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University of Kentucky Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Lexington, KY

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Public Services, Other
  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Dance, General
  • Digital Arts
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Finance, General
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Food Science
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Forest Sciences and Biology
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Human Nutrition
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Interior Design
  • International/Global Studies
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other
  • Linguistics
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining and Mineral Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physician Assistant
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Physical Therapy Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
  • Radio and Television
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Technical Teacher Education
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Engineering, Health professions and related sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
1,663
Part-Time Faculty
370
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
74%
Regular Class Size
Not reported
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
4,405,071
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1000
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Science in Education, Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Science in Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Mining Engineering, Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering, Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Master of Science in Radiological Medical Physics, Master of Science in Engineering Mechanics, Master of Business Administration, Master of Civil Engineering, Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Master of Health Administration, Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Master of Science, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Science in Forestry, Master of Science in Health Professions, Master of Science in Nutritional Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Science in Physical Therapy, Master of Engineering, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Science in Communication Disorders, Professional Master of Biomedical Engineering, Master of Science in Mining, Master of Science in Materials Engineering

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Allied Health--General
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Astronomy
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Economics
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Educational Policy
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Forestry
  • Geology
  • German
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Higher Education
  • History
  • Information Science
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Middle School Education
  • Mineral/Mining Engineering
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Reading Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Statistics
  • Veterinary Sciences

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Science, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Allied Health--General
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Economics
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Educational Policy
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Geology
  • Higher Education
  • History
  • Information Science
  • Law
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Middle School Education
  • Mineral/Mining Engineering
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Reading Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Statistics
  • Veterinary Sciences

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