Transylvania University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

300 North Broadway

Lexington, KY 40508-1797

(859) 233-8242

(800) 872-6798

Fax: (859) 281-3649



Contact: Brad Goan

Director of Admissions
Main Address

300 North Broadway

Lexington, KY 40508-1797

(859) 233-8300

www.transy.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,158

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 317

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,154

Setting

Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 80%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 84%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Transylvania University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (859) 233-8300
Website: www.transy.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.transy.edu/admission/apply
Address: 300 N Broadway, Lexington, KY 40508-1797
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 987
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 75%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 987 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $38,750
Out-of-state Tuition: $38,750
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $23,991

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Transylvania University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Transylvania University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 2
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 6
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4
History 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 7
Visual and Performing Arts 6
Grand total 40

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Transylvania University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $38,750
Out-of-state $38,750
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 282 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 282 100% $23,991
Student loan aid 183 65% $6,981

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 950 99% $24,019
Federal student loans 565 59% $6,500

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Transylvania University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Transylvania University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,662 604 1,058
Percent admitted 100% 89% 89%
Percent admitted who enrolled 18% 20% 17%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Transylvania University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 987
Undergraduate enrollment 987
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Transylvania University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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