Dental Schools in Kentucky
schools that offer dental programs.
ATA Career Education,
the highest-ranking dental school in KY, has a total student population of 450 and
1121st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 dental schools
only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid,
ATA Career Education comes out as the most expensive ($21,964/yr),
with Big Sandy Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $5,352/yr.
Dental students from Kentucky schools who go on to become
dental hygienists, etc.
have a good chance at finding employment.
For example, there are 86,270 people working as
dentists, general alone in the US, and their average annual salary is
Also, Dental hygienists make on average $67,860 per year and there are about 173,900 of them employed in the US today.
In fact, in the Kentucky alone, there are
1,610 employed dental hygienists earning an average yearly salary of
$55,690. Dentists, general in this state earn
$149,430/yr and there are 830 employed.
Also, within the dental schools
in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is
16 to 1. Aside from dental,
there are 2859 total
degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around
$4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type
Dental Programs in Kentucky
ATA Career Education
University of Louisville
Western Kentucky University
Dental Clinical Sciences, General (MS, PhD)
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Henderson Community College
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Kentucky Interesting Facts
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- The town of Murray is home to the Boy Scouts of America Scouting Museum located on the campus of Murray State University.
- The Kentucky Derby is the oldest continuously held horse race in the country. It is held at Churchill Downs in Louisville on the first Saturday in May.
- The Bluegrass Country around Lexington is home to some of the world's finest racehorses.
- Kentucky was a popular hunting ground for the Shawnee and Cherokee Indian nations prior to being settled by white settlers.
- In 1774 Harrodstown (now Harrodsburg) was established as the first permanent settlement in the Kentucky region. It was named after James Harrod who led a team of area surveyors.