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About University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky is a Public, 4 years college located in Lexington, Kentucky.
It has a total enrollment of 29,986 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at University of Kentucky is 96.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Kentucky is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
AddressSouth Limestone, Lexington, KY 40506-0032
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Kentucky is 96.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 30.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate96.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)30.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at University of Kentucky, for academic year 2019-2020 is $12,484 for Kentucky residents and $31,294 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $13,538 for Kentucky residents and $33,216 for out-of-students.
Kentucky ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$12,484$31,294
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,538$33,216

Student Population

At University of Kentucky, total 29,986 are attending classes. Among them, 4,976 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Kentucky has 22,227 students and the graduate school has 7,759 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students29,986
Undergraduate Students22,227
Graduate Students7,759
Online Enrollment4,976

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs346 Programs
Number of online programs23 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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