Campbellsville University

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1 University Drive

Campbellsville, KY 42718

Phone: (800) 264-6014
2013-2014 Tuition
tuition and fees
male /
Aug. 1
application deadline

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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
#69 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Regional Universities (South)

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Campbellsville University is a private institution that was founded in 1906. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,132, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 95 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Campbellsville University's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (South), 69. Its tuition and fees are $22,196 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Campbellsville University is a comprehensive, Christian institution that offers undergraduate and graduate programs. The university stresses academic excellence solidly grounded in the liberal arts, personal growth, integrity, and fellowship within a caring environment. The university seeks to prepare students to enrich their own lives through life long learning, to contribute to their respective disciplines through continued scholarship, and to improve society as Christian servant leaders.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1906
Religious affiliation Baptist
Academic calendar semester
Setting rural
2012 Endowment $10,206,647


When applying to Campbellsville University, it's important to note the application deadline is August 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. The application fee at Campbellsville University is $20. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 66.7 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 66.7%
Application deadline August 1
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 1

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Campbellsville University is 13:1, and the school has 68.7 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Campbellsville University include: Education; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Theology and Religious Vocations; Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services; and Public Administration and Social Service Professions. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 66.5 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 13:1
4-year graduation rate 22%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Education 18%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 16%
Theology and Religious Vocations 16%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 9%
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 9%

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Student Life

Campbellsville University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,132, with a gender distribution of 40.6 percent male students and 59.4 percent female students. Campbellsville University is part of the NAIA athletic conference.

Total enrollment 3,664
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NAIA

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Campus Info & Services

Campbellsville University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Campbellsville University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Campbellsville University, 80 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Campbellsville University.

Students who have cars on campus 80%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At Campbellsville University, 87.4 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $15,120.

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Tuition and fees $22,196 (2013-14)
Room and board $8,200 (2013-14)
Financial aid statistics
Financial aid statistics

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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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