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List of colleges and universities in Kentucky

The following is a list of colleges and universities in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Contents

  • Public universities 1
  • Private liberal arts colleges 2
  • Private colleges and universities 3
  • Community and technical colleges 4
  • Kentucky Law Schools 5
  • See also 6
  • References 7
  • External links 8

Public universities

Institution Endowment Total students Ave freshman ACT % full-time Ave. undergrad age % living on campus Freshman retention rate
Eastern Kentucky University $55 million [1] 15,968 [2] 21.7 [2] 75% 23 [3] 26% 64.1%
Kentucky State University $17 million [4] 2,746 [4] 18 76% 24 [5] 35% [4] 49% [4]
Morehead State University $23 million [6] 11,172 [7] 21.8 [8] 53% 22.3 35% 72.7% [9]
Murray State University $32 million [6] 10,832 [10] 23.1 71% 23 [11] 34% [12] 72% [13]
Northern Kentucky University $70 million [14] 15,660 [15] 22 69% 24 [16] 14% 67% [17]
University of Kentucky $915 million [18] 27,226 [19] 25.4 [20] 89.3% [19] 21 [21] 26% [22] 80% [20]
University of Louisville $722 million [23] 22,293 [24] 25 [25] 76% 22 [26] 27% [27] 77.1% [25]
Western Kentucky University $111 million [28] 21,048 [29] 23.5 [30] 70% 19 [31] 29% 73.2% [32]
TOTAL/ AVERAGE $1.95 billion 126,945 22.56 72.4125% 22.29 33.85% 69.39%

Private liberal arts colleges

Private colleges and universities

Community and technical colleges

Kentucky Law Schools


See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.nacubo.org/documents/research/NES2008PublicTable-AllInstitutionsByFY08MarketValue.pdfurl=
  2. ^ a b url=http://www.ir.eku.edus/ir.eku.edu/files/files/Fast%20Facts.pdf
  3. ^ http://www.collegeportraits.org/KY/EKU/print
  4. ^ a b c d url=http://www.kysu.edu/NR/rdonlyres/942A0D14-79E7-4829-97AD-7079A1CCD8F0/0/MiniFactBook20112012booklet85fixed.pdf
  5. ^ http://www.collegeportraits.org/KY/KSU/characteristics
  6. ^ a b url=http://www.nacubo.org/documents/research/NES2008PublicTable-AllInstitutionsByFY08MarketValue.pdf
  7. ^ url=http://themoreheadnews.com/local/x1332334884/MSU-fall-enrollment-hits-11-172
  8. ^ http://www2.moreheadstate.edu/files/units/ira/2011_2012_Profile_FINAL_v2.pdf
  9. ^ url=http://www2.moreheadstate.edu/files/units/ira/2011_2012_Profile_FINAL_v2.pdf
  10. ^ url=http://murrayledger.com/news/local/murray-state-reports-percent-enrollment-increase/article_cc2195fc-203f-11e2-8564-0019bb2963f4.html
  11. ^ url=http://www.murraystate.edu/Libraries/Institutional_Research/factbook2011.sflb.ashx
  12. ^ http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/murray-state-1977
  13. ^ url=http://www.gohigherky.org/campustour/undergraduate/3803/Murray_State_University/Murray_State_University3.html
  14. ^ http://www.nacubo.org/Documents/research/2011_NCSE_Public_Tables_Endowment_Market_Values_Final_January_17_2012.pdf
  15. ^ url=http://nku.edu/about/glance.html
  16. ^ http://careerservices.nku.edu/employers.html
  17. ^ url=http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/northern-kentucky-university-9275
  18. ^ http://www.nacubo.org/Documents/research/2011NCSEPublicTablesEndowmentMarketValues319.pdf
  19. ^ a b http://www.uky.edu/IRPE/fast_facts/fact_booklet/fact_booklet1112.pdf
  20. ^ a b url=http://www.uky.edu/IRPE/fast_facts/fact_booklet/fact_booklet1112.pdf
  21. ^ url=http://www.collegeportraits.org/KY/UK/print
  22. ^ url=http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/university-of-kentucky-1989/student-life
  23. ^ http://louisville.edu/institutionalresearch/institutional-research-planning/Just%20the%20Facts%202013%20Use%20this%20one.pdf
  24. ^ url=http://louisville.edu/about/profile.html
  25. ^ a b url=http://louisville.edu/institutionalresearch/institutional-research-planning/Just%20the%20Facts%202013%20Use%20this%20one.pdf
  26. ^ https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/college-university-search/university-of-louisville
  27. ^ http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/university-of-louisville-1999
  28. ^ http://chronicle.com/article/CollegeUniversity/136933/
  29. ^ url=http://wku.edu/instres/documents/2012_quick_facts.pdf
  30. ^ url=http://wkunews.wordpress.com/2014/08/15/newest-hilltoppers-more-college-ready-than-before/
  31. ^ http://wku.edu/instres/documents/2012_fact_book.pdf
  32. ^ url=http://www.wku.edu/instres/documents/02_student_profile.pdf

External links

  • Department of Education listing of accredited institutions in Kentucky
  • United States Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education
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