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

Grayson, KY

$20,600

Avg tuition

BestColleges.com is an advertising-supported site. Featured or trusted partner programs and all school search, finder, or match results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other editorially-independent information published on this site.

Ready to take the next step?

Discover programs by subject area to find the best college for your future.

Search all programs

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 & ACT

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.

Learn more about how we determine school awards

689

Students Enrolled

15%

Online Student Enrollment

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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

Demographics

White

58%

Unknown

16%

Black

16%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Asian

Information not available

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

44%

Socio-economic diversity

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

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

4

Total Online Enrollment

102

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

42%

State Grant Aid

35%

Institution Grant Aid

87%

Pell Grant

42%

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

$30k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$23k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

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.