university of pikeville en Name Change at Pikeville College <p>Pikeville College has changed its name. It will soon be the University of Pikeville. University President Paul Patton says it&rsquo;s a name the eastern Kentucky school earned many years ago.</p><p><em>&ldquo;Well, the definition of a university is a college that also offers graduate programs, which we do and have for many years.&nbsp; And, the name should try to indicate to people the kind of institution that you are,&rdquo; said Patton.</em></p><p>Besides hosting a school of osteopathic medicine, Patton says the university will soon offer a master of business administration.</p> Mon, 09 May 2011 05:00:59 +0000 Charles Compton, WEKU 3113 at Name Change at Pikeville College