Union College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

310 College Street, Box 005

Barbourville, KY 40906

(606) 546-1229

(800) 489-8646

Fax: (606) 546-1667



Contact: Jerry Jackson

Dean of Enrollment Management
Main Address

310 College Street

Barbourville, KY 40906

(606) 546-4151

www.unionky.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 820

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 244

Degree-seeking undergrads: 804

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $10

Online application fee: $10
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 76%

Open admission, but with selective admission to some programs


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Education

Elementary Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious Education 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.

Union College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(606) 546-4151
Website:www.unionky.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.unionky.edu/Apply/default.asp
Address:310 College St, Barbourville, KY 40906-1499
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,203
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):34%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:571 (47% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$25,135
Out-of-state Tuition:$25,135
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$17,100

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Union College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Union College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services42
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1177
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs151
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies3
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology13
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences1
Grand total213513

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Union College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Education4
Health Professions and Related Programs111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Psychology3
Grand total1210

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Union College 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$25,135
Out-of-state$25,135
Books and supplies$1,470

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,650
Out-of-state$9,650

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid212100%
Grant or scholarship aid212100%$17,100
Student loan aid17181%$6,614

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid77189%$17,627
Federal student loans60770%$6,864

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,344718626
Percent admitted100%65%71%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%22%17%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

Union College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,203
Undergraduate enrollment976
Graduate enrollment227

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

Union College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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