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    Colleges in Kentucky

    Kentucky is a great state with lots to offer, and the 54 colleges and universities in Kentucky are no exception. What makes Kentucky a great place to go to school? Read on to find out!

    Kentucky is a state full of natural beauty. Whether you're looking for an outdoor adventure or would rather stay in the city, Kentucky has something for everyone!

    Nature lovers can visit explore the worlds' longest cave system Mammoth Cave National Park, a national park that's been around since 1874. Or, go for a hike past rocky cliffs and waterfalls at Red River Gorge State Nature Preserve.

    Horse-lovers will feel right at home in KY, which is home to the famous Kentucky Derby. And musicians will find lots to love in the Bluegrass State.

    Best Colleges in Kentucky

    Kentucky has 54 colleges, including 24 public colleges and 30 private colleges. In 2020, 267,954 students were enrolled in KY colleges and universities.

    10 best colleges in Kentucky in 2021-2021:

    1. University of Kentucky
    2. University of Louisville
    3. Centre College
    4. Berea College
    5. Bellarmine University
    6. Spalding University
    7. Transylvania University
    8. Murray State University
    9. Asbury University
    10. Northern Kentucky University

    See a full list of Kentucky colleges below. Filter by size, admissions difficulty, majors and more to find school's that fit you. See one you like? Click the heart icon to have it to your college list.

    Visit the CC forums for tips on choosing a college or to discuss applying early or regular decision to Kentucky schools, like University of Kentucky and Centre College.


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