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Library & Information Science Schools in Kentucky

99 Library Science students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Library & Information Science major is the 105th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Library & Information Science Majors in Kentucky

Library Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 99

Gender Distribution

In Kentucky, a library science major is more popular with women than with men.

Library & Information Science Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of library science majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 5.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.0%
  • White: 85.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 6.1%
Library & Information Science Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Library & Information Science Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 5,360 people employed in jobs related to a library science degree, compared to 599,610 nationwide.

Library & Information Science Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Library & Information Science Jobs in Kentucky

A typical salary for a library science grad in the state is $58,440, compared to a typical salary of $61,530 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Kentucky that offer library science degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
29,182 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. The student loan default rate is 5.90% which is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it.

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.20%. Most students complete their degree in 4.50 years.

Library & Information Science Careers in KY

Some of the careers library science majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Archivists 50% $44,710
Library Science Professors 12% $60,250
Managers 9% $89,310
Librarians 7% $58,560

View Nationwide Library & Information Science Report

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