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University of Kentucky is a Public, 4 years college located in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky ranked 92nd in National Universities and 1st in Kentucky Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 31,547 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 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. Kentucky's acceptance rate is 95.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Kentucky is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of University of Kentucky and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40506-0032|
|Net Price Calculator||https://uky.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (very high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of University of Kentucky is 95.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 29.00%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||95.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||29.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$50|
|Graduate Application Fees||$65|
Tuition & Fees
Kentucky's 2023 tuition & fees is $12,859 for Kentucky residents and $32,276 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 2.11% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($31,608).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $13,946 for Kentucky residents and $34,259 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 2.12% compared to the last year's rate.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$12,859||$32,276|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$13,946||$34,259|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 31,547 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 3,447 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Kentucky has 22,735 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 8,812 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services
Kentucky offers 417 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 31 out of the 417 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Kentucky
|Number of programs||417 Programs|
|Number of online programs||31 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||Certificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year|
1 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|