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Medicine Schools in Kentucky

440 students earned Medicine degrees in Kentucky in the <nil> year.

A Medicine major is the 5th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Medicine Majors in Kentucky

Medicine majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 440
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 440
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 440

Gender Distribution

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


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of medicine majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 11.1%
  • Black or African American: 3.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.6%
  • White: 77.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.2%
  • Other Races: 4.5%

Jobs for Medicine Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 4,220 people employed in jobs related to a medicine degree, compared to 503,310 nationwide.


Wages for Medicine Jobs in Kentucky

In this state, medicine grads earn an average of $211,670. Nationwide, they make an average of $203,880.


There are 3 colleges in Kentucky that offer medicine degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

161 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
22,140 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.43 years to graduate. The 1.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. In their early career, UofL grads earn an average salary of $43,229.

139 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
2,269 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.42 years to graduate. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $13,814. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

130 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
30,390 Total Students

A typical student attending UK will pay a net price of $18,268. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $45,429 a year.

Medicine Careers in KY

Some of the careers medicine majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Family and General Practitioners 10% $199,840
Physicians and Surgeons 7% $208,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Nursing 6,395
Allied Health Professions 801
Health/Medical Admin Services 482
Rehabilitation Professions 479
Health Sciences & Services 385
Public Health 371
Communication Sciences 321
Allied Health Services 247

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