Kentucky Colleges Key Statistics

Average Tuition & Fees $18,404 ($14,869)
Average Acceptance Rates 72.39 %
Total Student Population 265,157
Average Graduation Rates 47.09 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 14.48 to 1

Kentucky Colleges Overview

In academic year 2017-2018, there are 104 colleges and universities in Kentucky State - 25 public and 79 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Kentucky Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)28
Private (for-profit)51
4 Year or High49
2-4 Year44
Less than 2 year11

Average Academic Statistics for Kentucky State Colleges

The average Acceptance Rate for Kentucky colleges is 72.39% and the average graduation rate is 47.09 % in academic year 2017-2018. Total 265,157 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Kentucky colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.48:1. 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 16.394736842105 %
Average Retention Rate for Kentucky colleges is 64.444444444444 %

2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees For Kentucky Colleges

For academic year 2018-2019, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Kentucky colleges are $14,869 for Kentucky residents and $18,404 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $10,453 for in-state students and $12,574 for out-of-state students.

Kentucky 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Kentucky State 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Kentucky Colleges

Kentucky colleges and universities are offering 3,787 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 certificate575134
One but less than two years certificate41580
Associate's Degree619207
Two but less than four years certificate492
Bachelor's Degree1,252144
Post Bachelor's Degree15337
Master's Degree534162
Post Master's Degree297
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1206
Doctor's degree - professional practice304
Doctor's degree - other112

Special Learning Opportunities at Kentucky State

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 Classes54 out of 104 Schools
Graduate Online Classes27 out of 104 Schools
ROTC17 out of 104 Schools
Weekend/Evening College43 out of 104 Schools
Teacher certificate26 out of 104 Schools
Study Abroad31 out of 104 Schools