Kentucky Colleges Statistics

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2023 Kentucky Colleges Statistics

In Kentucky State, there are 87 Kentucky Colleges - 24 public and 63 private schools. Among them, 83 schools are offering undergraduate programs and 30 schools have graduate programs. 61 Kentucky Colleges offer the distance learning Opportunities and 2 schools are online completely schools that all degree programs can be completed by online educationin Kentucky.
Total 267,953 students are attending Kentucky Colleges and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.88 to 1. The 2023 average tuition & fees at Kentucky Colleges is $6,588 for Kentucky residents and $19,851 for out-of-state students. The average graduate tuition & fees is $11,003 for Kentucky residents and $12,893 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2022-2023 statistics for Kentucky Colleges.
Kentucky Colleges Statistics
academic year 2022-2023
Number of Schools87 schools
By Types24 public, 63 private
By Levels38 four(4) years
22 two but less than four years
27 less than two(2) years
By Categories8 National Universities
6 Liberal Arts Colleges
22 Community Colleges
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$6,588 Kentucky residents
$19,851 out-of-state
Graduate$11,003 Kentucky residents
$12,893 out-of-state
Average Financial Aid$10,145
Student Population267,953
Undergraduate209,400
Graduate58,553
Acceptance Rate76.25%
Test Scores1,101 SAT, 22 AVG
Students to Faculty Ratio14.88 to 1

Kentucky Colleges Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

The following 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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2022-2023 Kentucky Colleges Comparison
Rank*NameTuition & FeesAverage Financial AidPopulationAcceptance RateTest ScoresStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 University of Kentucky
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Public, 4-yearsLexington, KY
$32,276
($12,859)
$11,981 31,54795% 1,180 SAT
24 ACT
17 to 1
2 Centre College
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Private, 4-yearsDanville, KY
$48,070 $35,350 1,35763% 1,300 SAT
30 ACT
10 to 1
3 Berea College
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Private, 4-yearsBerea, KY
$45,026 $55,508 1,43325% 1,218 SAT
25 ACT
8 to 1
4 University of Louisville
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Public, 4-yearsLouisville, KY
$28,866
($12,520)
$9,508 22,01782% 1,170 SAT
23 ACT
13 to 1
5 Transylvania University
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Private, 4-yearsLexington, KY
$43,670 $29,629 97991% 1,250 SAT
26 ACT
10 to 1
6 Northern Kentucky University
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Public, 4-yearsHighland Heights, KY
$20,848
($10,592)
$8,828 15,80186% 1,150 SAT
22 ACT
17 to 1
7 Murray State University
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Public, 4-yearsMurray, KY
$18,888
($9,432)
$10,234 9,47984% 1,060 SAT
22 ACT
16 to 1
8 Asbury University
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Private, 4-yearsWilmore, KY
$33,146 $21,082 1,65079% - 11 to 1
9 Eastern Kentucky University
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Public, 4-yearsRichmond, KY
$20,222
($9,844)
$8,710 14,32464% 1,070 SAT
20 ACT
16 to 1
10 Western Kentucky University
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Public, 4-yearsBowling Green, KY
$27,072
($11,112)
$8,499 16,49397% 1,070 SAT
21 ACT
18 to 1
11 Midway University
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Private, 4-yearsMidway, KY
$25,050 $14,509 1,44194% 1,060 SAT
22 ACT
15 to 1
12 Georgetown College
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Private, 4-yearsGeorgetown, KY
$41,600 $41,195 1,54872% 1,130 SAT
21 ACT
14 to 1
13 Morehead State University
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Public, 4-yearsMorehead, KY
$14,286
($9,560)
$8,644 8,80784% - 14 to 1
14 Campbellsville University
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Private, 4-yearsCampbellsville, KY
$26,100 $16,747 11,775- - 23 to 1
15 Bellarmine University
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Private, 4-yearsLouisville, KY
$45,630 $33,554 2,97088% 1,200 SAT
24 ACT
12 to 1
16 Lindsey Wilson College
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Private, 4-yearsColumbia, KY
$26,228 $22,760 3,159- - 17 to 1
17 Spalding University
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Private, 4-yearsLouisville, KY
$27,050 $13,490 1,53298% 980 SAT
19 ACT
9 to 1
18 University of Pikeville
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Private, 4-yearsPikeville, KY
$23,150 $14,652 2,434- - 15 to 1
19 University of the Cumberlands
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Private, 4-yearsWilliamsburg, KY
$9,875 $9,483 18,05383% 1,040 SAT
20 ACT
18 to 1
20 Thomas More University
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Private, 4-yearsCrestview Hills, KY
$35,810 $23,139 1,95894% 1,105 SAT
21 ACT
14 to 1
21 Union College
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Private, 4-yearsBarbourville, KY
$30,065 $21,075 97053% -
18 ACT
9 to 1
22 Sullivan University
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Private, 4-yearsLouisville, KY
$14,220 $6,417 2,309- - 13 to 1
- PJ's College of Cosmetology-Glasgow
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Private, Less than 2 yearsGlasgow, KY
$17,216 $6,908 44- - 10 to 1
- Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsCumberland, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,956 2,625- - 18 to 1
- Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,790 4,732- - 20 to 1
- Ideal Beauty Academy
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$13,600 $6,281 12- - 7 to 1
- Summit Salon Academy-Lexington
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLexington, KY
$7,800 $2,850 96- - 20 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-Lexington
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLexington, KY
$19,316 $5,914 172- - 15 to 1
- Kentucky Horseshoeing School
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Private, Less than 2 yearsRichmond, KY
$29,000 $6,868 26- - 6 to 1
- Alice Lloyd College
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Private, 4-yearsPippa Passes, KY
$14,250 $14,378 56598% -
18 ACT
16 to 1
- Kentucky Christian University
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Private, 4-yearsGrayson, KY
$23,700 $15,395 62944% 880 SAT
18 ACT
13 to 1
- Ross College-Hopkinsville
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Private, 2-4 yearsHopkinsville, KY
$16,297 $9,760 48- - 11 to 1
- Somerset Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsSomerset, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$5,131 5,529- - 17 to 1
- PJ's College of Cosmetology-Bowling Green
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBowling Green, KY
$17,216 $4,838 279- - 10 to 1
- Maysville Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsMaysville, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,018 3,974- - 19 to 1
- Simmons College of Kentucky
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Private, 4-yearsLouisville, KY
$16,398 $19,300 23767% - 8 to 1
- Jefferson Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$15,560
($4,640)
$3,864 12,053- - 23 to 1
- Clear Creek Baptist Bible College
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Private, 4-yearsPineville, KY
$9,970 $6,435 147- - 10 to 1
- West Kentucky Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsPaducah, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,524 5,309- - 18 to 1
- American College of Barbering
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$17,250 $4,729 56- - 20 to 1
- Interactive College of Technology-Newport
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Private, 2-4 yearsNewport, KY
$10,610 $4,715 119- - 12 to 1
- Frontier Nursing University
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Private, 4-yearsVersailles, KY
- - 2,335- - -
- Empire Beauty School-Florence
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Private, Less than 2 yearsFlorence, KY
$17,145 $5,728 95- - 24 to 1
- Madisonville Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsMadisonville, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,457 3,493- - 16 to 1
- Lindsey Institute of Cosmetology
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBowling Green, KY
$15,100 $4,714 60- - 9 to 1
- Hopkinsville Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsHopkinsville, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$5,673 2,028- - 17 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-Owensboro
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Private, Less than 2 yearsOwensboro, KY
$16,297 $6,283 30- - 30 to 1
- Kentucky Wesleyan College
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Private, 4-yearsOwensboro, KY
$31,300 $20,836 81369% 1,080 SAT
20 ACT
12 to 1
- Allure Beauty College
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Private, Less than 2 yearsWhitesburg, KY
$10,500 $5,172 25- - 10 to 1
- Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsElizabethtown, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,378 5,648- - 23 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-Dixie
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$18,345 $6,093 78- - 16 to 1
- South Eastern Beauty Academy
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Private, Less than 2 yearsPaintsville, KY
$12,400 $5,260 19- - 20 to 1
- Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
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Private, 4-yearsLouisville, KY
- - 100- - -
- Lexington Healing Arts Academy
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLexington, KY
$12,500 $2,819 87- - 7 to 1
- Henderson Community College
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Public, 2-4 yearsHenderson, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,079 1,506- - 17 to 1
- Bluegrass Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY
$15,560
($4,640)
$4,346 10,318- - 18 to 1
- Gateway Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsFlorence, KY
$15,560
($4,640)
$3,953 4,440- - 18 to 1
- MedQuest College
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Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$13,776 $8,360 360- - 11 to 1
- Kentucky State University
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Public, 4-yearsFrankfort, KY
$12,932
($9,004)
$8,881 1,72692% 880 SAT
16 ACT
11 to 1
- Owensboro Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsOwensboro, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,266 4,621- - 22 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-Elizabethtown
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Private, Less than 2 yearsElizabethtown, KY
$18,345 $4,986 106- - 20 to 1
- Galen College of Nursing-ARH
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Private, 2-4 yearsHazard, KY
$42,470 $5,832 470- - 13 to 1
- Ashland Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsAshland, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$5,479 2,515- - 17 to 1
- ATA College
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Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$13,790 $9,977 264- - 14 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-Louisville
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$18,715 $5,137 193- - 19 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-Erlanger
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Private, Less than 2 yearsErlanger, KY
$16,297 $5,931 52- - 13 to 1
- Beckfield College-Florence
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Private, 4-yearsFlorence, KY
$13,295 $5,447 653- - 16 to 1
- Kentucky Mountain Bible College
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Private, 4-yearsJackson, KY
$10,060 $8,093 7845% -
22 ACT
12 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-Chenoweth
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$17,145 $5,786 89- - 14 to 1
- Medical Career & Technical College
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Private, Less than 2 yearsRichmond, KY
$15,275 $5,394 93- - 15 to 1
- Asbury Theological Seminary
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Private, 4-yearsWilmore, KY
$16,608 - 1,747- - -
- Employment Solutions-College for Technical Education
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Private, Less than 2 yearsLexington, KY
$12,400 $5,090 128- - 17 to 1
- Hazard Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsHazard, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$4,546 2,556- - 15 to 1
- The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
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Private, 4-yearsLouisville, KY
$12,000 $2,128 4,26687% 1,100 SAT
22 ACT
20 to 1
- Brescia University
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Private, 4-yearsOwensboro, KY
$27,950 $20,089 64650% - 9 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-Bowling Green
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBowling Green, KY
$16,297 $6,392 31- - 16 to 1
- Appalachian Beauty School
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBelfry, KY
$10,915 $4,982 39- - 20 to 1
- American National University-Pikeville
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Private, 4-yearsPikeville, KY
$10,314 $3,508 296- - 17 to 1
- Galen College of Nursing-Louisville
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Private, 4-yearsLouisville, KY
$42,420 $6,016 4,443- - 13 to 1
- Big Sandy Community and Technical College
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Public, 2-4 yearsPrestonsburg, KY
$15,480
($4,560)
$6,901 2,576- - 13 to 1
- Regina Webb Academy
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Private, Less than 2 yearsBowling Green, KY
$15,500 $5,242 15- - 8 to 1
- Lexington Theological Seminary
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Private, 4-yearsLexington, KY
$9,120 - 90- - -
- Brighton Center's Center for Employment Training
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Private, Less than 2 yearsNewport, KY
$9,185 $8,588 64- - 8 to 1
Average$19,851
($6,588)
$10,145 267,95376.25% 1,101 SAT 14.88 to 1
*Kentucky college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2022-2023