Average Tuition & Fees $18,234
Average Acceptance Rates 69.81 %
Total Student Population 270,473
Average Graduation Rates 42.55 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 14.10 to 1

Kentucky Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 105 colleges and universities in Kentucky State - 25 public and 80 private schools. By school level, there are 49 4 Year or high, 35 2-4 years, and 21 less than 2 years schools in Kentucky. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Kentucky Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)28
Private (for-profit)52
4 Year or High49
2-4 Year35
Less than 2 year21

Average Academic Statistics for Kentucky Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Kentucky colleges is 69.81% and the average graduation rate is 42.55% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 270,473 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Kentucky colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.10:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Kentucky.

[Chart] Kentucky Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Kentucky colleges is 17.184210526316 %
Average Retention Rate for Kentucky colleges is 65.292682926829 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For Kentucky Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Kentucky colleges are $14,922 for Kentucky residents and $18,234 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $10,486 for in-state students and $12,780 for out-of-state students.

Kentucky 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Kentucky State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Kentucky Colleges

Kentucky colleges and universities are offering 3,745 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Kentucky State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate557147
One but less than two years certificate41994
Associate's Degree574178
Two but less than four years certificate451
Bachelor's Degree1,241146
Post Bachelor's Degree17039
Master's Degree541185
Post Master's Degree339
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1248
Doctor's degree - professional practice296
Doctor's degree - other124

Special Learning Opportunities at Kentucky State

In Kentucky, 1 colleges offer all programs online completely. 49 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 27 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 18 colleges have the ROTC programs and 31 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Kentucky schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Kentucky State
Online Completely1 out of 104 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes49 out of 104 Schools
Graduate Online Classes27 out of 104 Schools
ROTC18 out of 104 Schools
Weekend/Evening College39 out of 104 Schools
Teacher certificate26 out of 104 Schools
Study Abroad31 out of 104 Schools