Union College Barbourville: Review & Facts

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Union College Barbourville is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,215 students enrolled. This college was established in 1879 and is the only school located in Barbourville, Kentucky.

Union College Barbourville is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Union College Barbourville will give you the option to receive a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Union College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Medical, Psychology, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
53%
The student retention rate at Union College Barbourville is low at 53% (way below Kentucky average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Union College Barbourville is very low - 27%.

Student to faculty ratio at Union College Barbourville is good: 10:1. Find out more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,100
Average tuition cost is high, about $20,000 per academic year. The additional fees at Union College Barbourville not covered by tuition are approximately $1,100; this comes to $21,100 annually.

Read the details about Union College Barbourville 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



Acceptance
Rate
77%
According to recent data, 1,129 applications were submitted and 865 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Union College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,000
Union College Barbourville provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Union College Barbourville, 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-
Union College Barbourville provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: roughly $3,000 annually.

Army ROTC programs are available at Union College. 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, Union College Barbourville appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Union College Barbourville Location and Maps



Post Address: Union College Barbourville, 310 College St, Barbourville, Kentucky 40906-1499, USA
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