Simmons College of Kentucky

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$4,920

0% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$9,481

After Financial Aid

2017 Enrolled Students

216

66.7% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

100%

1 Graduates

About

Simmons College of Kentucky is a higher education institution located in Jefferson County, KY. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Simmons College of Kentucky were Religious Studies (5 degrees awarded), International & Intercultural Communication (1 degrees), and Sociology (1 degrees).

In 2017, 26 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Simmons College of Kentucky. 57.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 42.3% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were black or african american (26 degrees), N/A times approximately the same then the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (0 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Simmons College of Kentucky is $4,920, which is $-9,080 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Simmons College of Kentucky is $4,920, which is $-9,080 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $9,481.

In 2017, 81% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while N/A% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$4,920

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Simmons College of Kentucky was $4,920. The cost of tuition at Simmons College of Kentucky is $-9,080 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

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Average Net Price

$9,481

2017 Value

0.969%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Simmons College of Kentucky had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $9,481. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Simmons College of Kentucky grew by 0.969%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,296

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Simmons College of Kentucky was of $6,296 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board did not change between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

81%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

N/A%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

81% of undergraduate students at Simmons College of Kentucky received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 24.6% with respect to 2016, when 65% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Simmons College of Kentucky has a total enrollment of 216 students. The full-time enrollment at Simmons College of Kentucky is 144 students and the part-time enrollment is 72. This means that 66.7% of students enrolled at Simmons College of Kentucky are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Simmons College of Kentucky, both undergraduate and graduate, is 96.8% Black or African American, 0.926% Hispanic or Latino, 0.926% White, 0% Asian, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Simmons College of Kentucky in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Male (52.1%), followed by Black or African American Female (43.8%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (1.39%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

66.7%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Simmons College of Kentucky, both undergraduate and graduate, is 216 students. The full-time enrollment at Simmons College of Kentucky is 144 and the part-time enrollment is 72. This means that 66.7% of students enrolled at Simmons College of Kentucky are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

41%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Simmons College of Kentucky was 41%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Simmons College of Kentucky had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    209

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    2

  3. White

    2

The enrolled student population at Simmons College of Kentucky is 96.8% Black or African American, 0.926% Hispanic or Latino, 0.926% White, 0% Asian, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2017, 4 more women than men received degrees from Simmons College of Kentucky. The majority of degree recipients at Simmons College of Kentucky are black or african american (26 degrees awarded). There were N/A times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (0 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Simmons College of Kentucky is Religious Studies (5 degrees awarded), followed by International & Intercultural Communication (1 degrees) and Sociology (1 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Simmons College of Kentucky, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Philosophy and Religious Studies (15 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (9 degrees), and Communications (1 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Simmons College of Kentucky are Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (367,149 people), Other managers (311,406 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (282,116 people), Chief executives & legislators (139,391 people), and Postsecondary teachers (137,765 people).

The most specialized majors at Simmons College of Kentucky are Philosophy and Religious Studies (15 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (9 degrees), Communications (1 degrees), Social Sciences (1 degrees), and Theology (0 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Simmons College of Kentucky are Surgeons, Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Dentists, and Physicians

The most specialized majors at Simmons College of Kentucky are Philosophy and Religious Studies (15 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (9 degrees), Communications (1 degrees), Social Sciences (1 degrees), and Theology (0 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Simmons College of Kentucky are Elementary & secondary schools (510,890 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (360,412 people), Legal services (307,007 people), Computer Systems Design (222,911 people), and Justice, public order, & safety activities (208,987 people).

The most specialized majors at Simmons College of Kentucky are Philosophy and Religious Studies (15 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (9 degrees), Communications (1 degrees), Social Sciences (1 degrees), and Theology (0 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Simmons College of Kentucky.

Most Common

  1. 5 degrees awarded

  2. 1 degrees awarded

  3. 1 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Simmons College of Kentucky was Religious Studies with 5 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 11

  2. 15

In 2017, 11 degrees were awarded to men at Simmons College of Kentucky, which is 0.733 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (15).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 6 degrees were awarded to men at Simmons College of Kentucky in Religious Studies, which is 0.667 times less than the 9 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 9 degrees were awarded to women at Simmons College of Kentucky in Religious Studies, which is 1.5 times more than the 6 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Black or African American Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Simmons College of Kentucky is Male and Black or African American (100% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    26 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    0 degrees awarded

  3. Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders

    0 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Simmons College of Kentucky is black or african american (26 degrees awarded). There were N/A times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (0 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Female

    15 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American Male

    11 degrees awarded

  3. Two or More Races Female

    0 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Simmons College of Kentucky is black or african american female (15 degrees awarded). There were 1.36 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american male (11 degrees).

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Operations

Simmons College of Kentucky has an endowment valued at nearly $15.3k, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.42k (9.29%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Simmons College of Kentucky had a total salary expenditure of $2.91M. Simmons College of Kentucky employs 7 No academic ranks, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Simmons College of Kentucky are Male No academic ranks (5), Female No academic ranks(2), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Simmons College of Kentucky are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 7 employees, Management, with 6 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 5 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$15.3k

2017 Endowment

84.9%

decline from 2016

Simmons College of Kentucky has an endowment valued at about $15.3k, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Simmons College of Kentucky declined 84.9% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $10.1M lower than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $500k - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Simmons College of Kentucky received $500k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$1.81M

2017 Salaries

19.8%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Simmons College of Kentucky paid a median of $1.81M in salaries, which represents 62.2% of their overall expenditure ($2.91M) and a 19.8% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 30.7% growth from 2015 and a 84.1% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$95.2k

Instructional Salaries

7

Number of Employees

In 2017, Simmons College of Kentucky paid a total of $95.2k to 7 employees working as instructors, which represents 5.26% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $421k (25.6%) for similar Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

No academic rank

Most Common Instructor

7 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

7 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Simmons College of Kentucky were No academic rank with 7 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Simmons College of Kentucky were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 7 employees; Management with 6 employees; and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 5 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male No academic rank

  2. Female No academic rank

  3. false

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Simmons College of Kentucky was Male No academic rank with 5 employees, Female No academic rank with 2 employees, and false with 0 employees.

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