Kentucky Colleges Statistics

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2020 Kentucky Colleges Statistics

In Kentucky State, there are 106 Kentucky Colleges - 25 public and 81 private schools. Among them, 102 schools are offering undergraduate programs and 28 schools have graduate programs. 57 Kentucky Colleges offer the distance learning Opportunities and 1 schools are online completely schools that all degree programs can be completed by online educationin Kentucky. Total 269,491 students are attending Kentucky Colleges and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.22 to 1. The 2020 average tuition & fees at Kentucky Colleges is $6,496 for Kentucky residents and $18,444 for out-of-state students. The average graduate tuition & fees is $11,162 for Kentucky residents and $13,071 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2019-2020 statistics for Kentucky Colleges.
Kentucky Colleges Statistics
academic year 2019-2020
Number of Schools106 schools
By Types25 public, 81 private
By Levels49 four(4) years
35 two but less than four years
22 less than two(2) years
By Categories4 National Universities
5 Liberal Arts Colleges
35 Community Colleges
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$6,496 Kentucky residents
$18,444 out-of-state
Graduate$11,162 Kentucky residents
$13,071 out-of-state
Average Financial Aid$8,535
Student Population269,491
Undergraduate208,489
Graduate61,002
Acceptance Rate75.14%
Test Scores1,083 SAT, 22 AVG
Students to Faculty Ratio14.22 to 1

Kentucky Colleges Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

Next table lists Kentucky Colleges ordered by rank. The number in rank column refers to the rank in the Kentucky college ranking. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
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2019-2020 Kentucky Colleges Comparison
Rank*NameTuition & FeesAverage Financial AidPopulationAcceptance RateTest ScoresStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 Berea College
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Private, 4 yearsBerea, KY
$43,612 $47,514 1,43233% 1,193 SAT
26 ACT
9 to 1
2 University of Kentucky
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Public, 4 yearsLexington, KY
$31,608
($12,610)
$10,865 29,98694% 1,207 SAT
26 ACT
16 to 1
3 Centre College
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Private, 4 yearsDanville, KY
$46,000 $30,717 1,33368% 1,350 SAT
30 ACT
10 to 1
4 University of Louisville
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Public, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$28,716
($12,370)
$9,625 22,21175% 1,160 SAT
24 ACT
19 to 1
5 Transylvania University
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Private, 4 yearsLexington, KY
$42,520 $26,762 96392% 1,190 SAT
27 ACT
10 to 1
6 Bellarmine University
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$44,920 $31,140 3,29386% 1,195 SAT
24 ACT
13 to 1
7 Northern Kentucky University
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Public, 4 yearsHighland Heights, KY
$20,448
($10,392)
$7,586 16,21180% 1,097 SAT
23 ACT
18 to 1
8 Eastern Kentucky University
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Public, 4 yearsRichmond, KY
$20,024
($9,752)
$8,558 14,46598% 1,065 SAT
21 ACT
15 to 1
9 Spalding University
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$26,550 $14,428 1,59690% 1,015 SAT
20 ACT
11 to 1
10 Murray State University
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Public, 4 yearsMurray, KY
$18,528
($9,252)
$9,282 9,44985% 1,080 SAT
24 ACT
17 to 1
11 Morehead State University
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Public, 4 yearsMorehead, KY
$14,106
($9,462)
$7,473 9,30490% 1,086 SAT
23 ACT
15 to 1
12 University of the Cumberlands
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Private, 4 yearsWilliamsburg, KY
$9,875 $8,965 19,11085% 1,070 SAT
21 ACT
20 to 1
13 Union College
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Private, 4 yearsBarbourville, KY
$28,889 $20,559 1,17956% 1,052 SAT
19 ACT
17 to 1
14 Midway University
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Private, 4 yearsMidway, KY
$24,850 $13,316 1,38178% 1,030 SAT
22 ACT
15 to 1
15 Asbury University
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Private, 4 yearsWilmore, KY
$32,652 $17,696 1,74177% 1,200 SAT
25 ACT
12 to 1
16 Campbellsville University
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Private, 4 yearsCampbellsville, KY
$25,000 $17,437 12,77178% 1,047 SAT 14 to 1
17 Western Kentucky University
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Public, 4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$27,000
($10,992)
$7,166 17,51798% 1,080 SAT
23 ACT
19 to 1
18 Georgetown College
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Private, 4 yearsGeorgetown, KY
$41,200 $34,614 1,56575% 1,161 SAT
24 ACT
12 to 1
19 Thomas More University
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Private, 4 yearsCrestview Hills, KY
$34,760 $20,178 2,03796% 1,075 SAT
22 ACT
14 to 1
20 University of Pikeville
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Private, 4 yearsPikeville, KY
$22,650 $16,771 2,240- 970 SAT 14 to 1
21 Lindsey Wilson College
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Private, 4 yearsColumbia, KY
$25,718 $21,252 2,764- - 16 to 1
22 Sullivan University
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$13,500 $6,830 3,165- - 10 to 1
- Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
- - 151- - -
- Appalachian Beauty School
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBelfry, KY
$10,525 $4,603 54- - 20 to 1
- Kentucky Horseshoeing School
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Private, Less than 2 yearsRichmond, KY
$26,000 $5,192 39- - 10 to 1
- Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-Louisville
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Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$16,650 $3,309 36- - 20 to 1
- MedQuest College
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Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$13,776 $4,646 337- - 11 to 1
- Ashland Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsAshland, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$4,469 2,400- - 16 to 1
- Ideal Beauty Academy
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Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$12,850 $4,838 10- - 7 to 1
- Alice Lloyd College
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Private, 4 yearsPippa Passes, KY
$14,230 $10,576 56936% 950 SAT
20 ACT
21 to 1
- Simmons College of Kentucky
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$16,390 $5,993 14058% -
14 ACT
4 to 1
- Kentucky Mountain Bible College
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Private, 4 yearsJackson, KY
$9,760 $5,589 8748% 871 SAT
23 ACT
10 to 1
- Jefferson Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$15,320
($4,568)
$3,301 12,196- - 23 to 1
- Daymar College-Online
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$15,000 - -- - 7 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-Louisville
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$16,215 $5,068 207- - 17 to 1
- Somerset Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsSomerset, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$4,101 4,837- - 16 to 1
- ITT Technical Institute-Lexington
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Private, 4 yearsLexington, KY
- - -- - 13 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-Elizabethtown
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Private, Less than 2 yearsElizabethtown, KY
$17,145 $4,270 109- - 19 to 1
- Employment Solutions-College for Technical Education
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLexington, KY
$11,500 $5,124 89- - 13 to 1
- Big Sandy Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsPrestonsburg, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$5,212 2,426- - 15 to 1
- Spencerian College-Lexington
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Private, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY
$21,525 - 59- - 4 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-Lexington
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Private, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY
$16,816 $4,312 210- - 20 to 1
- Daymar College-Owensboro
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Private, 4 yearsOwensboro, KY
$15,000 - 14- - 3 to 1
- Daymar College-Louisville
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$15,000 - -- - -
- Bluegrass Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY
$15,320
($4,568)
$3,875 10,180- - 18 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-Hurstborne
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$17,145 $4,141 76- - 11 to 1
- American College of Barbering - Florence
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Private, Less than 2 yearsFlorence, KY
- - -- - -
- Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,765 4,137- - 19 to 1
- Maysville Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsMaysville, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,658 3,446- - 18 to 1
- Beckfield College-Florence
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Private, 4 yearsFlorence, KY
$13,295 $9,610 74880% -
20 ACT
14 to 1
- Regina Webb Academy
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Private, 2-4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$15,500 $4,798 26- - 13 to 1
- American College of Barbering
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$15,750 $5,089 78- - 20 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-Erlanger
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Private, Less than 2 yearsErlanger, KY
$15,990 $5,215 142- - 28 to 1
- Asbury Theological Seminary
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Private, 4 yearsWilmore, KY
$16,440 - 1,755- - -
- Lexington Theological Seminary
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Private, 4 yearsLexington, KY
$9,120 - 88- - -
- Tri-State Institute of Hair Design
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLondon, KY
$16,500 - 36- - 9 to 1
- Kentucky Wesleyan College
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Private, 4 yearsOwensboro, KY
$29,660 $22,229 88767% 1,030 SAT
22 ACT
14 to 1
- Spencerian College-Louisville
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$20,400 - 396- - 5 to 1
- American National University-Pikeville
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Private, 4 yearsLexington, KY
$10,354 $5,410 210- - 19 to 1
- Lindsey Institute of Cosmetology
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBowling Green, KY
$15,100 $4,849 31- - 7 to 1
- Hopkinsville Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsHopkinsville, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$4,165 2,076- - 16 to 1
- The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$11,896 $1,969 4,33780% 1,145 SAT
23 ACT
19 to 1
- Lexington Healing Arts Academy
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLexington, KY
$12,500 $3,016 151- - 6 to 1
- Hazard Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsHazard, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,703 2,630- - 15 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-Florence
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Private, Less than 2 yearsFlorence, KY
$17,145 $5,270 104- - 20 to 1
- ATA College
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Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$13,120 $3,763 298- - 15 to 1
- Frontier Nursing University
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Private, 4 yearsHyden, KY
- - 2,436- - -
- Empire Beauty School-Chenoweth
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$17,145 $4,797 96- - 15 to 1
- University of Phoenix-Kentucky
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$11,534 $3,846 18- - 4 to 1
- Ross College-Hopkinsville
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Private, 2-4 yearsHopkinsville, KY
$15,990 $5,443 98- - 16 to 1
- Clear Creek Baptist Bible College
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Private, 4 yearsPineville, KY
$9,860 $6,355 131- - 9 to 1
- Interactive College of Technology-Newport
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Private, 2-4 yearsNewport, KY
$10,250 $4,651 28- - 12 to 1
- Jenny Lea Academy of Cosmetology
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Private, 2-4 yearsWhitesburg, KY
$10,360 $5,053 31- - 10 to 1
- Galen College of Nursing-ARH
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Private, 2-4 yearsHazard, KY
$42,470 $9,450 509- - 16 to 1
- PJ's College of Cosmetology-Bowling Green
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Private, 2-4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$17,216 $4,805 262- - 8 to 1
- Madisonville Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsMadisonville, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,469 3,104- - 14 to 1
- Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-Elizabethtown
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Private, 2-4 yearsElizabethtown, KY
$4,800 $2,871 22- - 20 to 1
- Tri-State Barber College
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Private, Less than 2 yearsAshland, KY
$10,500 $3,251 16- - 20 to 1
- Sullivan College of Technology and Design
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$22,919 - 306- - 4 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-Owensboro
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Private, Less than 2 yearsOwensboro, KY
$15,990 $6,252 37- - 9 to 1
- Barrett and Company School of Hair Design
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Private, Less than 2 yearsNicholasville, KY
$19,025 $4,326 40- - 13 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-Bowling Green
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBowling Green, KY
$15,990 $5,629 80- - 27 to 1
- Kentucky Christian University
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Private, 4 yearsGrayson, KY
$22,130 $14,744 68958% 915 SAT
19 ACT
12 to 1
- Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-Louisville
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Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$16,650 $3,048 36- - 20 to 1
- Kentucky State University
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Public, 4 yearsFrankfort, KY
$12,870
($9,020)
$8,925 2,29065% 955 SAT
18 ACT
14 to 1
- Summit Salon Academy-Lexington
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Private, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY
$7,800 $5,324 54- - 20 to 1
- Daymar College-Louisville
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$15,000 - -- - -
- Henderson Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsHenderson, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,129 1,331- - 15 to 1
- Southeast Kentucky Community
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Public, 2-4 yearsCumberland, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,421 2,505- - 17 to 1
- Daymar College-Madisonville
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Private, 2-4 yearsMadisonville, KY
$15,000 - 16- - 11 to 1
- PJ's College of Cosmetology-Glasgow
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Private, 2-4 yearsGlasgow, KY
$17,216 $7,563 46- - 13 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-Dixie
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$17,145 $5,231 86- - 16 to 1
- Daymar College-Bellevue
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Private, 2-4 yearsBellevue, KY
$15,000 - 6- - 3 to 1
- Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsElizabethtown, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,755 5,850- - 22 to 1
- Brown Mackie College-Louisville
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$12,492 - 405- - 6 to 1
- Brighton Center's Center for Employment Training
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Private, Less than 2 yearsNewport, KY
$9,185 $8,350 66- - 17 to 1
- Galen College of Nursing-Louisville
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$19,750 $4,460 2,986- - 14 to 1
- West Kentucky Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsPaducah, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,393 4,893- - 16 to 1
- ITT Technical Institute-Louisville
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Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
- - -- - 13 to 1
- Gateway Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsFlorence, KY
$15,320
($4,568)
$3,416 4,299- - 17 to 1
- Hussian College-Daymar College Bowling Green
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Private, 4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$22,348 $5,477 66100% - 15 to 1
- South Eastern Beauty Academy
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Private, Less than 2 yearsPaintsville, KY
$12,400 $5,358 59- - 20 to 1
- Brescia University
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Private, 4 yearsOwensboro, KY
$26,950 $16,599 98653% 1,055 SAT
22 ACT
11 to 1
- Owensboro Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsOwensboro, KY
$15,240
($4,488)
$3,772 3,901- - 19 to 1
- Medical Career & Technical College
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Private, Less than 2 yearsRichmond, KY
$12,900 $2,524 192- - 15 to 1
Average$18,444
($6,496)
$8,535 269,49175.14% 1,083 SAT 14.22 to 1
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Kentucky Best Colleges

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1. Berea CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBerea, KY

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2. University of KentuckyPublic, 4 yearsLexington, KY

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3. Centre CollegePrivate, 4 yearsDanville, KY

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4. University of LouisvillePublic, 4 yearsLouisville, KY

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5. Transylvania UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsLexington, KY

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6. Bellarmine UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY

All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020