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Liberal Arts General Studies Schools in Kentucky

6,455 Liberal Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Liberal Arts General Studies is the 1st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in Kentucky

Liberal Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 5,425
Bachelor’s Degree 1,015
Master’s Degree 9
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6

Gender Distribution

In Kentucky, a liberal arts major is more popular with women than with men.

Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of liberal arts majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.6%
  • Black or African American: 8.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.0%
  • White: 81.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 4.2%
Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Liberal Arts General Studies Grads in Kentucky

890 people in the state and 183,750 in the nation are employed in jobs related to liberal arts.

Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs in Kentucky

Liberal Arts grads earn an average of $50,500 in the state and $76,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 40 colleges in Kentucky that offer liberal arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

920 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,699 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. A typical student attending Jefferson Community and Technical College will pay a net price of $5,543.

700 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,525 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 99% are considered full time. 91% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $23,800 after graduation.

432 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,482 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 91% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,065.

415 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,399 Total Students

91% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid.

392 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,940 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $5,132. 95% of the teachers are full time. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

362 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,193 Total Students

A typical student attending West Kentucky Community and Technical College will pay a net price of $4,330. The full-time teacher rate is 96%. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

309 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
19,456 Total Students

The average student takes 4.50 years to complete their degree at WKU. Graduates earn an average $28,200 after graduation. The full-time teacher rate is 65%.

306 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,857 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid. In their early career, SCC grads earn an average salary of $20,100.

281 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
15,815 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.93 years to graduate. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,845.

273 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,315 Total Students

In their early career, Southeast grads earn an average salary of $19,100. Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Liberal Arts General Studies Careers in KY

Some of the careers liberal arts majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Professors 7% $46,830

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