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university of kentucky

public, coeducational institution of higher learning in Lexington, Kentucky, U.S. It includes the Chandler Medical Center, also in Lexington, and Lexington Community College. The campus consists of 12 colleges offering instruction in fields such as agriculture, business and economics, engineering, and law. The Medical Center comprises colleges of medicine, nursing, dentistry, allied health professions, and pharmacy. The university offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs. Research facilities include the Center for Robotics and Manufacturing Systems, the Maxwell H. Gluck Equine Research Center, and the Kentucky Geological Survey. Total enrollment exceeds 30,500

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