University of Utah

The University of Utah is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. The University is a public, coeducational research University. It was founded in the year 1850 as the University of Deseret by the General Assembly by the provisional State of Deseret. This University is the oldest institution of higher education known. The university offers more than 100 undergraduate programs and more than 90 graduate degree programs. Education in US is regarded high and so is this university. This is the only University that has the accreditation for the program of Agriculture as well as the only medical school.

The football team of the institution has known recently for winning the 2005 Fiesta Bowl and the 2009 Sugar Bowl. The University's athletic teams, the Utes, participate NCCA Division I athletics. The major ampus covers an area up to 1,534 acres, including the Health Sciences complex, Research Park, and Fort Douglas. The university offers 72 undergraduate majors, more than 70 minors and certificates, more than 40 teaching majors and minors, and 95 major fields of study at the graduate level. In the year 2010, the undergraduate and graduate student body was 30,819, with 23,371 undergraduate students and 7,448 graduate students.