Union College, Kentucky

Union College, Kentucky Ranking

country rank: 1446
world rank: 4522

University Overview

Union College İN Kentucky Ranking, was established in 1879 and is a non-profit private higher-education university based in the rural environment of Barbourville, Kentucky (population range of 2,500-9,999). Union College İN Kentucky Ranking is a modest (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education university officially associated with the Christian-Methodist faith. It is approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Union College in Kentucky provides a variety of courses and services that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 141-year-old American university has a preferential enrollment program focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance scale of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Union College, Kentucky also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange programs, online classes and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Union College, Kentucky Ranking

University Identity

Name Union College, Kentucky
Founded 1879
Motto Pro Deo et Homine For God and Humanity
Colours Orange and black

University Location

Address 310 College Street Barbourville 40906-1499 Kentucky United States
Tel +1 (606) 546 4151
Fax +1 (606) 546 1609

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 310 College Street Barbourville 40906-1499 (606) 546 1750 800 489 8646

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation United Methodist Church - www.gbhem.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Union College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 83,534 physical volumes, 2,862 physical media, 24,416 digital/electronic medium and 99 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Union College, Kentucky provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 418 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

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