University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky (referred to as Kentucky) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lexington, KY. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees at University of Kentucky is $12,484 for Kentucky residents and $31,294 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 29,986 and student to faculty ratio is 6.25% (16 to 1).

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Who Accredits University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1915 - Current).

University of Kentucky Overview

University of Kentucky (referred to as Kentucky) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lexington, KY. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees at University of Kentucky is $12,484 for Kentucky residents and $31,294 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 29,986 and student to faculty ratio is 6.25% (16 to 1).

Kentucky 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$31,294
$12,484 for Kentucky Residents
Acceptance Rate96%
Student Population29,986
Graduation Rate66%
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Kentucky is $12,484 for Kentucky residents and $31,294 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at University of Kentucky is $13,538 for Kentucky residents and $33,216 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. University of Kentucky offers the alternative tuition plans. 88% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $10,865 (exclude student loans).

Kentucky 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
Kentucky Residents$12,484
Out-of-State$31,294
Graduate
Kentucky Residents$13,538
Out-of-State$33,216
Average Financial Amount$10,865

The acceptance rate at University of Kentucky is 96% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 30%.
The average SAT score is 1,175 and the average ACT score is 26. University of Kentucky accepts dual credit, credit for life experiences, advanced placement(AP) credits.

Kentucky 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate96%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)30%
SAT Scores1,175
ACT Scores26

University of Kentucky offers the distance education programs that all courses for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for undergraduate and graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively. University of Kentucky offers ROTC, study abroad, weekend/evening college, teacher certification program. On University of Kentucky campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.

Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Kentucky
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Kentucky Key Statistics

Quickly Check the Key Statistics of University of Kentucky

96%

Acceptance Rate

29,986

Total Number of Students

$31,294

Tuition & Fees

1,754

Total Full-time Faculties

16 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

66%

Graduation Rate

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