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Business Administration & Management Schools in Kentucky

In 2018-2019, 848 students earned their Business Administration degrees in KY.

In terms of popularity, Business Administration & Management is the 3rd most popular major in the state out of a total 170 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in Kentucky

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 742
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 71
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 71
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 71
Post-Master’s Certificate 35
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 35

Gender Distribution

In Kentucky, a business administration major is more popular with women than with men.

Business Administration & Management Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of business administration majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.5%
  • Black or African American: 10.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.9%
  • White: 58.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 13.4%
  • Other Races: 11.9%
Business Administration & Management Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in Kentucky

122,770 people in the state and 9,785,040 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business administration.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in Kentucky

A typical salary for a business administration grad in the state is $85,970, compared to a typical salary of $103,110 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 15 colleges in Kentucky that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

202 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
16,966 Total Students

An average student at Cumberlands will pay a net price of $17,953. The student loan default rate is 6.50% which is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

177 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
18,171 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,200 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate. The 9.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#3

Sullivan University

Louisville
149 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,318 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $37,276. Graduates earn an average $26,000 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 39% are considered full time.

#4

Thomas More College

Crestview Hills
95 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
2,238 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 53%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

#5

Bellarmine University

Louisville
68 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
3,331 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $42,200 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.20%. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

63 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
1,357 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.14 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. This private school has an average net price of $22,128.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
2,261 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,585. Most students complete their degree in 4.43 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

#8

Asbury University

Wilmore
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
1,940 Total Students

52% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

#8

Union College Kentucky

Barbourville
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
1,140 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $21,586. Graduates earn an average $28,200 after graduation.

#10

Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
15,664 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.50% which is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.76 years.

Business Administration & Management Careers in KY

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Social and Community Service Managers 18% $58,670
Business Professors 16% $73,770
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 16% $89,550
Management Analysts 15% $67,130
Computer and Information Systems Managers 14% $113,960
Administrative Services Managers 10% $70,760
Natural Sciences Managers 10% $105,250
Managers 9% $89,310
Sales Managers 8% $107,770
General and Operations Managers 8% $70,330
Construction Managers 7% $79,090
Logisticians 7% $70,160
Purchasing Managers 6% $108,000
Cost Estimators 5% $63,950
Industrial Production Managers 5% $90,690
Retail Sales Supervisors 2% $34,310

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to business administration.

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Business & Commerce 538
Accounting 132
Human Resource Management 50
Entrepreneurial Studies 10
Corporate Communications 6
Other Business & Marketing 5
Taxation 4
Finance & Financial Management 1

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