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Colleges / University of Pikeville

University of Pikeville

Pikeville, KY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate80%
Acceptance Rate80%

University of Pikeville Academics

University of Pikeville requires a minimum of 120 semester hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at University of Pikeville, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. University of Pikeville accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, University of Pikeville has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 33% of students who start college at University of Pikeville graduate within six years.

University of Pikeville offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: University of Pikeville may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Are Required At University of Pikeville?

University of Pikeville has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with University of Pikeville directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at University of Pikeville

When choosing a major, University of Pikeville students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at University of Pikeville.

Student Designed Majors

University of Pikeville allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.

Senior Projects

University of Pikeville does not require a senior project for all students.

Double Majoring at University of Pikeville

University of Pikeville offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About University of Pikeville

Does University of Pikeville Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ University of Pikeville does offer services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does University of Pikeville Have An Online Program?

✅ University of Pikeville has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does University of Pikeville Offer AP Credit?

✅ University of Pikeville offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does University of Pikeville Have An Honors Program?

✅ University of Pikeville offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does University of Pikeville Require Internships?

🟨 University of Pikeville does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.

Additional Information About University of Pikeville

University of Pikeville Library

The main library on campus is the Allara Library and there are 2 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at University of Pikeville

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

University of Pikeville does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does University of Pikeville have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

University of Pikeville does not have any ROTC programs.

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Campus Setting

Small Town

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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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