University of Pikeville: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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University of Pikeville is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,535 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
23
Fair
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 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Business, Management, Biology, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
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.

The student retention rate at University of Pikeville is low at 58% (below Kentucky average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Pikeville is very low: 29%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Pikeville is pretty decent: 15:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,900
High
Average tuition price is fairly high, $18,900 annually.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
100%
Easy
As reported in recent government data, 2,408 applications were submitted and 2,408 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Pikeville in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,100
Medium
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-
Unsafe
University of Pikeville provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 900 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- around $4,100 a 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, University of Pikeville appears to be a relatively unsafe 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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