Weber

Weber State University

Weber
#1849 / #523
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Public university in Ogden, Utah, United States

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About Weber State University

According to Wikipedia, Weber State University is a public university in Ogden, Utah. It was founded in 1889 as Weber Stake Academy. It is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. History Weber State University was founded by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the Weber Stake Academy in 1889. "Weber" comes from the name of the county where the university is located. Weber County was named after John Henry Weber, an early fur trader. The university opened for students in 1889 with 98 students enrolled for classes The first principal of Weber Stake Academy was Louis F. Moench; he served from 1889 to 1892 and again from 1894 to 1902. In the latter year, Moench was succeeded as principal by David O. McKay, who served in that position until 1908. From 1914 to 1917, James L. Barker was the principal of the Weber Stake Academy.

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Weber State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Graduation Rate
41%

How Much Does Weber State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$5,329$899

How Much Do Weber State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Weber State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $49,900 per year. You also have a 84% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Weber State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
18,69417,990704

Where is Weber State University?

Weber State University is located at 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden UT 84408-1001

How Safe is Weber State University?

Weber State University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Ogden has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Weber State University Known For?

Weber State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Weber State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Business
#1077
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#1078
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#309
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business Degrees
Economics
#1869
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#1878
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#325
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economics Degrees
Chemistry
#1709
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#1735
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#328
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chemistry Degrees
Education
#1727
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#1731
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#405
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education Degrees
History
#1167
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#1145
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#411
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history Degrees
Earth Sciences
#1855
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#1871
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#448
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earth-science Degrees
Engineering
#3063
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#3074
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#514
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engineering Degrees
Political Science
#2276
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#2289
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#549
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political-science Degrees
Communications
#2085
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#2113
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#564
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communications Degrees
Medical
#2319
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#2322
Historical Rank
#632
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medicine Degrees
Mathematics
#2709
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#2752
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#667
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math Degrees
Physics
#2900
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#2923
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#669
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physics Degrees
Computer Science
#3005
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#3013
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#671
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computer-science Degrees
Literature
#2090
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#2148
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#688
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literature Degrees
Anthropology
#2282
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#2294
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#735
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anthropology Degrees
Psychology
#1924
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#1936
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#743
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psychology Degrees
Philosophy
#2506
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#2547
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#749
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philosophy Degrees
Social Work
#1920
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#1921
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#790
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social-work Degrees
Biology
#4131
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#4154
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#965
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biology Degrees
Sociology
#3280
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#3287
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#987
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sociology Degrees
Nursing
#2552
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#2553
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#1010
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nursing Degrees
Criminal Justice
#2842
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#2845
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#1469
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criminal-justice Degrees

Who Are Weber State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Weber State University's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, History, and Education. Here are some of Weber State University's most famous alumni:

Boyd K. Packer
Boyd K. Packer
An Apostle of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Ernest L. Wilkinson
Ernest L. Wilkinson
A President of Brigham Young University.
Fawn M. Brodie
An American historian and biographer.
Brad Bushman
An American psychologist.
Damian Lillard
Damian Lillard
An American professional basketball player .
James D. Kirylo
James D. Kirylo
An Italian academic.
David M. Kennedy
An American diplomat .
Philip Barlow
Philip Barlow
An American historian of religion .
Todd Rose
An American psychologist.
Thomas G. Alexander
An American historian.
Dean Hughes
An American writer.
Josh Heupel
Josh Heupel
An American football player and coach .

Who Are Weber State University's Most Influential Faculty?