t the University of Kentucky, we prepare you for a life - and a career - of meaning and purpose. We know the investment made in education is an investment well made. And we’re not the only ones who have taken note. Both our in-state and out-of-state graduates receive the best return on investment for their UK degree compared to all other public institutions in Kentucky according to Payscale.com. We have a robust Stuckert Career Service Center that helped connect our students with more than 4,700 employers worldwide in 2017.
Additionally, gaining hands-on, real workforce experience gives our students an edge after they graduate and is an integral part of the academic experience at UK. Last year, our career center posted more than 7,000 internships for our students. Whatever you want to do and wherever you want to go, we have the resources to help you achieve your professional and academic goals.