University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky is located in Kentucky, Frankfort.

It is ranked as #127 in Best National University.

It is a public University.

University of Kentucky offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Less than one year certificate
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at University of Kentucky for undergraduate program was 94.48%.

Last year, 19324 students applied for undergraduate program and 18258 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 94.48% makes it not so competitive to get admission.

7046 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

1313 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 585 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

University of Kentucky had 23361 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

398 students were enrolled in top 6 Masters degree programs.

University of Kentucky offers 129 graduate programs specialization.

University of Kentucky does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is not so competitive.

6th in the country in full-time, long-term, bar passage required and JD advantage employment, excluding school funded jobs for the class of 2017[1]. Jobs funded by a graduate law school university are excluded. Our doctoral graduates have an excellent job record, with most of them pursuing careers in academics. This is a competitive program that provides in-state tuition, a stipend and a job upon graduation through a two-year employment commitment with the Cabinet following successful completion of the program.


University of Kentucky has been ranked 127.


Acceptance Rate: 95.85%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $31,215

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $29,331

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $10,487

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $10,178

University of Kentucky most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Law : 162
Pharmacy : 141
Medicine : 132
Social Work : 108
Library Science : 75

University of Kentucky most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Marketing Management : 284
Registered Nurse : 272
Psychology : 247
Biology and Biological Sciences : 243
Mechanical Engineering : 184