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Colleges / Kentucky Christian University

Kentucky Christian University

Grayson, KY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate48%
Acceptance Rate48%

About Kentucky Christian University

CHRIST. CHARACTER. CAREER. Kentucky Christian University is a private, non-profit Christian university located in the beautiful foothills of Eastern Kentucky. For over a century, KCU has been transforming the hearts and minds of students through a Christ-Centered academic community that is both academically rigorous and intimately personal

Kentucky Christian University Overview

Kentucky Christian University is a private, religious school in the small town setting of Grayson, KY. Kentucky Christian University was founded in 1919 and presently has around 600 students a year, which includes 600 undergraduates. Kentucky Christian University offers on-campus housing for up to 588 students. Most students live in off campus housing, and 60% of students spend their weekends on campus.

Student Activities at Kentucky Christian University

Interested in music or performing? Join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Kentucky Christian University does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Kentucky Christian University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Kentucky Christian University on the Student Life page.

2022 Kentucky Christian University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 48%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 15%
Tuition $23,100

Is Kentucky Christian University a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer look at what Kentucky Christian University offers and if it might be a good choice for you.

Kentucky Christian University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Kentucky Christian University. Kentucky Christian University admitted 48% of all applicants in 2021. Out of 886 applications received in 2022, 423 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Kentucky Christian University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 73% of students who start at Kentucky Christian University come back the next year. Around 34% of students who started at Kentucky Christian University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Kentucky Christian University Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Kentucky Christian University by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Kentucky Christian University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Kentucky Christian University's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2021, the total market value of Kentucky Christian University's endowment was $6.2 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. For each full-time student, Kentucky Christian University spends about $5,343 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Kentucky Christian University

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Kentucky Christian University's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

Students in the class of 2022 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $30,578 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Kentucky Christian University.

Based on this information, how does Kentucky Christian University sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Kentucky Christian University a good school for you?

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Where is Kentucky Christian University Located?

Kentucky Christian University is located in the small town setting of Grayson, KY.

If you are interested in seeing Kentucky Christian University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Located on I-64 to Grayson, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Huntington Tri-State.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Kentucky Christian University and Grayson are like without leaving home.

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College Info

Kentucky Christian University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

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Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Kentucky Christian University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 23

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

23 and Above

Good

18 to 23

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Kentucky Christian University is 20. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into Kentucky Christian University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 23 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Kentucky Christian University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Kentucky Christian University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$600

In State

$600

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
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Fees
$600
$600
Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Kentucky Christian University is like? There are approximately 600 students enrolled at Kentucky Christian University. 83% percent of students attend school full-time, 49% percent are from KY and 51% percent of students are from other states.

83%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

49%

In State

51%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

600

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

48%

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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