The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Vanderbilt University is a private (not-for-profit) and University of Kentucky is a public school and both are four-years schools.
  • Vanderbilt University has more expensive tuition & fees ($56,966) than University of Kentucky ($31,608).
  • It is harder to admit to Vanderbilt University than University of Kentucky.
  • Vanderbilt University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,525) than University of Kentucky (1,207).
  • Vanderbilt University has higher submitted ACT score (35) than University of Kentucky (26).
  • University of Kentucky has more students with 29,986 students while Vanderbilt University has 13,537 students.
  • University of Kentucky has more full-time faculties with 1,754 faculties while Vanderbilt University has 1,249 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Vanderbilt University and University of Kentucky.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Vanderbilt UniversityUniversity of Kentucky
Vanderbilt Universityvs.University of Kentucky
Nashville, TennesseeLocationLexington, Kentucky
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$56,966Tuition & Fees
In-State$12,610
Out-Of-State$31,608
65% ($44,675)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)88% ($10,865)
$44,675Average Amount of Financial Aid$10,865
10.85 %Acceptance Rates95.77 %
47.06 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)26.79 %
1,525SAT Score1,207
35ACT Score26
93 %Graduation Rate66 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
96 %Retention Rate86 %
13,537Student Population29,986
1,249Number of Faculties1,754
8 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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