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, 101 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 270,473 students are attending Kentucky Colleges and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.10 to 1. The 2020 average tuition & fees at Kentucky Colleges is $6,331 for Kentucky residents and $18,054 for out-of-state students. The average graduate tuition & fees is $11,023 for Kentucky residents and $12,837 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$6,331 Kentucky residents
$18,054 out-of-state
Graduate$11,023 Kentucky residents
$12,837 out-of-state
Average Financial Aid$7,727
Student Population270,473
Undergraduate216,868
Graduate53,605
Acceptance Rate70.68%
Test Scores1,094 SAT, 26 AVG
Students to Faculty Ratio14.10 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
Private, 4 yearsBerea, KY
$44,700 $33,186 1,67330% 1,194 SAT
25 ACT
10 to 1
2 University of Kentucky
Public, 4 yearsLexington, KY
$30,680
($12,360)
$9,942 29,18296% 1,195 SAT
26 ACT
16 to 1
3 Centre College
Private, 4 yearsDanville, KY
$43,000 $31,789 1,43476% 1,255 SAT
29 ACT
11 to 1
4 University of Louisville
Public, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$27,954
($11,928)
$8,984 21,43069% 1,180 SAT
26 ACT
14 to 1
5 Transylvania University
Private, 4 yearsLexington, KY
$40,210 $24,019 98790% 1,215 SAT
27 ACT
11 to 1
6 Bellarmine University
Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$42,430 $28,359 3,36966% 1,160 SAT
25 ACT
11 to 1
7 Northern Kentucky University
Public, 4 yearsHighland Heights, KY
$20,256
($10,296)
$7,472 14,76490% 1,130 SAT
23 ACT
19 to 1
8 Eastern Kentucky University
Public, 4 yearsRichmond, KY
$19,948
($9,876)
$7,160 15,81594% 1,080 SAT
23 ACT
15 to 1
9 Spalding University
Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$25,200 $20,681 1,75879% 1,040 SAT
20 ACT
11 to 1
10 Murray State University
Public, 4 yearsMurray, KY
$24,792
($9,174)
$8,241 9,45482% 1,143 SAT
25 ACT
15 to 1
11 Morehead State University
Public, 4 yearsMorehead, KY
$13,876
($9,290)
$6,323 10,19578% 1,086 SAT
23 ACT
18 to 1
12 University of the Cumberlands
Private, 4 yearsWilliamsburg, KY
$9,875 $15,130 13,47280% 1,035 SAT
21 ACT
15 to 1
13 Union College
Private, 4 yearsBarbourville, KY
$27,950 $19,144 1,33355% 1,001 SAT
20 ACT
14 to 1
14 Midway University
Private, 4 yearsMidway, KY
$24,850 $13,283 1,66860% 1,045 SAT
21 ACT
21 to 1
15 Asbury University
Private, 4 yearsWilmore, KY
$30,952 $14,236 1,94064% 1,190 SAT
25 ACT
12 to 1
16 Campbellsville University
Private, 4 yearsCampbellsville, KY
$25,400 $15,786 11,47070% 1,047 SAT
61 ACT
13 to 1
17 Western Kentucky University
Public, 4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$26,496
($10,802)
$6,683 19,45697% 1,105 SAT
23 ACT
18 to 1
18 Georgetown College
Private, 4 yearsGeorgetown, KY
$39,810 $29,318 1,60863% 1,161 SAT
24 ACT
11 to 1
19 Thomas More UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCrestview Hills, KY $32,090 $18,485 2,25391% 1,075 SAT
22 ACT
16 to 1
20 University of Pikeville
Private, 4 yearsPikeville, KY
$21,550 $13,455 2,317- 970 SAT
61 ACT
14 to 1
21 Lindsey Wilson College
Private, 4 yearsColumbia, KY
$25,350 $18,362 2,589- - 15 to 1
22 Sullivan UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $12,870 $7,280 3,575- - 13 to 1
- Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
- - 143- - -
- Lindsey Institute of CosmetologyPrivate, Less than 2 yearsBowling Green, KY $15,100 $3,762 22- - 8 to 1
- Kentucky Christian University
Private, 4 yearsGrayson, KY
$20,596 $13,606 68140% 916 SAT
19 ACT
10 to 1
- ITT Technical Institute-LexingtonPrivate, 4 yearsLexington, KY - - -- - 13 to 1
- American National University-LexingtonPrivate, 4 yearsLexington, KY $8,280 $4,446 299- - 11 to 1
- Brighton Center's Center for Employment Training
Private, Less than 2 yearsNewport, KY
$8,350 $8,398 125- - 16 to 1
- Somerset Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsSomerset, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$4,000 5,857- - 21 to 1
- Interactive College of Technology-NewportPrivate, 2-4 yearsNewport, KY $9,890 $4,402 65- - 12 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-Louisville
Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$16,215 $4,082 154- - 17 to 1
- Beckfield College-FlorencePrivate, 4 yearsFlorence, KY $13,281 $4,501 68787% -
20 ACT
12 to 1
- Regina Webb Academy
Private, 2-4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$15,300 $5,831 19- - 10 to 1
- Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsElizabethtown, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,115 6,399- - 22 to 1
- Brown Mackie College-LouisvillePrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $12,492 - 405- - 6 to 1
- Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-Louisville
Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$16,650 $3,309 36- - 20 to 1
- MedQuest College
Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$13,500 $4,450 246- - 15 to 1
- Clear Creek Baptist Bible College
Private, 4 yearsPineville, KY
$9,620 $3,640 131- - 10 to 1
- Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,333 4,482- - 20 to 1
- Maysville Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsMaysville, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,868 4,189- - 22 to 1
- Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-LouisvillePrivate, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY $16,650 $3,048 36- - 20 to 1
- Ashland Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsAshland, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$4,218 2,542- - 17 to 1
- Lexington Healing Arts Academy
Private, Less than 2 yearsLexington, KY
$12,500 $3,064 150- - 5 to 1
- Kentucky State University
Public, 4 yearsFrankfort, KY
$11,940
($8,090)
$8,850 1,77881% 975 SAT
20 ACT
12 to 1
- Employment Solutions-College for Technical Education
Private, Less than 2 yearsLexington, KY
$16,380 $5,504 117- - 15 to 1
- Hopkinsville Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsHopkinsville, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,804 2,748- - 20 to 1
- The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$20,796 $1,473 4,12168% 1,139 SAT
23 ACT
14 to 1
- ITT Technical Institute-LouisvillePrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY - - -- - 13 to 1
- Jenny Lea Academy of Cosmetology
Private, 2-4 yearsWhitesburg, KY
$10,360 $7,152 40- - 10 to 1
- Galen College of Nursing-ARHPrivate, 2-4 yearsHazard, KY $40,760 $6,180 246- - 12 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-ElizabethtownPrivate, Less than 2 yearsElizabethtown, KY $17,145 $3,948 99- - 17 to 1
- American College of Barbering
Private, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY
$15,000 $5,030 69- - 20 to 1
- Galen College of Nursing-Louisville
Private, 4 yearsLouisville, KY
$19,750 $3,951 1,954- - 18 to 1
- West Kentucky Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsPaducah, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,305 6,193- - 18 to 1
- Ideal Beauty AcademyPrivate, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY $12,066 $2,911 16- - 7 to 1
- Daymar College-LouisvillePrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $15,000 - -- - -
- Alice Lloyd College
Private, 4 yearsPippa Passes, KY
$12,230 $10,455 64427% 960 SAT
20 ACT
17 to 1
- ATA College
Private, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$13,075 $5,695 352- - 15 to 1
- Summit Salon Academy-Lexington
Private, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY
$7,800 $4,284 37- - 20 to 1
- Spencerian College-LexingtonPrivate, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY $21,525 - 59- - 4 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-FlorencePrivate, Less than 2 yearsFlorence, KY $17,145 $4,199 99- - 25 to 1
- Hussian College-Daymar College Bowling GreenPrivate, 4 yearsBowling Green, KY $19,533 $2,115 21194% - 15 to 1
- South Eastern Beauty AcademyPrivate, Less than 2 yearsPaintsville, KY $12,400 - -- - -
- Hazard Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsHazard, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,291 3,185- - 17 to 1
- Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-Elizabethtown
Private, 2-4 yearsElizabethtown, KY
$4,800 $2,871 22- - 20 to 1
- Tri-State Barber College
Private, Less than 2 yearsAshland, KY
$10,500 $5,920 19- - 20 to 1
- Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsPrestonsburg, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,466 4,375- - 21 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-ErlangerPrivate, Less than 2 yearsErlanger, KY $15,990 $4,448 74- - 16 to 1
- Gateway Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsFlorence, KY
$14,888
($4,448)
$3,230 4,093- - 16 to 1
- PJ's College of Cosmetology-Bowling Green
Private, 2-4 yearsBowling Green, KY
$17,216 $4,931 217- - 7 to 1
- Madisonville Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsMadisonville, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,177 3,546- - 17 to 1
- Simmons College of KentuckyPrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $6,390 $6,119 210- - 9 to 1
- Asbury Theological Seminary
Private, 4 yearsWilmore, KY
$15,959 - 1,690- - -
- Lexington Theological Seminary
Private, 4 yearsLexington, KY
$9,119 - 78- - -
- Daymar College-MadisonvillePrivate, 2-4 yearsMadisonville, KY $15,000 - 16- - 11 to 1
- Kentucky Mountain Bible College
Private, 4 yearsJackson, KY
$9,610 $5,712 7148% 1,020 SAT
21 ACT
12 to 1
- University of Phoenix-KentuckyPrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $11,534 $3,846 18- - 4 to 1
- Henderson Community College
Public, 2-4 yearsHenderson, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,261 1,586- - 15 to 1
- Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsCumberland, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,629 3,315- - 20 to 1
- Daymar College-LouisvillePrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $15,000 - -- - -
- Owensboro Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsOwensboro, KY
$14,808
($4,368)
$3,735 3,940- - 19 to 1
- Medical Career & Technical College
Private, Less than 2 yearsRichmond, KY
$12,475 $4,813 80- - 15 to 1
- Frontier Nursing University
Private, 4 yearsHyden, KY
- - 2,140- - -
- Empire Beauty School-ChenowethPrivate, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY $17,145 $3,788 78- - 20 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-OwensboroPrivate, Less than 2 yearsOwensboro, KY $15,990 $4,551 56- - 8 to 1
- Paul Mitchell the School-Lexington
Private, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY
$16,816 $4,769 193- - 20 to 1
- Daymar College-OwensboroPrivate, 4 yearsOwensboro, KY $15,000 - 14- - 3 to 1
- Brescia University
Private, 4 yearsOwensboro, KY
$23,500 $12,910 1,01542% 1,130 SAT
23 ACT
13 to 1
- Spencerian College-LouisvillePrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $20,400 - 396- - 5 to 1
- Tri-State Institute of Hair DesignPrivate, Less than 2 yearsLondon, KY $16,500 - 36- - 9 to 1
- Barrett and Company School of Hair Design
Private, Less than 2 yearsNicholasville, KY
$19,025 $4,297 51- - 12 to 1
- Sullivan College of Technology and DesignPrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $22,919 - 306- - 4 to 1
- Daymar College-OnlinePrivate, 4 yearsLouisville, KY $15,000 - -- - 7 to 1
- Kentucky Wesleyan College
Private, 4 yearsOwensboro, KY
$27,200 $8,389 83062% 1,099 SAT
23 ACT
13 to 1
- Daymar College-BellevuePrivate, 2-4 yearsBellevue, KY $15,000 - 6- - 3 to 1
- Jefferson Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsLouisville, KY
$14,888
($4,448)
$3,162 11,699- - 21 to 1
- Ross College-HopkinsvillePrivate, 2-4 yearsHopkinsville, KY $15,990 $3,743 74- - 9 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-HurstbornePrivate, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY $17,145 $4,141 76- - 11 to 1
- American College of Barbering - Florence
Private, Less than 2 yearsFlorence, KY
- - -- - -
- PJ's College of Cosmetology-Glasgow
Private, 2-4 yearsGlasgow, KY
$17,316 $7,279 32- - 15 to 1
- Empire Beauty School-DixiePrivate, Less than 2 yearsLouisville, KY $17,145 $4,519 90- - 18 to 1
- Appalachian Beauty School
Private, Less than 2 yearsBelfry, KY
$10,000 $3,643 22- - 20 to 1
- Kentucky Horseshoeing School
Private, Less than 2 yearsRichmond, KY
$25,000 $7,500 15- - 9 to 1
- Ross Medical Education Center-Bowling GreenPrivate, Less than 2 yearsBowling Green, KY $15,990 $4,488 91- - 18 to 1
- Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Public, 2-4 yearsLexington, KY
$14,888
($4,448)
$3,653 9,525- - 19 to 1
Average$18,054
($6,331)
$7,727 270,47370.68% 1,094 SAT 14.10 to 1
*Kentucky college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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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

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