Kentucky College Tuition Statistics

The 2022 average tuition & fees of Kentucky colleges is $6,496 for Kentucky residents and $20,664 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $11,255 for Kentucky residents and $13,054 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at Kentucky colleges is $12,950 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $12,855 for academic year 2020-2021.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2022 Kentucky Colleges Tuition

The following table lists Kentucky colleges with colleges costs including tuition, fees, and living costs. For 4-years colleges and community colleges, the tuition & fees are the average of programs for an academic year ad for career/vocational schools (less than 2 years school), the tuition & fees are the costs for the largest program and length of program varies by institute.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesOn-Campus Living CostsOff-Campus Living CostsUndergraduate Tuition per Credit HourGraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
Alice Lloyd College
Pippa Passes, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,230-12,4908,850$267-
Asbury University
Wilmore, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,652$9,99011,4309,451$1,256$555
Asbury Theological Seminary
Wilmore, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,440$17,275---$685
Ashland Community and Technical College
Ashland, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Bellarmine University
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$44,920$13,65216,29816,298$1,044$657
Berea College
Berea, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$43,612-10,08410,084--
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
Bowling Green, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Brescia University
Owensboro, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$26,950$16,20012,30413,600$655$14,208
Campbellsville University
Campbellsville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,000$8,77314,29215,584$1,042$411
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Lexington, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,320
($4,568)
--10,576$638-
Centre College
Danville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$46,000-13,45011,750$1,643-
Clear Creek Baptist Bible College
Pineville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,860$6,5108,78313,777$329-
University of the Cumberlands
Williamsburg, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,875$4,58215,00918,054$335$315
Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,024
($9,752)
$13,800
($10,200)
12,21014,010$835$750
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Elizabethtown, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Frontier Nursing University
Hyden, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$20,780---$633
Georgetown College
Georgetown, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$41,200$11,74513,22412,152$1,273$410
Hazard Community and Technical College
Hazard, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Henderson Community College
Henderson, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Hopkinsville Community College
Hopkinsville, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Jefferson Community and Technical College
Louisville, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,320
($4,568)
--10,576$638-
American National University-Pikeville
Lexington, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$10,354--10,899$289-
Kentucky Mountain Bible College
Jackson, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,760-5,6907,250$325-
Kentucky State University
Frankfort, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$12,870
($9,020)
$12,660
($8,880)
7,68813,402$488$619
Kentucky Wesleyan College
Owensboro, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,660-13,35011,112$858-
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$31,608
($12,610)
$33,548
($13,674)
18,08018,080$1,317$1,789
Kentucky Christian University
Grayson, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,130$5,20013,98421,540$704$375
Lexington Theological Seminary
Lexington, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,120$9,420---$480
Lindsey Wilson College
Columbia, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,718$9,71914,73816,243$1,072$579
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$28,716
($12,370)
$27,839
($13,725)
16,63417,276$1,197$1,536
Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$11,838---$426
Madisonville Community College
Madisonville, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Maysville Community and Technical College
Maysville, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Midway University
Midway, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$24,850$7,46415,60015,600$923$609
Morehead State University
Morehead, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$14,106
($9,462)
$10,55712,64413,514$588$570
Murray State University
Murray, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,528
($9,252)
$14,544
($9,882)
14,19815,707$827$589
Gateway Community and Technical College
Florence, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,320
($4,568)
--10,576$638-
Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,448
($10,392)
$15,594
($10,284)
13,95416,818$852$845
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
Paducah, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
University of Pikeville
Pikeville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,650$8,37011,24011,240$946$465
Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Prestonsburg, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Somerset Community College
Somerset, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Southeast Kentucky Community
Cumberland, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,896$9,1328,9503,960$496$475
Spalding University
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$26,550$12,10615,38021,540$885$667
Sullivan University
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,500$15,84015,69115,424$375$660
Thomas More University
Crestview Hills, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$34,760$11,82013,08014,574$755$579
Transylvania University
Lexington, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$42,520-14,55014,550$1,185-
Union College
Barbourville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$28,889$8,21010,65511,430$379$340
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$27,000
($10,992)
$18,340
($12,140)
12,82315,903$1,125$917
Beckfield College-Florence
Florence, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,295--21,591$369-
Owensboro Community and Technical College
Owensboro, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$15,240
($4,488)
--10,576$635-
Hussian College-Daymar College Bowling Green
Bowling Green, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,348--12,780$391-
Interactive College of Technology-Newport
Newport, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$10,250--8,540--
ATA College
Louisville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$13,120--14,850--
Simmons College of Kentucky
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,390--11,790$683-
Barrett and Company School of Hair Design
Nicholasville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,025--18,707--
PJ's College of Cosmetology-Bowling Green
Bowling Green, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$17,216--24,915--
Paul Mitchell the School-Lexington
Lexington, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$16,816--26,327--
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,750--61,524--
PJ's College of Cosmetology-Glasgow
Glasgow, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$17,216--27,690--
Paul Mitchell the School-Louisville
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,215--35,160--
Summit Salon Academy-Lexington
Lexington, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$7,800--10,888--
Empire Beauty School-Chenoweth
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--17,244--
Empire Beauty School-Elizabethtown
Elizabethtown, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--18,791--
Empire Beauty School-Dixie
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--18,791--
Empire Beauty School-Florence
Florence, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--17,244--
Appalachian Beauty School
Belfry, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$10,525--29,010--
Jenny Lea Academy of Cosmetology
Whitesburg, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$10,360--17,147--
Ross College-Hopkinsville
Hopkinsville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$15,990--13,635--
Brighton Center's Center for Employment Training
Newport, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$9,185--9,818--
Employment Solutions-College for Technical Education
Lexington, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,500--11,250--
Lexington Healing Arts Academy
Lexington, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,500-----
Lindsey Institute of Cosmetology
Bowling Green, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,100--20,075--
Ideal Beauty Academy
Louisville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$12,850--10,352--
Ross Medical Education Center-Bowling Green
Bowling Green, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990--13,635--
Ross Medical Education Center-Erlanger
Erlanger, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990--13,635--
MedQuest College
Louisville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$13,776--20,834--
Ross Medical Education Center-Owensboro
Owensboro, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990--13,635--
American College of Barbering
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,750--30,201--
Kentucky Horseshoeing School
Richmond, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$26,000-7,74017,280--
Tri-State Barber College
Ashland, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$10,500--5,940--
Regina Webb Academy
Bowling Green, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$15,500--22,575--
Medical Career & Technical College
Richmond, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,900--12,353--
Galen College of Nursing-ARH
Hazard, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$42,470--49,896--
South Eastern Beauty Academy
Paintsville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,400--8,488--
American College of Barbering - Florence
Florence, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,750--27,693--
Average$20,664$13,05412,95012,855$732$1,153