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School Information
Location
South Limestone
Lexington, KY 40506-0032
Setting: Large City
Selectivity
Acceptance Rate: 96% (2019)
Completion Rate: 66% (2019)
Student Body
Total Enrollments: 29,402 (2019)
Men: 12,849
Women: 16,553
Costs
In State Tuition: $11,011 (2019)
Out of State Tuition: $29,331 (2019)
Books: $1,000
On Campus Room & Board: $13,210
Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized Accreditations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
  • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship (College of Agriculture)
  • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship (University of Kentucky Hospital-Nutrition Services)
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
  • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
  • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
  • Predoctoral (College of Dentistry)
  • Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency) (College of Dentistry - General Practice Residency 12 month program)
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) (College of Dentistry)
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics (College of Dentistry)
  • Pediatric Dentistry (College of Dentistry)
  • Periodontics (College of Dentistry)
  • Orofacial Pain
American Optometric Association, Accreditation Council on Optometric Education
  • Optometry (OPTR) - Residency programs (Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences)
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
  • School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., Accreditation Commission
  • (SCPE) - Clinical pastoral education (CPE) centers offering CPE and supervisory CPE programs (University of Kentucky Hospital)
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
  • Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health
  • Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health
  • Public Health (PHBG) - Baccalaureate and Graduate level school of public health
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
  • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

* Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

** Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

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