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Kentucky Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For the academic year 2020-2021, 336,329 students have applied and among them 263,474 were admitted to Kentucky Colleges. 72,246 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. The following table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Kentucky Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2020-2021)
Kentucky Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total336,329 263,47472,246
Public Schools218,681 189,12555,431
4 Years (Or High)218,681 189,12555,431
2-4 Years0 00
Less Than 2 Years0 00
Private Schools117,648 74,34916,815
4 Years (Or High)117,648 74,34916,815
2-4 Years0 00
Less Than 2 Years0 00
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Kentucky Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Kentucky Colleges is 78.34% in academic year 2020-2021. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 86.48% and the average rate of private schools was 63.20%. The following table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Kentucky Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2020-2021)
Kentucky Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average78.34%
Public Schools86.48%
4 Years (Or High)86.48%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools63.20%
4 Years (Or High)63.20%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#2] Acceptance Rate for Kentucky Colleges

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The average yield, also know as enrollment rate, of Kentucky Colleges was 78.34% in academic year 2020-2021. Public schools' average admission yield was 86.48% and the average rate of private schools was 63.20%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. The following table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Kentucky Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2020-2021)
Kentucky Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average27.42%
Public Schools29.31%
4 Years (Or High)29.31%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools22.62%
4 Years (Or High)22.62%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Kentucky Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Kentucky Colleges is 997 for the academic year 2020-2021. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2020-2021. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2020-2021)
Kentucky Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%451448
75%548546
Public Schools25%505497
75%608614
Private Schools25%397399
75%489478
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Kentucky Colleges

ACT Scores

The average ACT score of Kentucky Colleges is 44 for the academic year 2020-2021. The following table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2020-2021. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th scores of students who enrolled in the colleges.
ACT Scores (2020-2021)
Kentucky Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%19 1918
75%25 2524
Public Schools25%202019
75%272826
Private Schools25%181716
75%232322
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Kentucky Colleges