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University of Pikeville is a private not-for-profit institution located in Pikeville, Kentucky. The surrounding location of Pikeville is ideal for students who enjoy the charms of a college town.

3 Undergraduate Degrees
$21,892 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
100% Acceptance Rate

Where Is University of Pikeville?

Location of University of Pikeville

Contact details for UPIKE are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 147 Sycamore St, Pikeville, KY 41501
Phone: 606-218-5250

How Do I Get Into UPIKE?

You can apply to UPIKE online at:

Admission Requirements for UPIKE

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program considered but not required
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into UPIKE?

100% Acceptance Rate
50% Of Accepted Are Women
9% Submit SAT Scores
Since University of Pikeville has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.Approximately 50% of accepted students are men and 50% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 100%, and the acceptance rate for women is 100%.

Average Test Scores

About 9% of students accepted to UPIKE submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 440 and 520. Math scores were between 440 and 540.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for University of Pikeville  ( 440 to 520 )

SAT Math Scores for University of Pikeville  ( 440 to 540 )
UPIKE received ACT scores from 89% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 16 and 23. Math scores were between 17 and 24. Composite scores were between 18 and 23.

ACT English Scores for University of Pikeville  ( 16 to 23 )
ACT Math Scores for University of Pikeville  ( 17 to 24 )
ACT Composite Scores for University of Pikeville  ( 18 to 23 )

Can I Afford University of Pikeville?

$21,892 Net Price
86% Take Out Loans
12.1% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of UPIKE is $21,892. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At UPIKE, approximately 86% of students took out student loans averaging $6,813 a year. That adds up to $27,252 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UPIKE is 12.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

University of Pikeville Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,074 Full-Time Undergraduates
49% Women
15% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 1,403 undergraduate students at UPIKE, with 1,074 being full-time and 329 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  UPIKE

There are also 858 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,074 full-time undergraduates at UPIKE, 51% are male and 49% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  UPIKE

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Pikeville students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of UPIKE Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 6
Black or African American 136
Hispanic or Latino 13
White 889
International Students 23
Other Races/Ethnicities 7

Geographic Diversity

Kentucky students aren't the only ones who study at University of Pikeville. At this time, 19 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 22 countries are represented at UPIKE. The most popular countries sending students to the school are El Salvador, United Kingdom, and Colombia.

Online Learning at University of Pikeville

93 Took All Classes Online
449 Took At Least One Class Online
402.3% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 1 bachelor’s degree and 2 master’s degree programs available online at UPIKE. In 2017-2018, 449 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at UPIKE has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of UPIKE

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Pikeville was 402.3%. This is the #91 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UPIKE regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

University of Pikeville Computer Science Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s TOTAL
General Computer & Information Sciences 3 3


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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