List of colleges and universities in Kentucky

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The following is a list of colleges and universities in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Kentucky also has two early entrance to college programs, for academically gifted high school juniors and seniors, that allows the students to take college credits while finishing high school. They are the Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics, and the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science.

Public universities[edit]

Institution Endowment (2022) Total students (2022)
Eastern Kentucky University $78.8 million[1] 14,324[2]
Kentucky State University $21.9 million[3] 1,726[2]
Morehead State University $71 million[4] 8,810[2]
Murray State University $100.2 million[1] 9,489[2]
Northern Kentucky University $119.2 million[1] 15,827[2]
University of Kentucky $1.68 billion[1] 32,710[2]
University of Louisville $883.6 million[1] 23,043[2]
Western Kentucky University $209.5 million[1] 16,495[2]
Total $3.16 billion 122,424

Private liberal arts colleges[edit]

Private colleges and universities[edit]

Kentucky Community and Technical College System[edit]

Kentucky dental schools[edit]

Kentucky law schools[edit]

Kentucky medical schools[edit]

Former institutions[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f As of June 30, 2022. U.S. and Canadian Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Endowment Market Value and Change in Endowment Market Value from FY21 to FY22 (Report). National Association of College and University Business Officers and TIAA. June 30, 2022. Retrieved June 20, 2023.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h "CPE Interactive Data Center". Retrieved September 30, 2022.
  3. ^ "Current Financial Status of Kentucky State University" (PDF). Retrieved September 30, 2022.
  4. ^ "Morehead State University Foundation - FY2021-2022 Dashboard". Archived from the original on June 20, 2023. Retrieved June 20, 2023.

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