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Eagle Mountain is home to a young, highly-educated, skilled, and very motivated workforce. Our residents have diverse backgrounds and experience and are ready to share their talents with your business.

What has created this appealing workforce? Great educational institutions nearby, a family-centered culture, and high growth that has pushed a lot of young families into the area but requiring them to leave town to work. Our residents want to work in Eagle Mountain and are waiting for opportunities with businesses like yours.

Local Universities to Recruit from

Brigham Young University

BYU seeks to develop students of faith, intellect, and character who have the skills and the desire to continue learning and to serving others throughout their lives. These are the common aims of all education at BYU. Both those who teach in the classroom and those who direct activities outside the classroom are responsible for contributing to this complete educational vision. A BYU education should be: Spiritually Strengthening, Intellectually Enlarging, Character Building, Leading to Lifelong Learning and Service. 

Location: Provo, UT

Students: 35,000

Highest Degree Offered: Doctorate

Total Degree Programs: 298

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University of Utah

The U offers outstanding programs in engineering, business, and the fine arts, among others; its law and medical schools are ranked in the top 50 nationwide (according to U.S. News and World Report). The University is ranked among the top 35 research institutions in the nation, according to the National Science Foundation. Cutting-edge research and care are offered through the Huntsman Cancer Institute and the Eccles Institute for Human Genetics. University Hospital serves as a clinical training ground for more than 1,000 students, and the John A. Moran Eye Center is the largest eye-care and vision-research center between the Mississippi River and the West Coast.

Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Students: 32,000

Highest Degree Offered: Doctorate

Total Degree Programs: 390

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Utah Valley University

UVU is an open admission institution with a commitment to student success. UVU seeks to prepare students as much as possible for their career and life. There is a strong emphasis to provide learning outside of the classroom, and to incorporate real world experiences into the curriculum. UVU is committed to preparing all students and employees for success in an increasingly complex, diverse, and globalized society. We value and promote collegial relationships and mutual respect among students, faculty, and staff.

Location: Orem, UT

Students: 38,000

Highest Degree Offered: Master’s

Total Degree Programs: 204

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Mountainland Technical College

MTECH has partnered with Associated General Contractors on a general contractors apprenticeship program. Facilities for that program are located in Salt Lake County. In addition, MTECH partners with business and educational entities to provide educational offerings in both Summit and Wasatch County. These developments have made it possible to continue offering instruction on the latest equipment by instructors that are highly respected in education, business, and industry.

Location: Lehi, UT

Students: 2,555

Highest Degree Offered: Certificate

Total Degree Programs: 35

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