University of Pikeville: Review & Facts

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University of Pikeville is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,035 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1889 and is the only school located in Pikeville, Kentucky.

University of Pikeville is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
University of Pikeville will give you the option to receive an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of Pikeville deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Business, Management, Criminal Justice, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
52%
The student retention rate at University of Pikeville is low at 52% (way below Kentucky average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Pikeville is low: 35%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Pikeville is reasonably decent: 21:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,100
Average tuition price is fairly high, $17,100 annually.

Read the details about University of Pikeville additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is $75.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at University of Pikeville and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (606) 218-5250 or check University of Pikeville Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,400
University of Pikeville provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Pikeville, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
University of Pikeville offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 900 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $3,400 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of Pikeville. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of Pikeville appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Pikeville Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Pikeville, 147 Sycamore St, Pikeville, Kentucky 41501, USA
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