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 Alice Lloyd College
Pippa Passes | (888) 280-4252 or (606) 368-2101

  • Enrollment Under 700
  • In-State Tuition & Fees: Alice Lloyd College students receive the ALC Tuition Guarantee Scholarship that covers the students’ full cost of tuition each year.
  • Room & Board $6,880
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 17:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 100%
  • The mission of Alice Lloyd College is to educate the youth of Appalachia regardless of their ability to pay with guaranteed tuition to qualified students from their 108-county service area. The cost of education is met by a combination of grants, scholarships, and participation in the student work program.
  • Featured Online Programs: No online programs
  • Graduate Programs: None

As of January 2019

Asbury University
Wilmore | (859) 858-3511 or (800) 888-1818

  • Enrollment Under 2,000
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $29,900
  • Room & Board $7,160
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 12:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 99%
  • Featured Online Programs: Education, Business, Media Communications, Adult Degree Completion
  • Graduate Programs: 
    Master of Business Administration (MBA); Master of Business Administration Nonprofit Management (MBA); Master of Arts in Communication: Digital Storytelling; Master of Fine Arts; Film & Television Production (MFA), Master of Fine Arts: Screenwriting (MFA); Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT); Master of Arts; ESL, LBD, Literacy Specialist; Education Specialist (Ed.S): Principal Licensure, Instructional Supervisor options, Educational Certifications: Director of Pupil Personnel, Instructional Supervisor.

As of January 2019

Bellarmine University
Louisville | (800) 274-4723

  • Enrollment Under 3,500
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $42,30 (2019-20)
  • Room & Board $9,030
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 12:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 100% (100% of freshmen receive financial aid)
  • Featured Online Programs: Master of Health Science; Master of Arts in Education; Master of Education in Higher Education Leadership and Social Justice;
  • Graduate Programs: 

Doctoral Level:

  • Doctor of Education in K-12 District Leadership (Ed.D.); Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP); Doctor of Philosophy I Education and Social Change (Ph.D.); Doctor of Philosophy I Health Professions Education (Ph.D.); Doctor of Philosophy ib Leadership in Higher Education (Ph.D.); Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Master’s Level:

  • Master of Arts in Communication (MAC); Master of Arts in Education (MAEd); Master of Arts in Higher Education Leadership and Social Justice (M.Ed.); Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT); Master of Business Administration (MBA) (Weeknight, Weekend, and Executive); Master of Health Science: Health Promotion & Social Change Track or Healthcare Leadership Tract (MHS); Master of Health Science in Respiratory Therapy (MHS-RT); Master of Health Science in Medical Lab Science (MLS); Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT); Master of Science in Digital Media (MSDM); Master of Science in Nursing Education or Administration Tracks (MSN); Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner Track (MSN)

Specialist and certificate programs also available.

As of January 2019

Berea College
Berea | (859) 985-3500

  • Enrollment Under 1,700
  • In-State Tuition & Fees: Instead of charging tuition, Berea awards a Tuition Promise Scholarship to EVERY student, which along with other grants students may receive covers 100% of the cost of tuition, currently valued at $39,400 per student/per year.  As a result, the actual cost to students and their families is $0. Students may also have room and board covered, based on their financial need.
  • Room & Board $6,764 per academic year
  • Every student works at Berea the South’s irst interracial and coeducational college.  Berea’s focus on learning, labor, and service requires all students to work at least 10 hours per week as part of their educational experience and to earn money for books and incidental expenses.
  • The College provides every student with a laptop computer that becomes the property of the student upon graduation.
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 10:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 100%
  • Featured Online Programs: None
  • Graduate Programs: None

As of January 2019

Brescia University
Owensboro | (877) 273-7242 (877-BRESCIA)

  • Enrollment Under 1,400
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $20,990
  • Room & Board $9,050
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 13:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 92%
  • Featured Online Programs: Associate of Arts in Human Services; Bachelor of Social Work; Master of Social Work; Bachelor of Arts in Psychology; Bachelor of Arts in Theology – Emphasis in Pastoral Studies; Bachelor of Science in Accounting; Bachelor of Science in Business; Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
  • Graduate Programs: Master of Business Administration (MBA); Master of Science in Management (MSM); Master of Science in Teacher Leadership (MSTL); Master of Social Work (MSW)

As of January 2018

Brighton Center’s Center for Employment Training
Newport | (859) 491-8303 x2200

  • Enrollment Under 200
  • In-State Tuition & Fees Valued at $8,350. CET is geared to underserved and dislocated workers. Generous aid is available via Pell Grants, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), and United Way funding to qualified students.
  • Room & Board N/A
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 20:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 100%
  • Featured Online Programs: None
  • Graduate Programs:  None

As of January 2019

Campbellsville University
Campbellsville | (800) 264-6014

  • Enrollment Under 13,000
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $24,596 (main campus)
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $9,576 (regional centers)
  • Room & Board $7,700–9,400, depending on location
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 14:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 93%
  • Regional Centers in Louisville, Harrodsburg, Somerset, Hodgenville, Elizabethtown, Owensboro, Liberty, Albany
  • Featured Online Programs: Bachelor of Social Work, BS in Business Adminisration, BS in Criminal Justice Administration, BS in Pastoral Ministries, BS in Leadership & Missions, RN to BSN, AS I Business Administration, AS in Christian Studies, AS in Criminal Justice Administration, AS in General Studies, AS in Education, Certificate in Christian Ministry, Certificate in Accounting.
  • Graduate Programs: MA in Education Teacher Leader, MA in Education Special Education, MA in School Guidance Counseling, MA in Teaching – Secondary Education, MA in Teaching – Middle Grades, MA in Teaching – Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education, Master of Education Administration Principal (P-12), MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, MS in Information Technology Management, MS in Justice Studies, MS in Computer Science, MS in Nursing Advance Practice Registered Nurse Family Nurse Practitioner, Master of Music in Music Education, MA in Music, Master of Theology, Master of Marriage and Family Therapy, Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Sports Management.
  • Doctoral Program:PhD in Management

As of January 2019

Centre College
Danville | (800) 423-6236

  • Enrollment Under 1,500
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $50,680
  • Room & Board N/A (included in tuition and fees)
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 10:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 90%
  • Featured Online Programs: None
  • Graduate Programs:  None

As of January 2019

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide
Louisville | Ft. Campbell | (502) 964-9204

  • Enrollment Under 200 (Louisville); under 800 (Ft. Campbell)
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $11,700 (undergrad); $9,975 (grad) *
  • Room & Board N/A
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 15:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 32%
  • Campus in Ft. Campbell
  • Featured Online Programs: Undergraduate Programs: Aeronautics, Aviation Business Administration, Aviation Maintenance, Communications, Emergency Services, Engineering, Engineering Technology, Homeland Security, Interdisciplinary Studies, Leadership, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Safety Management, Technical Management and Unmanned Systems Applications.
  • Graduate Programs:  Aeronautics, Aerospace Engineering, Aviation & Aerospace Sustainability, Aviation Business Administration, Aviation Maintenance, Cybersecurity Management and Policy, Engineering Management, Entrepreneurship in Technology, Human Factors, Human Security & Resilience, Information Security & Assurance, Leadership, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Management, Management Information Systems, Occupational Safety Management, Project Management, Systems Engineering and Unmanned Systems

*Excludes the Aerospace Engineering and Systems Engineering degree programs.

As of January 2019

Frontier Nursing University
Hyden | (606) 672-2312

  • Enrollment over 2,200
  • $580 per credit hour
  • Room & Board N/A
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 21:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 84%
  • Featured Online Programs:
    Frontier Nursing University is committed to providing education via distance learning, allowing students to remain in their communities during their graduate education. Students are required to attend 1-3 brief on-campus sessions that include a three-day initial orientation session and an advanced skill-building session prior to starting clinical experience.  Students complete all other coursework and their clinical experience in their home communities. FNU offers entry options for registered nurses with either an associate degree in nursing or a bachelor’s in another field.  FNU also offers Post-Graduate Certificate options for those who are already certified as a nurse-midwife or nurse practitioner.  Community-based distance education degree programs offered include Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice, ADN Bridge Entry Option, and Post-Graduate Certificate.  Specialties offered include nurse-midwife, family nurse practitioner, women’s healthcare nurse practitioner, and psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner.
  • Graduate Nursing Specialties:
    • -Certified Nurse-Midwife
      -Family Nurse Practitioner
      -Women’s Healthcare Nurse Practitioner
      -Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Distance Education Options:
    • -Doctor of Nursing Practice
      -Master of Science in Nursing
      -ADN Bridge Entry Option
      -Post-Graduate Certificate
  • Graduate Programs:All programs at FNU are graduate or post-graduate programs.

As of January 2019

Georgetown College
Georgetown | (502) 863-8000
Undergraduate Office of Admissions  (800) 788-9985
Graduate Education Office of Admissions (502) 863-7986

  • Enrollment Under 1,650
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $38,650
  • Room & Board $9,780
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 11:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 100%
  • Featured Online Programs: Georgetown College’s Graduate Education Program offers multiple online options for first-time teachers and seasoned educators alike, including Teaching Certificate, Master’s in Education, or Rank I Certificate. All are available in an online/distance-learning format.
  • Graduate Programs: Georgetown offers fully online graduate education programs, including programs leading to the Initial Teaching Certificate, Master’s in Education, or Rank I Certificate. Programs include: School Principal Certification with Master’s, Literacy Specialist with 18 hours of English content; LBD and MSD Certification with Master’s; and a variety of endorsements.

As of January 2019

Indiana Wesleyan University
Louisville | (866) 498-4968 (866-IWU-4YOU)

  • Enrollment Under 1,400
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $20,958–25,659
  • Room & Board N/A
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 10:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 75-80%
  • Campuses in Florence, Lexington, and Louisville
  • Featured Online Programs: Indiana Wesleyan University areas of studies are: Nursing, Early Childhood Education, Business, Social Work, Ministry, Criminal Justice, Health Sciences, and Counseling.
  • Graduate Programs: Master of Public Administration, Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Ministry, Master of Social Work, Master of Science in Nursing

As of January 2018

Kentucky Christian University
Grayson | (606) 474-3000

  • Enrollment Under 600
  • Academic In-State Tuition Fees $19,900
  • Room & Board $8,680
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 14:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 97%
  • Featured Online Programs: Master of Science in Nursing-Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (MSN-APRN), Master of Arts in Religion, RN to BSN
  • Graduate Programs: Teacher Leader Master of Arts in Education; Master of Arts in Biblical Studies; Master of Arts in Christian Leadership; Master of Arts in Religion; Master of Science in Nursing-Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (MSN-APRN)

 

As of January 2019

Kentucky Wesleyan College
Owensboro | (800) 999-0592

  • Enrollment Under 750
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $27,590
  • Room & Board $9,300
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 12:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 98%
  • Featured Online Programs: Criminal Justice, Business Administration, Graphic Design, Religion, General Studies
  • Graduate Programs: None

As of January 2019

Lincoln Memorial University
Corbin | (800) 325-0900 ext. 6324

  • Enrollment 4,798
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $22,200 (undergrad)
  • Room & Board (main campus only) $8,250 (may vary with residence and meal plan)
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 14:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 90%
  • Main campus in Harrogate, TN; extended site in Corbin (programs offered in Corbin: Associate of Science in Nursing)
  • Featured Online Programs: RN–BSN; Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Graduate Programs: Graduate Nursing Programs available at the main campus: Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthetist and Family Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

As of January 2019

Lindsey Wilson College
Columbia | (270) 384-2126

  • Enrollment Under 2,500
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $24,000
  • Room & Board $9,300
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 14:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 95%
  • Featured Online Programs: LWC offers online programs in – Bachelor of Arts: business administration, criminal justice, human services and counseling. Bachelor of Science: nursing (RN to BSN); Master of Education: teacher as leader; counseling and human development
  • Graduate Programs: Master of Education: teacher as leader, counseling and human development; Doctorate of Philosophy in counselor education & supervision; Master of Business Administration (MBA)

As of January 2018

McKendree University
Radcliff | (270) 351-5003

  • Enrollment Under 300
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $390/credit (Undergraduate), $470/ credit (Graduate-MSN), $510/ credit (Graduate-MBA)
  • Room & Board N/A
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 12:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 70%
  • Additional locations in Elizabethtown, Shepherdsville, and Frankfort, and online.
  • Featured Online Programs: AS in Business Administration; BA in Psychology, BA in Sociology/Criminal Justice, BBA in Accounting, BBA in Business Administration, BA in Entrepreneurship, BBA in Human Resource Management, BBA in Management, BBA in Marketing, BBA in Sport Management, BS in Computer Information Systems, BSN (completion).
  • Graduate Programs:  Master of Business Administration (Human Resource Management concentration available), Master of Arts in Education, Master of Arts in Criminal Justice, Master of Science in Nursing (Concentrations available: Education, Administration, and a Dual MSN/ MBA option), and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP).

As of January 2019

Midway University
Midway | (800) 952-4122

  • Enrollment: 1,668 (Fall 2018)
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $24,750
  • Room & Board $7,600
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 16:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 76% (Need-Based Aid)
  • Campuses in Midway KY
  • Featured Online Programs: Business Administration, Bourbon Studies (minor), Criminal Justice, Health Care Administration, Integrated Marketing Communication, MBA, Psychology, Sport Management, Teacher Education, RN–BSN
  • Graduate Programs: MBA with areas of concentrations in Equine Studies, Health Care Administration, Sport Management, or Tourism and Event Management; (Bourbon Studies), Master of Education Teacher Leader; Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with concentrations in Administration or Education

As of January 2019

Northwood University
Louisville | (502) 261-1977

  • Enrollment Under 200
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $445 per credit hour ($10,200 per year, full time)
  • Room & Board N/A
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 7:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid N/A
  • Featured Online Programs: Accounting, Aftermarket Management Automotive Marketing & Management, Computer Information Management, Entrepreneurship, Franchising Management, Health Care Management, Management, Marketing
  • Graduate Programs:  Northwood University DeVos Graduate School offers two online programs in KY: Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and Masters of Science in Organizational Leadership.

As of January 2019

Spalding University
Louisville | (502) 585-7111

  • Enrollment Under 1,800
  • In-State Tuition & Fees approx. $24,500
  • Room & Board $7,600
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 14:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 98% of first-tie, full-time undergraduate students receive financial aid.
  • Featured Online Programs: Business, Communication
  • Graduate Programs: Master of Science in Athletic Training; Master of Science in Business Communication; Master of Fine Arts in Writing; Master of Arts in Teaching-Traditional/Alternative Track; Master of Arts in Education-Teacher Leadership; Master of Arts in School Guidance Counseling; Doctor of Education in Leadership; Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner; Doctor of Nursing Practice; Doctor of Occupational Therapy; Doctor o Psychology in Clinical Psychology; Master of Social Work.

As of January 2019

Thomas More University
Crestview Hills | (859) 341-5800

  • Enrollment Over 2,000
  • In-State Tuition & Fees: $31,200 (incl. textbook rentals)
  • Room & Board $8,000
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 16:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 100%
  • Featured Online Programs:  Thomas More University offers the online MBA (18 month sequence), Master of Arts and Bachelor’s degree in Ethical Leadership, Bachelor of Business Administration, RN to BSN program, and a variety of liberal arts courses that augment classroom-based students’ schedules.
  • Graduate Programs: New to the University, the Master of Arts in Ethical Leadership, an online degree option for students seeking a graduate degree in an area that crosses every industry; Master of Business Administration; Master of Arts in Teaching; Master of Science in Athletic Training; Teacher Leader Master of Education

As of January 2019

Transylvania University
Lexington | (859) 233-8300

  • Enrollment Under 1,000
  • Tuition & Fees $38,750
  • Room & Board $10,180
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 11:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 98%
  • Featured Online Programs: None
  • Graduate Programs: None

As of January 2019

Union College
Barbourville | (800) 489-8646 | (606) 546-4151

  • Enrollment Under 1,200
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $27,140
  • Room & Board $7,500
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 14:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 100%
  • Union College has partnerships with Somerset Community College and Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College in which students can spend the first two years at the community college and then transfer to Union to complete their bachelor’s degree in a variety of programs.
  • Featured Online Programs: Master of Business Administration; Master of Administration; Master of Healthcare Administration; Master o Information Systems Management; Teacher Leader; Master of Arts in Educational Policy; Teacher Leader: Master of Arts in Cultural Competency; Teacher Leader: master of Arts in Gifted Education; Master of Arts in Psychology; Registered Nurse to Bachelor o Science in Nursing: RN-BSN; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration; Bachelor of Science in Multidisciplinary Studies with concentrations in General Management, Law Enforcement and Psychology. We also offer non-credit career training and continuing education programs in a variety of fields.
  • Graduate Programs: Master of Business Administration; Master of Administration; Master of Healthcare Administration; Master of Information Systems Management; Teacher Leader: Master of Arts in Education Policy; Teacher Leader: Master of Arts in Cultural Competency; Teacher Leader: Master of Arts in Gifted Education; Master of Arts in Psychology.

As of January 2019

University of the Cumberlands
Williamsburg | (800) 343-1609

  • Enrollment Under 13,000 (2300 Undergraduate & 9,800 Graduate)
  • Tuition & Fees $9,875 (on-campus undergraduate | online programs begin at $199 per credit hour)
  • Room & Board $9,300
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 17:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 99%
  • Featured Online Undergraduate ProgramsBusiness: Business:Accounting, Business, Education:Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education; Health & Wellness: Coaching, Nursing (TN-BSN); Humanities:Human Services; Religious Studies:Missions & Ministry; Social & Behavioral Sciences:Criminal Justice, Psychology and Public Health, Technology:Information Technology Sciences, Information Technology.
  • Featured Online Graduate Programs: Business:Business Administration, Business, Project Management, Global Business with Blockchain Technology, Strategic Management; Counseling:Addiction Counseling, Mental Health Counseling, Counseling Education & Supervision; Education:Educational Leadership, Educational Specialist, Leadership, Education, Teaching, Education Administrative Certifications; Health Science:Coaching, Human Performance, Family Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant Studies; Information Technology:Information Technology, Digital Forensics, Information Systems Security, Information Technology; Ministry:Christian Studies; Psychology:Clinical Psychology.

As of January 2019

University of Pikeville
Pikeville | (606) 218-5250 or 1 (800) BEARS00

  • Enrollment Under 2,400
  • In-State Tuition & Fees $20,188
  • Room & Board $7,500
  • Student/Faculty Ratio 17:1
  • Receiving Financial Aid 99%
  • Featured Online Programs: None
  • Graduate Programs: Master of Business Administration (MBA); MBA Healthcare Management Degree (MBA); Master of Arts in Education: Teacher Leader Program (M.A.Ed.); Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.); and Doctor of Optometry (O.D.)

As of January 2018

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