Kentucky College Tuition Statistics

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of Kentucky colleges is $6,331 for Kentucky residents and $20,257 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $11,023 for Kentucky residents and $12,810 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at Kentucky colleges is $12,324 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $12,091 for academic year 2019-2020.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2020 Kentucky Colleges Tuition Comparison Table

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
$12,230-12,2608,850$225-
Asbury University
Wilmore, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,952$9,99010,5189,115$1,179$555
Asbury Theological Seminary
Wilmore, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$16,635---$665
Ashland Community and Technical College
Ashland, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Bellarmine University
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$42,430$11,73416,10816,108$950$780
Berea College
Berea, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$44,700-9,4669,466--
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
Bowling Green, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Brescia University
Owensboro, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$23,500$80011,94013,500$595$550
Campbellsville University
Campbellsville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,400$12,69013,04613,708$1,038$399
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Lexington, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,888
($4,448)
--9,825$609-
Centre College
Danville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$43,000-12,51010,370$1,536-
Clear Creek Baptist Bible College
Pineville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,620-8,38212,635$290-
University of the Cumberlands
Williamsburg, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,875$5,97012,99014,344$335$315
Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$19,948
($9,876)
$14,500
($10,450)
13,27615,076$806$775
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Elizabethtown, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Frontier Nursing University
Hyden, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$19,675---$600
Georgetown College
Georgetown, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$39,810$11,74512,45812,726$1,230$410
Hazard Community and Technical College
Hazard, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Henderson Community College
Henderson, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Hopkinsville Community College
Hopkinsville, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Jefferson Community and Technical College
Louisville, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,888
($4,448)
--9,825$609-
American National University-Lexington
Lexington, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$8,280--12,201$230-
Kentucky Mountain Bible College
Jackson, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,610-5,6406,300$290-
Kentucky State University
Frankfort, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,940
($8,090)
$11,940
($7,950)
7,6888,265$488$630
Kentucky Wesleyan College
Owensboro, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$27,200-13,85713,857$760-
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$30,680
($12,360)
$32,564
($13,404)
17,56817,568$1,223$1,732
Kentucky Christian University
Grayson, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$20,596$5,20013,38019,650$640$375
Lexington Theological Seminary
Lexington, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$9,420---$480
Lindsey Wilson College
Columbia, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,350$8,90014,66816,243$1,045$534
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$27,954
($11,928)
$27,310
($13,196)
15,77015,950$1,157$1,507
Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$11,838---$426
Madisonville Community College
Madisonville, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Maysville Community and Technical College
Maysville, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Midway University
Midway, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$24,850$6,39015,60015,600$910$520
Morehead State University
Morehead, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$13,876
($9,290)
$10,51212,10212,810$565$570
Murray State University
Murray, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$24,792
($9,174)
$14,400
($9,114)
13,26614,960$1,033$800
Gateway Community and Technical College
Florence, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,888
($4,448)
--9,825$609-
Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,256
($10,296)
$17,358
($11,418)
12,54615,410$828$943
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
Paducah, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
University of Pikeville
Pikeville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$21,550$8,10010,99010,990$892$450
Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Prestonsburg, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Somerset Community College
Somerset, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College
Cumberland, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$20,796$11,7768,9503,960$838$618
Spalding University
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,200$12,82513,33717,460$840$713
Sullivan University
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$12,870$15,06014,37413,560$320$590
Thomas More University
Crestview Hills, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,090$10,56012,16013,162$665$543
Transylvania University
Lexington, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$40,210-12,87012,870$1,070-
Union College
Barbourville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$27,950$9,65011,53011,530$345$400
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, KY
Public, 4 years
four-years
$26,496
($10,802)
$18,340
($12,140)
10,46712,512$1,104$917
Beckfield College-Florence
Florence, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,281--20,513$355-
Owensboro Community and Technical College
Owensboro, KY
Public, 2-4 years
$14,808
($4,368)
--9,825$609-
Hussian College-Daymar College Bowling Green
Bowling Green, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,533--16,488$687-
Interactive College of Technology-Newport
Newport, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$9,890--8,540--
ATA College
Louisville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$13,075--14,190--
Simmons College of Kentucky
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$6,390--11,026$250-
Barrett and Company School of Hair Design
Nicholasville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,025--18,317--
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--24,779--
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville
Louisville, KY
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,750--61,308--
PJ's College of Cosmetology-Glasgow
Glasgow, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$17,316--27,690--
Paul Mitchell the School-Louisville
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,215--31,740--
Summit Salon Academy-Lexington
Lexington, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$7,800--10,528--
Empire Beauty School-Chenoweth
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--15,728--
Empire Beauty School-Elizabethtown
Elizabethtown, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--17,136--
Empire Beauty School-Dixie
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--17,136--
Empire Beauty School-Florence
Florence, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--15,728--
Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-Louisville
Louisville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$16,650--20,401--
Appalachian Beauty School
Belfry, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$10,000--33,225--
Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-Elizabethtown
Elizabethtown, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$4,800--6,120--
Jenny Lea Academy of Cosmetology
Whitesburg, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$10,360--17,147--
Empire Beauty School-Hurstborne
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,145--17,136--
Ross College-Hopkinsville
Hopkinsville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$15,990--13,141--
Brighton Center's Center for Employment Training
Newport, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$8,350--10,413--
Employment Solutions-College for Technical Education
Lexington, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,380--12,416--
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--17,113--
Trend Setters' Academy of Beauty Culture-Louisville
Louisville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$16,650--20,401--
Ideal Beauty Academy
Louisville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$12,066--9,273--
Ross Medical Education Center-Bowling Green
Bowling Green, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990--13,141--
Ross Medical Education Center-Erlanger
Erlanger, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990--13,141--
MedQuest College
Louisville, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$13,500--13,772--
Ross Medical Education Center-Owensboro
Owensboro, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990--13,141--
American College of Barbering
Louisville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,000--27,363--
Kentucky Horseshoeing School
Richmond, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$25,000-7,30815,948--
Tri-State Barber College
Ashland, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$10,500--5,412--
Regina Webb Academy
Bowling Green, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$15,300--16,340--
Medical Career & Technical College
Richmond, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,475--14,445--
Galen College of Nursing-ARH
Hazard, KY
Private, 2-4 years
$40,760--49,800--
South Eastern Beauty Academy
Paintsville, KY
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,400--8,488--
Average$20,257$12,81012,32412,091$703$659