University of Kentucky

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Public
Campus Setting
City
Student Teacher Ratio
18:1
Student Population
26,295
Campus Size
Very Large

Degrees Issued

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate

Contact Info

Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0032
(859) 257-9000

  • Kentucky Schools
  • Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics in 2010

Statistics

Faculty Overview

Average University of Kentucky Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$59,250
Lecturers
$46,562
Assistant Professors
$68,124
Associate Professors
$75,670
Professors
$104,099

University of Kentucky Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
2,250
Executive & Administrative
402
Other Professional
2,931
Non Professional
4,670
Total10,253

Percent Teachers At University of Kentucky

Teachers 21.94%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the University of Kentucky

Tenured
837
On Tenured Track
316
Not On Tenured Track
123

Tenure Status for instructors & Researchers at the University of Kentucky by Gender

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 74%
Women 26%
Men 56%
Women 44%
Men 41%
Women 59%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at University of Kentucky

Native American
5
Asian
413
African American
848
Hispanic
76
Total1,342

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the University of Kentucky

Native American
4
Asian
138
African American
136
Hispanic
33
Total311

Full Time Faculty Minorities at University of Kentucky by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 60%
W 40%
M 55%
W 45%
M 41%
W 59%
M 47%
W 53%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the University of Kentucky by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 25%
W 75%
M 33%
W 67%
M 40%
W 60%
M 58%
W 42%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

University of Kentucky New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 62%
W 38%
Total150
M 10%
W 90%
Total31
M 31%
W 69%
Total61
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 56%
W 44%
Total36
M 89%
W 11%
Total9

School Overview

U.S. News University of Kentucky School Ranking

#124

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 76%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

University of Kentucky Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 80%
Returning Students 29%
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

University of Kentucky Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 29%
Graduated Students 58%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

University of Kentucky Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 58%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

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