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University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY
University Website: www.uky.edu
Apply Online: www.uky.edu/Admission/apply.htm
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Coordinates: 38°02′N 84°30′W / 38.033°N 84.500°W / 38.033; -84.500

The University of Kentucky (UK) is a public co-educational university in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1865 by John Bowman as the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Kentucky, the university is one of the state's two land-grant universities, the largest college or university in the state, with 28,094 students as of Fall 2011, and the highest ranked research university in the state according to U.S. News and World Report.

Students are divided into 16 colleges, a graduate school, 93 undergraduate programs, 99 master programs, 66 doctoral programs, and four professional programs. The University of Kentucky has fifteen libraries on campus. The largest is William T. Young Library, a federal depository, hosting subjects related to social sciences, humanities and life sciences collections. In recent years, the university has focused expenditures increasingly on research, following a compact formed by the Kentucky General Assembly in 1997. The directive mandated that the university become a Top 20 public research institution, in terms of an overall ranking to be determined by the university itself, by the year 2020.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $17,734.00 avg tuition

South Limestone
Lexington, KY 40506-0032
(859) 257-9000

Apply online Admissions:
www.uky.edu/Admission
Financial Aid:
www.uky.edu/FinancialAid

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Kentucky

Statistics:
Applied 13,537
Admitted 9,275 69%
Enrolled total 4,328
Full Time: 4,282
Part Time 46
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 490 620
SAT Math 500 630
SAT Writing 480 590
ACT Composite 22 28
ACT English 22 28
ACT Math 21 27
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 82%
4-year graduation rate 32%
6-year graduation rate 60%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline 2013-02-15
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline 2013-02-15
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Kentucky

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $8,122.00 $8,122.00 $17,734.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,006.00 $1,006.00 $1,006.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $339.00 $339.00 $740.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $8,860.00 $8,860.00 $19,320.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,006.00 $1,006.00 $1,006.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $493.00 $493.00 $1,074.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $10,000.00 $10,000.00 $2,240.00
Other Expenses $2,240.00 $2,240.00 $2,240.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $65.00
Books and Supplies $800.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 75%
Percent receiving grant aid 68%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,676.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 46%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,074.00

University of Kentucky

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agricultural Economics X X
Agricultural Public Services, Other X
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other X
Agronomy and Crop Science X X
Animal Sciences, General X X
Food Science X
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management X
Plant Sciences, Other X
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X X
Landscape Architecture X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Biotechnology X
Entomology X
Toxicology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business/Commerce, General X X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Finance, General X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X
Management Science X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication X
Radio and Television X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Health Teacher Education X
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X X
Technical Teacher Education X
ENGINEERING
Agricultural Engineering X X
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X
Chemical Engineering X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Computer Engineering, General X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Manufacturing Engineering X
Materials Engineering X
Mechanical Engineering X X
Mining and Mineral Engineering X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Apparel and Textiles, General X
Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X X
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X X
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
French Language and Literature X X
German Language and Literature X X
Japanese Language and Literature X
Linguistics X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X X
Dental Clinical Sciences, General X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X X
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design X
Physician Assistant X
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies X
Public Health, General X
Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General X
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor X
HISTORY
History, General X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other X
LIBRARY SCIENCE
Library and Information Science X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Financial Mathematics X
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Historic Preservation and Conservation X
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
Nutrition Sciences X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Forest Sciences and Biology X X
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Clinical Psychology X
Counseling Psychology X
Educational Psychology X
Experimental Psychology X
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Economics, General X X
Geography X X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X X
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X X
Interior Design X X
Music History, Literature, and Theory X X
Music Performance, General X X
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