Provo has been ranked as one of the top 10 most educated cities in America!
According to WalletHub, higher levels of education directly correlate with higher earnings, so with that and a new academic year on the mind, the site compared the 150 largest U.S. metropolitan statistical areas based on 11 key metrics analyzing everything from quality of public schools to racial education gaps, as well as adults age 25 and up with a bachelor’s degree or higher.
Their main findings also ranked Provo with the 4th highest percentage of high school diploma holders in the nation, the 2nd highest percentage of Associates Degree holders in the nation, and the 2nd highest average of University quality.
Research shows that a skilled and educated workforce provides a significant boost to the economy. Check out all their findings, expert insight from a panel of researchers, and a full description of their methodology here: https://wallethub.com/edu/most-and-least-educated-cities/6656/