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Tightest Kentucky Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Kentucky colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. University of Louisville has the lowest acceptance rate as of 69.28% for academic year 2019-2020 in Kentucky. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Kentucky.
Tightest Kentucky Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1University of Louisville
Public, 4 or more yearsLouisville, KY
69.28%14,76010,2262,80327.41%
2Morehead State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMorehead, KY
77.60%8,0326,2331,31521.10%
3Murray State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMurray, KY
82.39%8,3276,8611,42120.71%
4Northern Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsHighland Heights, KY
90.18%6,0805,4831,95035.56%
5Eastern Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsRichmond, KY
93.83%8,9758,4212,34927.89%
6University of Kentucky
Public, 4 or more yearsLexington, KY
95.85%18,75917,9815,34829.74%
7Western Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsBowling Green, KY
97.26%8,2458,0192,71433.84%