General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Abbreviation UK
Teachers 1,880
Students 26,399
Foreigners 4%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Blue and white
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
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• Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
• Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
World ranking393
Country ranking93
Citations per Faculty274
Ranking in world by sphere
Life Sciences and Medicine272
Ranking in world by discipline
Economics & Business151
Cost of living in Lexington, USD/month
Accommodation 285 385
Food 276 461
Transportation 25 118
Communications and utilities 110 148
Clothing 22 81
Sports and leisure 23 86
Accommodation in Lexington, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre288
Shared room in city centre389
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre520
1 bedroom apartment in city centre720
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking393
QS World University Rankings591
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Webometrics Ranking92
Alternative title
Russian Университет Кентукки
Spanish Universidad De Kentucky
Chinese 肯塔基大学
Arabic جامعة كنتاكي
French Université de Kentucky
German University of Kentucky
Japanese ケンタッキー大学
Korean 켄터키대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Kentucky

Location on map - University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky (UK) - public higher education institution in United States.

University of Kentucky - Description

UK grew from the vision of one man, John Bowman. In 1865, after winning financial support through the federal Morrill Land-Grant College Act and private donations, Bowman saw the realization of his dream with the opening of the state's new Agricultural and Mechanical College. The college was renamed the University of Kentucky in 1916. The University of Kentucky will be one of the nation's 20 best public research universities, an institution recognized world-wide for excellence in teaching, research, and service and a catalyst for intellectual, social, cultural, and economic development. The University of Kentucky is a public, research-extensive, land grant university dedicated to enriching people's lives through excellence in teaching, research, and service. The University of Kentucky: Facilitates learning, informed by scholarship and research. Expands knowledge through research, scholarship and creative activity. Serves a global community by disseminating, sharing and applying knowledge. The University, as the flagship institution, plays a critical leadership role for the Commonwealth by promoting human and economic development that improves lives within Kentucky's borders and beyond. The University models a diverse community characterized by fairness and social justice.

Bachelor - University of Kentucky

The University of Kentucky (UK), founded in 1865, is a public land grant university dedicated to improving people’s lives through excellence in education, research and creative work, service and healthcare. As Kentucky’s flagship institution, UK plays a critical leadership role by promoting diversity, inclusion, economic development and human well-being. A diverse student body of 28,000, representing 117 countries, are studying in more than 100 undergraduate degree programs, more than 90 master’s programs and more than 90 doctoral programs in 16 academic and professional colleges – all on one centrally located campus. UK is pound to be one of the top 300 academic institutions in the world, and to offer its students more than 25 nationally ranked programs in the Top 20. Campus life at UK is never dull and provides countless ways to get involved and make new friends. With over 400 student organizations you’ll be sure to find a club, organization or volunteer opportunity that will enable you to explore your interests, while having fun. There are also frequent on-campus events such as live performances and sporting events. As a leading research university, there are over 70 centers for research, providing ample opportuntity to aid or participate in one...

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Accounting
Bachelor Agricultural Biotechnology
Bachelor Agricultural Economics
Bachelor Analytics
Bachelor Animal Sciences
Bachelor Anthropology - B.A.
Bachelor Anthropology - B.S.
Bachelor Architecture
Bachelor Art Education - B.A.
Bachelor Art History - B.A.
Bachelor Art Studio - B.A.
Bachelor Art Studio - B.F.A.
Bachelor Arts Administration - B.A.
Bachelor Biology - B.A.
Bachelor Biology - B.S.
Bachelor Biosystems Engineering
Bachelor Career and Technical Education
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry - B.A.
Bachelor Chemistry - B.S. – Biochemistry Option
Bachelor Chemistry - B.S. – Traditional Option
Bachelor Chinese Language and Literature (B.A.) – Coming Soon
Bachelor Civil Engineering
Bachelor Classics - B.A.
Bachelor Classics - B.S.
Bachelor Clinical Leadership and Management
Bachelor Communication
Bachelor Communication Disorders
Bachelor Communication Disorders - Graduate Program
Bachelor Community Communications and Leadership Development
Bachelor Computer Engineering
Bachelor Computer Science
Bachelor Dietetics
Bachelor Early Elementary Education
Bachelor Economics - B.A. (See Also College of Business and Economics)
Bachelor Economics - B.S. (See Also College of Business and Economics)
Bachelor Electrical Engineering
Bachelor English - B.A.
Bachelor English - B.S.
Bachelor Equine Science and Management
Bachelor Family Sciences
Bachelor Finance
Bachelor Food Science
Bachelor Forestry
Bachelor French - B.A.
Bachelor French - B.S.
Bachelor Gender and Womens Studies – B.A.
Bachelor Geography - B.A.
Bachelor Geography - B.S.
Bachelor Geology - B.A.
Bachelor Geology - B.S.
Bachelor German - B.A.
Bachelor German - B.S.
Bachelor Health Promotion
Bachelor History - B.A.
Bachelor History - B.S.
Bachelor Horticulture, Plant and Soil Sciences
Bachelor Hospitality Management and Tourism
Bachelor Human Nutrition
Bachelor Integrated Strategic Communication
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education
Bachelor Interior Design
Bachelor International Studies - B.A.
Bachelor International Studies - B.S.
Bachelor Japanese Language and Literature - B.A.
Bachelor Japanese Language and Literature - B.S.
Bachelor Journalism
Bachelor Kinesiology - Non-Teacher Certification Program
Bachelor Kinesiology - Teacher Certification Program
Bachelor Landscape Architecture
Bachelor Linguistics - B.A.
Bachelor Linguistics - B.S.
Bachelor Management
Bachelor Marketing
Bachelor Materials Engineering
Bachelor Mathematical Economics - B.A.
Bachelor Mathematical Economics - B.S.
Bachelor Mathematics - B.A.
Bachelor Mathematics - B.S.
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor Media Arts and Studies
Bachelor Medical Laboratory Science
Bachelor Merchandising, Apparel, and Textiles
Bachelor Middle School Education
Bachelor Mining Engineering
Bachelor Music - B.A.
Bachelor Music Education - B.M.M.E.
Bachelor Music Performance - B.M.
Bachelor Natural Resources and Environmental Science
Bachelor Nursing - Four Year
Bachelor Nursing - Rn
Bachelor Nursing - Second Degree B.S.N.
Bachelor Philosophy - B.A.
Bachelor Philosophy - B.S.
Bachelor Physics - B.A.
Bachelor Physics - B.S.
Bachelor Political Science - B.A.
Bachelor Political Science - B.S.
Bachelor Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Bachelor Psychology - B.A.
Bachelor Psychology - B.S.
Bachelor Russian Studies - B.A.
Bachelor Russian Studies - B.S.
Bachelor Secondary English Education
Bachelor Secondary Mathematics Education
Bachelor Secondary Science Education
Bachelor Secondary Social Studies Education
Bachelor Social Work
Bachelor Sociology - B.A.
Bachelor Sociology - B.S.
Bachelor Spanish - B.A.
Bachelor Spanish - B.S.
Bachelor Special Education - Learning and Behavior Disorders
Bachelor Special Education - Moderate/Severe Disabilities
Bachelor Theatre - B.A.
Bachelor Topical Studies (B.A./B.S.)

Programs - Master

Master Accounting
Master Agricultural Economics
Master Anatomy and Neurobiology (Ph.D. Only)
Master Animal Sciences
Master Anthropology
Master Applied Mathematics
Master Architecture
Master Art--Education Option (Masters Only)
Master Art--History Option (Masters Only)
Master Art--Studio Option (Masters Only)
Master Athletic Training (Masters Only)
Master Biology
Master Biomedical Engineering
Master Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
Master Business Administration
Master Chemical Engineering
Master Chemistry
Master Civil Engineering
Master Classics (Masters Only)
Master Clinical Research Design (Masters Only)
Master Clinical Sciences (Masters Only)
Master Communication
Master Communication Disorders (Masters Only)
Master Computer Science
Master Crop Science
Master Curriculum and Instruction (Ed.D. - Instruction and Administration)
Master Curriculum and Instruction--Early Childhood Education (Masters Only)
Master Curriculum and Instruction--Elementary Education (Masters Only)
Master Curriculum and Instruction--Instructional Systems Design (Masters Only)
Master Curriculum and Instruction--Middle School Education (Masters Only)
Master Curriculum and Instruction--Secondary Education (Masters Only)
Master Curriculum and Instruction—Reading (Masters Only)
Master Dentistry (Masters Only)
Master Diplomacy and International Commerce (Masters Only)
Master Early Childhood Education (Masters Only)
Master Economics
Master Educational Leadership (Ed.D. - Instruction and Administration)
Master Educational Leadership (Education Specialist and Certification)
Master Educational Leadership (Master of Education Only)
Master Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation (Ed.D.)
Master Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation (Ph.D. - Studies in Higher Education)
Master Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation--Higher Education (Masters Only)
Master Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation--Social and Philosophical Studies in Education (Masters Only)
Master Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology (Education Specialist)
Master Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology (Masters Only)
Master Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology (Masters, Education Specialist, Ph.D.)
Master Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology (Ph.D.)
Master Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology--School Psychology (Education Specialist)
Master Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology--School Psychology (Masters Only)
Master Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology--School Psychology (Ph.D.)
Master Electrical Engineering
Master Engineering (Masters Only)
Master English
Master Entomology
Master Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Ph.D. Only)
Master Exercise Science (Ph.D.)
Master Family Studies (Masters)
Master Family Studies (Ph.D.)
Master Forestry (Masters Only)
Master French (Masters Only)
Master Geography
Master Geology
Master German (Masters Only)
Master Gerontology (Ph.D. Only)
Master Health Administration (Masters Only)
Master Hispanic Studies
Master Historic Preservation (Masters Only)
Master History
Master Hospitality and Dietetic Administration (Masters Only)
Master Integrated Biomedical Sciences Curriculum
Master Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (Masters)
Master Interior Design (Masters Only)
Master Kinesiology and Health Promotion (Masters, Ed.D.)
Master Library Science (Masters Or Certification)
Master Manufacturing Systems Engineering (Masters Only)
Master Materials Science and Engineering
Master Mathematics
Master Mechanical Engineering
Master Medical Sciences (Masters Only)
Master Merchandising, Apparel and Textiles (Masters Only)
Master Microbiology (Ph.D. Only)
Master Mining Engineering
Master Molecular and Biomedical Pharmacology (Ph.D. Only)
Master Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry (Ph.D. Only)
Master Music--Composition Option (Masters Only)
Master Music--Education Option (Masters Only)
Master Music--Musicology Option (Masters Only)
Master Music--Musicology, Theory Or Education,(Ph.D.)
Master Music--Performance Option (Masters Only)
Master Music--Performance Or Composition (D.M.A.)
Master Music--Theory Option (Masters Only)
Master Nursing (Masters, Ph.D. and Certification)
Master Nutritional Sciences (Masters)
Master Nutritional Sciences (Ph.D.)
Master Pharmaceutical Sciences
Master Philosophy
Master Physician Assistant Studies (Masters Only)
Master Physics and Astronomy
Master Physiology (Ph.D. Only)
Master Plant and Soil Science (Masters Only)
Master Plant Physiology (Ph.D. Only)
Master Political Science
Master Psychology—Clinical (Ph.D. Only)
Master Psychology—Experimental (Ph.D. Only)
Master Public Administration
Master Public Health (Masters Only)
Master Radiation Science--Medical Physics Or Health Physics (Masters Only)
Master Rehabilitation Counseling (Masters Only)
Master Rehabilitation Sciences (Ph.D. Only)
Master Reproductive Sciences (Ph.D. Only)
Master Social Work
Master Sociology
Master Soil Science (Ph.D. only)
Master Special Education (Masters, Education Specialist, Ed.D.)
Master Statistics
Master Stem Education (Masters Only)
Master Theatre (Masters only)
Master Toxicology
Master Veterinary Science
Master Vocational Education (Masters and Rank I)
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