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Asbury University

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Kentucky

Description

Founded in 1890, Asbury University is a private Christian university located in Wilmore, Kentucky, about 20 minutes southwest of Lexington. The university takes its Christian identity seriously, and the school's Cornerstone Project emphasizes "scripture, holiness, stewardship and mission." Asbury students come from 44 states and 14 countries. Undergraduates can choose from 49 majors with professional fields such as business, education and communications being among the most popular. Academics are supported by a 15 to 1 student / faculty ratio. In athletics, the Asbury Eagles compete in NAIA Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for most sports. The university fields six men's and seven women's intercollegiate teams.

Most Popular Majors

Biology, Business Administration, Communication, Elementary Education, History, Media Communication, Psychology

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 1550
Total Grad Students: 69
Undergraduate Students: 1481
Faculty: 80

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 19:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 19:1

Percent Male: 38%
Percent Female: 62%

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: 53%

Six-Year Graduation Rate: 63%

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From: Spring 2010

Contact Information

Address:
1 Macklem Dr
Wilmore Kentucky 40390

Website: http://www.asbury.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 859-858-3511

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Admissions
800-888-1818

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
For transfer students, admission in good standing requires a 2.5 cumulative grade point average in 30 or more semester hours from an accredited college or university. Students who fall below one or more of these specific criteria can still be admitted on a conditional basis and are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Courses must have grades of C- or above to transfer. Courses which are graded under a pass-fail system are not accepted for transfer without official validation that the minimum passing grade is C-.

Credits (Min/Max):
A max of 60 semester hours may be taken from all sources. An additional 15 semester hours may transfer from an accredited 4 year institution for a max total of 75. Student must complete at least 49 semester hours at AU.

Test Scores for Applying:
Applicants with fewer than 30 semester hours of college credit should also submit a high school academic transcript indicating a SAT combined score of at least 1020 or an ACT composite score of at least 22.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
A signed and completed Christian Character Recommendation Form is strongly recommended.

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.asbury.edu/admissions/undergraduate

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite 21 27
English 21 28
Math 19 26
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading 510 630
Math 470 600
Writing

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied:

Transfers Accepted:

Transfer Percentage Accepted: %

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: 63%

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: -63%

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Books: 815

Other Expenses: 2465

Room and Board: 5634

Tuition and Fees: 24229

Total Cost: 33143

Note on Costs:
Annual tuition and fees ($24,229) and room and board ($5,634) are estimated to total approximately $29,863.

Costs Data From: 2011-12

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
In any given year, more than 90% of incoming students receive institutional financial aid of some kind. Transfer students meet necessary academic requirements are eligible for an academic scholarship.

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Own Financial Aid Form?

Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans: 8869

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: 99%

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: 99%

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: 64%

Financial Aid Data From: Fall 2010

Special Programs

Notes

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Ashland Community and Technical College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Kentucky

Description

Ashland Community & Technical College is a two-year college that's been serving the Ashland area since 1938.

As a part of KCTCS, Ashland Community & Technical College provides people in the Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia tri-state area with life long learning experiences and cultural programs by offering: University Parallel Programs for Transfer to four-year institutions, Career Programs for advancement in many professional and technical fields and response to the needs of local business and industry for state-of-the-art workforce training.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 4010

Undergraduate Students: 4010
Faculty: 95

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 42:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 42:1

Contact Information

Address:
1400 College Drive
Ashland Kentucky 41101

Website: http://www.ashland.kctcs.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 606-326-2000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Admissions
800-928-4256

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
An applicant who has previously attended an accredited college or university which awards degrees at the associate level or higher and who has an overall grade point average of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale in all course work attempted will be accepted for admission.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:

Credits (Min/Max):

Test Scores for Applying:

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.ashland.kctcs.edu/Admissions/Apply_Online.aspx

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:
Tuition costs are very affordable.

Costs Data From:

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
We offer a wide range of financial aid programs.

Special Programs

Notes

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Bellarmine University

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Kentucky

Description

Bellarmine University is a Catholic university located on the edge of downtown Louisville, Kentucky. The university is walking distance to many of Louisville's shops, coffee houses and restaurants. Bellarmine takes pride in its 12 to 1 student / faculty ratio, its average class size of 19, and the quality of its teaching. The university also offers a robust internship program and study abroad opportunities in over 50 countries on six continents. In athletics, the Bellarmine Knights compete in NCAA Division II except for the Division I lacrosse team.

Most Popular Majors

Accounting, Biology, Business, Communication Studies, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Psychology

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 3040
Total Grad Students: 428
Undergraduate Students: 2612
Faculty: 142

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 21:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 18:1

Percent Male: 35%
Percent Female: 65%

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: 55%

Six-Year Graduation Rate: 69%

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From: Spring 2010

Contact Information

Address:
2001 Newburg Rd
Louisville Kentucky 40205

Website: http://www.bellarmine.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 502-452-8000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Admissions
800-274-4723
admissions@bellarmine.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Transfer student applicants are considered for admission if they have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 from an institution recognized by Bellarmine University for the transfer of credits.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Bellarmine University awards transfer credit for grades "D" or higher in coursework that is considered college-level and is from regionally accredited institutions when similar in scope, content, and standards to courses offered at Bellarmine.

Credits (Min/Max):
Transfer students must satisfactorily complete in residence at Bellarmine University a minimum of 36 semester credits, including at least 12 upper-level semester credits in their degree major (12 in each major for multiple majors).

Test Scores for Applying:
Applicants with less than twenty-four semester hours completed must also submit official ACT or SAT scores. ACT or SAT scores are not required of applicants who have been out of high school for five years or more.

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:
A Statement of Purpose (200 words, typed) outlining academic and professional goals, is required.

Application Fee:
There is a $25.00 nonrefundable application fee.

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:
Rolling Admission

Spring Deadline:
Rolling Admission

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://https://www.applyweb.com/apply/bell/

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite 22 27
English 22 28
Math 21 26
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading 490 580
Math 490 600
Writing

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied:

Transfers Accepted:

Transfer Percentage Accepted: %

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: 52%

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: -52%

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Books: 836

Other Expenses: 6210

Room and Board: 9660

Tuition and Fees: 32140

Total Cost: 48846

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From: 2011-12

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Thanks to scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study, there are many ways to make your Bellarmine education affordable. Our financial aid staff will work closely with you to explore all of the funding resources available.

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Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans: 6232

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: 100%

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: 66%

Financial Aid Data From: Fall 2010

Special Programs

Notes

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Berea College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Four-one-four

State: Kentucky

Description

Located in Berea, Kentucky, and founded in 1855, Berea College takes pride in being the first coeducational and interracial college in the South. Students at Berea come from 50 states and roughly 60 countries, but the majority of students hail from Appalachia. The college has made a niche for itself in serving students who have limited economic resources. Students pay no tuition, and all students receive significant financial aid for all four years of attendance. All students work 10 to 15 hours a week on campus or in the community as part of Berea's Labor Program. Since its founding, Berea has had a non-sectarian Christian identity.

Most Popular Majors

Agriculture, Biology, Communication Studies, Elementary Education, Human Development, Interdisciplinary Studies, Psychology, Technology and Industrial Arts

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 1549
Total Grad Students:
Undergraduate Students: 1549
Faculty: 132

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1

Percent Male: 42%
Percent Female: 58%

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: 50%

Six-Year Graduation Rate: 64%

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From: Spring 2010

Contact Information

Address:
101 Chestnut Street
Berea Kentucky 40404

Website: http://www.berea.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 859-985-3000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Admissions
800-326-5948
askadmissions@berea.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Berea encourages the application of transfer students who have achieved at least a minimum college GPA of 2.5. The average successful transfer applicant to Berea College has a college GPA of 3.25. Students with less than a 2.5 college GPA in the last 24 hours of college credit are ineligible for admission to Berea College.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Credit is awarded for every college-level course completed at a regionally accredited institution with a grade of C or better provided the work has been completed within ten years from the date you plan to begin study at Berea College.

Credits (Min/Max):
Eight (8) of the last eleven (11) courses required for completion of the degree must be earned in residence at Berea College. Exceptions can be approved by the Student Admission and Academic Standing Committee.

Test Scores for Applying:
Official ACT or SAT I scores are waived for applicants who are able to present an official transcript showing grades for at least 24 semester hours of college credit at a regionally accredited institution.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Two Evaluation and Endorsement forms completed by a former teacher, college professor, principal or other school administrator are required.

Essay(s) required:
An essay or personal statement is recommended.

Application Fee:

Other Requirements:
A Statement of Good Standing from all institutions attended previously is required.

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.berea.edu/admissions/applying/transfer-students.asp

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite 22 27
English 21 28
Math 21 26
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading 495 640
Math 483 588
Writing 513 610

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 625

Transfers Accepted: 115

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 18%

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: 12%

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: 6%

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Books: 700

Other Expenses: 1802

Room and Board: 5792

Tuition and Fees: 910

Total Cost: 9204

Note on Costs:
Every Berea student is awarded a 4-year, tuition scholarship. The amount of the scholarship will vary depending on financial need, and the presence of any additional outside scholarships.

Costs Data From: 2011-12

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Approximate annual tuition totals $24,100. The actual cost to students and their families is $0.

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Own Financial Aid Form?

Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans: 1886

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: 100%

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: 18%

Financial Aid Data From: Fall 2010

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information

Big Sandy Community and Technical College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Kentucky

Description

The faculty and staff of Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) are dedicated to helping students succeed in accomplishing their objectives. Celebrating over 65 years of educational progress and dedication to strengthening the region through education, BSCTC offers residents the opportunity to obtain a quality postsecondary education without leaving home.

BSCTC offers daytime, evening and weekend classes at four convenient campus locations. Choose the academic program that best fits your needs. Earn a two-year associate degree in a subject such as Business Administration or Criminal Justice, or complete shorter certificates and diplomas in dozens of sought-after careers.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 4709

Undergraduate Students: 4709
Faculty: 108

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 44:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 44:1

Contact Information

Address:
One Bert Combs Dr
Prestonsburg Kentucky 41653

Website: http://www.bigsandy.kctcs.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 606-886-3863

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Amanda Catron
Advisor, Admissions
606-789-5321 x82837
acatron00006@kctcs.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
An applicant who has previously attended an accredited college or university which awards degrees at the associate level or higher and who has an overall grade-point average of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale in all course work attempted will be accepted for admission.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:

Credits (Min/Max):

Test Scores for Applying:
Applicants should submit results of the American College Test (ACT) or Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). Applicants who have not taken the ACT or SAT must complete the COMPASS or ASSET placement examination administered by any college of KCTCS.

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.bigsandy.kctcs.edu/Admissions/How_to_Apply.aspx

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From:

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Through the offerings of federal and state grants, work-study opportunities, loan programs, scholarships and payment plans, students are able to obtain the education they desire.

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information