List of Universities in Kentucky

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About Universities in Kentucky

There are eight public four-year Universities in Kentucky. The higher education system in the state comprises two general tiers: major research institutions (the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville) and regional universities. There are also a number of private, community and technical colleges in Kentucky.

Some of the major universities in the state are:

University of Kentucky : Located in Lexington, Kentucky, the University of Kentucky is a public co-educational university. Also known as UK, it is one of the state's two land-grant universities. The institution was founded in 1865 by John Bowman as the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Kentucky. The major courses offered by the university include social sciences, medicine, law, humanities and life sciences. With an enrollment of 27,171, the university is the largest in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Dr. Eli Capilouto is the president.

Transylvania University : Founded in 1780, the Transylvania University is a private, undergraduate liberal arts college affiliated with the Christian Church. It is located in Lexington, Kentucky, United States and is also referred to as Transylvania or Transy. The institution offers thirty-eight majors, and pre-professional degrees in engineering and accounting. It is one of the oldest universities in Kentucky and consistently ranks in the top tier in the country. R. Owen Williams is the president of the university.

University of Louisville : Located in Louisville, Kentucky, the University of Louisville is a public university. It was founded in 1798 as the first city-owned public university in the United States. Students from 118 of 120 Kentucky counties, all 50 US states, and 116 countries around the world enroll in the university annually. The institution offers courses in medicine, nursing, business, arts, social work and information sciences. The president of the university is James R. Ramsey.

List of Universities and Colleges in Kentucky

Alice Lloyd College100 Purpose Road, Pippa Passes, KY, United States
Asbury University1 Macklem Dr Wilmore KY 40390 USA
Bluegrass Community & Technical College470 Cooper Dr Lexington KY 40506 USA
Beckfield College16 Spiral Dr Florence KY 41042 USA
Bellarmine University2001 Newburg Road, Louisville, KY, United States
Berea College101 Chestnut St Berea KY 40404 USA
Big Sandy Comm & Technical Clg Prestonburg Community College1 Bert Combs Dr Prestonsburg KY 41653 USA
Bowling Green Technical College129 State Avenue, Glasgow, KY, United States
Brescia University717 Frederica St Owensboro KY 42301 USA
Brown Mackie College3605 Fern Valley Road, Louisville, KY, United States
Brown Mackie College - Northern Kentucky309 Buttermilk PikeFort Mitchell KY 41017 United States
Campbellsville University1 University Drive, Campbellsville, KY, United States
College for Technical Education1165 Centre Parkway #120, Lexington, KY, United States
Daymar College4112 Fern Valley Road, Louisville, KY, United States
DeVry University Louisville, Kentucky10172 Linn Station Road #300Louisville KY 40223 United States
Earle C. Clements Job Corps Center2302 US Highway 60 E Morganfield KY 42437 USA
Eastern Kentucky University521 Lancaster Ave Richmond KY 40475 USA
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College600 College Street Road, Elizabethtown, KY, United States
Kentucky Higher Education10180 Linn Station Rd # C200 Louisville KY 40223 USA
ATA Career Education10200 Linn Station Rd # 335 Louisville KY 40223 USA
Galen College of Nursing1031 Zorn Ave #400 Louisville KY 40207 USA
Gateway Community and Technical College - Boone Campus500 Technology Way Florence KY 41042 USA
Georgetown College400 East College Street, Georgetown, KY, United States
Hopkinsville Community College720 North Drive, Hopkinsville, KY, United States
Indiana Wesleyan University Louisville1500 Alliant Ave Louisville KY 40299 USA
Jefferson Community & Technical College200 West Broadway, Louisville, KY, United States

List of Major Universities in US
Washington University in St. Louis, MO University of Notre Dame, IN Emory University, GA
Johns Hopkins University, MD University of Southern California, CA Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), PA
Vanderbilt University, TN Rice University, TX University of California, CA
Northwestern University, IL Cornell University, NY Brown University, RI
University of California, Berkeley CA California Institute of Technology, CA Duke University, NC
University of Pennsylvania, PA Williams College, MA The University of Chicago, IL
California Institute of Technology, CA Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA Stanford University, CA
Columbia University, NY Yale University, CT Harvard University, MA
Princeton University, NJ

Last Updated Date: August 12th, 2017