University of Pikeville

Director of Institutional Research & Effectiveness 
147 Sycamore Street
Pikeville, Kentucky 41501
(606) 218-5290


Data Resources

Below you will find pertinent internal data to support institutional decision-making and consumer information.

Quick Facts

Presents the most current admissions, enrollment, retention rate and graduation rate data.

Student Achievement

The University of Pikeville evaluates success with respect to undergraduate student achievement consistent with its mission. The institution documents successful student achievement in relation to its mission by monitoring several broad measures as well as specific programmatic measures. The institution uses these findings to support and improve student achievement as part of its annual strategic planning process.

College Experience

This information focuses public awareness on what constitutes quality in the college experience at the University of Pikeville as defined by the National Survey of Student Engagement. It gives prospective students and their families key questions to ask during their campus visits, allowing them to actively consider student engagement during the college choice process.

NAICU Consumer Information

The NAICU consumer-information initiative U-CAN (University & College Accountability Network) is designed to give, in a common format, prospective students and their families concise, Web-based consumer-friendly information on the nation’s nonprofit, private colleges and universities. U-CAN profiles also include information identified by policymakers as important for accountability.

Additional Information

This information includes the required disclosure to students of disaggregated graduation rate data as well as the employment rates and graduate school/professional education of graduates rates. This also includes the Intercollegiate Athletic Program Participation Rates and Financial Support Data.

Net Price Calculator

This calculator is for first-time, full-time entering freshmen. The net price calculator is intended for use by students and families residing in the United States and does not apply to international or transfer students.

Feedback Report

The Postsecondary Feedback Reports take a deep look into what happens to Kentucky graduates after they leave college. Each report provides in-depth data by institution about which degrees are pursued, the employment of graduates as well as information about students who go on to pursue advanced degrees, average wages for various degree categories and some insights into what happens to students who leave without a credential and do not continue their education elsewhere.

College Scorecard

College Scorecards from the U.S. Department of Education are intended to help students find institutions and compare schools to find one that best suit their needs.

Make the Comparison

You can compare information about the University of Pikeville with other colleges and universities. College Navigator consists primarily of the latest data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), the core postsecondary education data collection program for NCES – the National Center for Education Statistics.

Fact Book

Presents University trend data regarding general information, students, faculty and staff, budget and finance and alumni. The information is organized into five sections: (1) Historical and General Information, (2) College of Arts and Sciences/Coleman College of Business/Patton College of Education/ Elliott School of Nursing Information, (3) Kentucky College of Optometry, (4) Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine Information and (5) Budget and Financial Information.

Common Data Set

The CDS is a set of standards and definitions of data items rather than a survey instrument or set of data represented in a database. Each of the higher education surveys conducted by the participating publishers (e.g., the College Board, Peterson’s, and U.S. News & World Report) incorporates items from the CDS as well as unique items proprietary to each publisher.

Classification of Instructional Program

Degree Program Inventory


Academic Year 2021

CIP Code


Major Description Academic Division Degree Emphasis Areas
College of Arts and Sciences
50.0701 Art Humanities BA, BS
26.0101 Biology Mathematics/Nat Science BA, BS
40.0501 Chemistry Mathematics/Nat Science BA, BS
09.0101 Communication Social Sciences BA, BS
43.0104 Criminal Justice Social Sciences AS, BA, BS
23.0101 English Humanities BA, BS
50.0601 Film and Media Arts Humanities BA, BS
54.0101 History Social Sciences BA, BS
54.0101 History / Political Science Social Sciences BA, BS
30.9999 Interdisciplinary Studies Faculty Advisory Committee BA, BS
27.0101 Mathematics Mathematics/Nat Science BA, BS
42.0101 Psychology Social Sciences BA, BS
38.0201 Religion Humanities BA, BS
45.1101 Sociology Social Sciences BA, BS
16.0905 Spanish Humanities BA, BS
09.0901 Career Communication Baccalaureate Certificate
43.0102 Corrections, Rehabilitation, and Preventative Control Baccalaureate Certificate
09.0702 Digital Communication Baccalaureate Certificate
09.0100 Interpersonal Skills for Professionals Baccalaureate Certificate
05.0207 Women & Leadership Baccalaureate Certificate
Patton College of Education
13.0101 Educational Studies BA, BS Non-certification
13.1202 Elementary Education BA, BS
13.1203 Middle Grades Education BA, BS English/Communication



Social Studies

13.1322 Secondary Ed. – Biology BA, BS
13.1323 Secondary Ed. – Chemistry BA, BS
13.1305 Secondary Ed. – English BA, BS
13.1311 Secondary Ed. – Mathematics BA, BS
13.1318 Secondary Ed – Social Studies BA, BS
13.0401 Education – Teacher as Leader MA
Coleman College of Business
52.0201 Business Administration AS Accounting


52.0201 Business Administration BBA Accounting

Healthcare Management


Sport Management

52.0207 Digital Skills for the Workplace Baccalaureate Certificate
52.0213 Strategic Organizational Leadership Baccalaureate Certificate
52.0201 Business Administration MBA Entrepreneurship



College of Nursing & Human Services
Elliott School of Nursing
51.3801 Nursing AS
51.3801 Nursing BSN
51.3899 RN-BSN BS
School of Social Work
44.0701 Social Work BA, BS
44.0799 Social Work MSW
Kentucky College of Optometry
51.1701 Optometry OD
Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine
26.0102 Biomedical Sciences Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
51.1202 Osteopathic Medicine DO

Source: 2020-2021 University of Pikeville Catalog