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Business Administration & Management Schools in Kentucky

4,836 students earned Business Administration degrees in Kentucky in the 2018-2019 year.

A Business Administration & Management major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

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
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 2,479
Bachelor’s Degree 1,006
Master’s Degree 742
Associate’s Degree 468
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 71
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 71
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 71
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 35
Post-Master’s Certificate 35
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 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: 1.7%
  • Black or African American: 8.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.4%
  • White: 78.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.4%
  • Other Races: 5.4%
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 42 colleges in Kentucky that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

96% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate is 9.20% which is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

401 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,560 Total Students

96% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,900 a year. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,543.

375 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,763 Total Students

90% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,455. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

323 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,644 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $20,100 after graduation. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. A typical student attending SCC will pay a net price of $5,203.

314 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,327 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $4,330. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

303 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,648 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 91% are considered full time. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College grads earn an average salary of $23,800.

#7

Sullivan University

Louisville
276 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,318 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $37,276.

238 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,304 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,900 after graduation. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

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

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 32%.

#10

Northern Kentucky University

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

The full-time teacher rate is 97%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,800 a year. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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
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
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 2% $46,440
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 1,466
Accounting 844
Marketing 750
Business Support & Assistance 691
Finance & Financial Management 552
Management Information Systems 229
Human Resource Management 192
Managerial Economics 150

View all majors related to Business Administration & Management

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