Eastern Kentucky University

Men's MCLA Contact: Chris Murne
Profile
Size
8 / 10
14,143 Undergrads / 16,612 Students
Cost
2 / 10
$12,659 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
87% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Independent

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Town: Distant

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
73%
Overall Graduation Rate
44%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
29% / 49%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Location
521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, KY, 40475, Richmond, KY, 40475 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Lexington Kentucky Area
  • Louisville Kentucky Area
  • Cincinnati Area
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Huntington West Virginia Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Dayton Ohio Area
  • Johnson City Tennessee Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Indianapolis Indiana Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
Where Grads Work
  • University of Kentucky
  • Fayette County Public Schools (KY)
  • The Whitley Associates LLC
  • US Army
  • Madison County Schools
  • Jefferson County Public Schools
  • Amazon
  • Humana
  • Kroger
  • Lexmark International Inc.
  • University of Kentucky HealthCare
  • United States Air Force
  • UPS
  • KCTCS
  • Walmart
What Grads Do
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Healthcare Services
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Support
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Finance
  • Community and Social Services
  • Human Resources
  • Consulting
  • Media and Communication
  • Military and Protective Services
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
460 - 580
Math
480 - 570
Total
920 - 1180
ACT
English
20 - 26
Math
18 - 25
Composite
20 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 400 - 520 for SAT; 6 - 8 for ACT

SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 9,187 3,752 5,435
% Admitted 87% 87% 88%
% Admits That Enroll 32% 34% 31%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.29
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Professions (19%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (15%)
    Business (10%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (8%)
    Education (7%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Engineering Technology (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (3%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (2%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Social Sciences (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (2%)
    Legal Professions (1%)
    History (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
    Agriculture (1%)
    Transportation & Materials Moving (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Communication Technology
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $12,659

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$9,366 $18,180
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$9,728 $9,728
    Personal Expenses$2,800 $2,800
     
    Sticker Price$23,094 $30,646

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    98% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship97%$8,234
    Federal Grants46%$4,558
    Pell Grants46%$4,359
    Other Federal17%$537
    State & Local Grants88%$2,366
    Institutional Grants60%$6,387
     
    Student Loans60%$5,748
    Federal Loans59%$5,236
    Other Loans3%$9,811

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $64.8 Million $3,899

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,125.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,000 $246

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 10.6%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 8,204 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $36,100

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.15 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 29% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 9 9
    Fondling 2 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 1
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 27 11
    Motor Vehicle Theft 5 -
    Arson 1 -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Comprehensive programs
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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