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2021 Best Value Colleges for Foreign Languages & Linguistics in Kentucky

3 Colleges
315 Bachelor's Degrees
$31,519 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Foreign Languages & Linguistics School for You

Best Value Colleges for Foreign Languages & Linguistics in KentuckyForeign Languages & Linguistics is the #21 most popular major in Kentucky with 315 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that 1.3% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

This year's Best Value Colleges for Foreign Languages & Linguistics in Kentucky ranking analyzed 3 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in foreign languages and linguistics. When talking about the 'best value', we do not simply mean those with the lowest price. Instead, we are looking at those foreign languages and linguistics schools that offer a high quality educational experience at a price lower than expected.

When calculating average cost, we take tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies, and other related expenses into account. We then subtract the average financial aid award. The is meant to give you an idea of how much money you'll need to pay out-of-pocket through loans, external scholarships, or other methods. Your cost may be different from the average one, depending on your income and other factors.

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2021 Best Value Foreign Languages & Linguistics Schools in Kentucky

Check out the foreign languages and linguistics programs at these schools if you want to get the best value for your money.

Best Value Foreign Languages & Linguistics Schools in Kentucky

#1

University of Louisville

Louisville, KY

University of Louisville comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the city of Louisville, U of L is a public college with a very large student population. As a testament to the quality of education offered at U of L, the school also landed the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Foreign Languages & Linguistics in Kentucky ranking.

The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at U of L is 4.5 years, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $31,727. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from U of L is $143,406. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.

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#2

Western Kentucky University

Bowling Green, KY

Western Kentucky University earned the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings. WKU is a fairly large public school located in the city of Bowling Green. WKU did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #3 on our Best Colleges for Foreign Languages & Linguistics in Kentucky list.

It takes the average student at WKU about 4.5 years to graduate, and the estimated yearly cost for the school is $27,395. This means that the average student pays around $123,278 to get a bachelor’s degree from WKU. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.

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University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

The #3 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Kentucky. UK is a very large public school located in the large city of Lexington. UK did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #1 on our Best Colleges for Foreign Languages & Linguistics in Kentucky list.

The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at UK is 4.4 years, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $35,436. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from UK is $155,210. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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Best Foreign Languages & Linguistics Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Foreign Languages & Linguistics Colleges in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Mississippi 97
Florida 652
Virginia 738
Georgia 639
West Virginia 53
Tennessee 474
North Carolina 860
South Carolina 342
Alabama 263
Louisiana 141
Arkansas 182

Foreign Languages & Linguistics Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Romance Languages 204
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 45
East Asian Languages 18
Middle Eastern Semitic Languages 17
American Sign Language 13

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 1,015
Visual & Performing Arts 945
English Language & Literature 461
Theology & Religious Vocations 219
Philosophy & Religious Studies 92

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Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 3 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to John Stephen Dwyer.

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