2021 Best Value Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in Kentucky
Finding the Best Value Mathematics & Statistics School for You
Mathematics & Statistics is the #22 most popular major in Kentucky with 285 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.9% of all the mathematics and statistics bachelor's degrees in the country.
For this year's Best Value Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in Kentucky ranking, we looked at 3 colleges that offer a bachelor's in mathematics and statistics. Note that the phrase 'best value' does not mean the absolute lowest-priced. For this ranking, we are identifying those mathematics and statistics schools that provide their students with a hiqh quality education at a price that is lower than other colleges and universities of the same caliber.
Average cost figures start with estimating tuition, fees, room and board, books, and other related expenses. We then subtract the average amount of financial aid that a student receives. You can use this as a gauge to estimate how much you may need to pay out of pocket to cover costs when financial aid isn't enough. Keep in mind that the net cost for you may be higher or lower, depending on your income and other factors.
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2021 Best Value Mathematics & Statistics Schools in Kentucky
Best Value Mathematics & Statistics Schools in Kentucky
Our rankings recognize University of Kentucky as the #1 school in this year's rankings. Located in the large city of Lexington, UK is a public school with a very large student population. UK also made our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in Kentucky list, coming in at #1.
At UK, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.4 years, and it costs about $35,436 per year to attend the school. This means that the average student pays around $155,210 to get a bachelor’s degree from UK. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.Request Information
Morehead State University landed the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings for best value mathematics and statistics schools. Located in the remote town of Morehead, Morehead State University is a public school with a moderately-sized student population. Morehead State University not only placed well in our value rankings. It is also #3 on our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in Kentucky list.
It takes about 4.5 years for the average student at Morehead State University to complete their degree, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $19,775. Thus, the average cost to get a bachelor’s degree from the Morehead State University is $88,394. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.Request Information
Our rankings recognize Western Kentucky University as the #3 school in this year's rankings. Located in the city of Bowling Green, WKU is a public college with a fairly large student population. WKU also took the #2 spot in our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in Kentucky rankings.
The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at WKU is 4.5 years, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $27,395. Putting this cost and the average time to graduate together, we find that the average amount you’ll pay to get a bachelor’s degree from WKU is $123,278. When students graduate in a lesser amount of time, they can save thousands of dollars.Request Information
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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).
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