University of Kentucky Comparison

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Overview

Kentucky
Location Lexington, KY
Setting Large City
Enrollment 29,986
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #281
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website uky.edu
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Costs

Kentucky
Tuition (In State) $11,135
Tuition (Out of State) $29,945
Room & Board $13,588
Avg Net Price $19,831
Avg Grant Aid $11,791
% Receiving Grant Aid 94%

Admission

Kentucky
Applied 19,648
Admitted 18,932
Acceptance Rate 96.4%
Enrolled % 25.8%
Avg High School GPA 3.56
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Difficult
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 22/29
SAT Range 1070/1280
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline Feb 15, 2022

Academics

Kentucky
Student to Faculty Ratio 16:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (19%)
  • Communication (8%)
  • Engineering (8%)
  • Education (8%)
  • Social Sciences (8%)

Outcomes

Kentucky
Graduation Rate 59%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $51,000
Making Student Loan Payments 62%
Median Student Loan Debt $22,750
Median Loan Payment $235

Diversity

Kentucky
% Men 42%
% Women 58%
Racial Diversity Low
HBCU No
% White 76%
% Black 8%
% Hispanic 4%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 3%
% Unknown Race 3%

Students

Kentucky
% In-State 62%
% Out-of-State 37%

Campus

Kentucky
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/