Kentucky Christian University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Grayson, KY


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About Kentucky Christian University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Christian Churches and Churches of Christ  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Kentucky Christian University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Grayson, Kentucky. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 689, and admissions are highly selective, with an acceptance rate of 28%. The university offers 15 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 31%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $20,600.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

28% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Not required or recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Required

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required


SAT 25th-75th Percentile 823-860

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-21

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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Students Enrolled


Online Student Enrollment


Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.










Two or more races


Non-U.S. Citizen


American Indian/Alaska Native



Information not available

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander


Female student population


Socio-economic diversity

42% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs


Online Programs


Total Online Enrollment


Student Location Breakout

15% 85%

Percent of Programs Online

75% On-campus

25% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's Not offered

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 100% online

Doctorate Not offered

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $20,600 $20,600
Graduate $4,950 $4,950

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time, degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $1,200
On-campus room and board $8,700
On-campus other expenses $5,100
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $8,700
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $11,700
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $8,866

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $35,600 $35,600
Off-campus without family $42,200 $42,200
Off-campus with family $30,666 $30,666

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,252
State Grant Aid $4,197
Institution Grant Aid $10,103
Pell Grant Aid $4,533

Financial Outlook


Average salary 6 years after starting school


Average student debt after graduation


Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.