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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Kentucky

Kentucky State University has the lowest graduation rate of 25% for academic year 2019-2020 in Kentucky. University of Pikeville is ranked second with 28% and Brescia University follows them with 34%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have low graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the highest graduation rates in Kentucky.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Kentucky
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Kentucky State University
Public, 4 or more yearsFrankfort, KY
25%37%56%
2University of Pikeville
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPikeville, KY
28%48%60%
3Brescia University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOwensboro, KY
34%48%63%
4Kentucky Christian University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGrayson, KY
35%-70%
5Campbellsville University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCampbellsville, KY
36%-63%
6Lindsey Wilson College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColumbia, KY
38%-61%
7Spalding University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLouisville, KY
40%29%74%
8University of the Cumberlands
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWilliamsburg, KY
44%34%62%
9Eastern Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsRichmond, KY
45%27%73%
10Georgetown College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGeorgetown, KY
45%-63%
11Kentucky Wesleyan College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOwensboro, KY
45%38%69%
12Morehead State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMorehead, KY
46%-74%
13Northern Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsHighland Heights, KY
46%-69%
14Western Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsBowling Green, KY
48%25%71%
15Alice Lloyd College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPippa Passes, KY
52%2%48%
16Thomas More University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCrestview Hills, KY
54%31%63%
17Murray State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMurray, KY
55%-79%
18University of Louisville
Public, 4 or more yearsLouisville, KY
59%-80%
19Bellarmine University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLouisville, KY
66%25%79%
20University of Kentucky
Public, 4 or more yearsLexington, KY
66%-85%