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Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Schools in Kentucky

237 students earned Pharmacy degrees in Kentucky in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences is the 13th most popular major in the state out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in Kentucky

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 230
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 230
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 230
Master’s Degree 7

Gender Distribution

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

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 5.9%
  • Black or African American: 2.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.3%
  • White: 72.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.0%
  • Other Races: 15.6%
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 12,530 people employed in jobs related to a pharmacy degree, compared to 1,248,840 nationwide.

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Jobs in Kentucky

Pharmacy grads earn an average of $116,140 in the state and $123,670 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

159 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
29,402 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,900 after graduation. A typical student attending UK will pay a net price of $18,523. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid.


Sullivan University

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,318 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $37,276. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it.

Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences Careers in KY

Some of the careers pharmacy majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 23% $59,220
Medical Scientists 11% $72,780
Marketing Managers 8% $95,590
Sales Managers 8% $107,770
Pharmacists 8% $126,310

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

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Nursing 5,348
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 3,661
Health/Medical Admin Services 2,458
Allied Health Services 1,355
Allied Health Professions 1,254
Rehabilitation Professions 483
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 477
Public Health 448

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