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Union College (KY)

Barbourville, KY, USA
3.62 Average Rating

Founded in 1879, Union College is a 4-year liberal arts college in southeast Kentucky affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Union grants bachelor’s degrees in over 30 academic majors and 25 minors and all classes are founded on higher order thinking. With campus in the Appalachian Mountains, Union is home to the Turner Outdoor Center dedicated to wilderness preservation and ecological research. The college is also a short distance from attractions such as Pine Mountain State Resort Park and the Daniel Boone National Forest.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • United Methodist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
64%
Out-Of-State Students
33%
0
100
67%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 20
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 970
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,309
Total Number of Undergrads
1,094
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
21%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
34%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,051
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$27,215
Out-of-State Tuition
$27,215
0
100
68%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$17,100
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
49%
51%
Student Organizations
21
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Knoxville
Lexington
Cincinnati
Louisville
Johnson City
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$32,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.62 Average Rating
it is a beautiful campus with friendly staff and body of students. there is usually always something to do, whether fun or for class. the food is great as well.
Lauren from Barbourville, KY
Union is a home away from home. The teachers are truly one to one. The campus is very united.
Neysa from Barbourville, KY

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