Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Kentucky

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We have created a 2020 ranking of the best colleges in Kentucky that offer Liberal Arts degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 29 Liberal Arts schools located within Kentucky. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Kentucky for 2020

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Jefferson Community and Technical College Louisville, KY

Jefferson Community and Technical College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 774 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 774 Associate's degrees.

2 Bluegrass Community and Technical College Lexington, KY

Bluegrass Community and Technical College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large city. In 2015, 716 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 716 Associate's degrees.

3 Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown, KY

Elizabethtown Community and Technical College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a small city. In 2015, 462 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 462 Associate's degrees.

4 Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville, KY

Hopkinsville Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a far away town. In 2015, 373 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 373 Associate's degrees.

5 Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Cumberland, KY

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a far away town. In 2015, 304 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 304 Associate's degrees.

6 Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro, KY

Owensboro Community and Technical College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 323 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 323 Associate's degrees.

7 West Kentucky Community and Technical College Paducah, KY

West Kentucky Community and Technical College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a remote town. In 2015, 335 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 335 Associate's degrees.

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8 Somerset Community College Somerset, KY

Somerset Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a remote town. In 2015, 331 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 331 Associate's degrees.

9 Big Sandy Community and Technical College Prestonsburg, KY

Big Sandy Community and Technical College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a remote town. In 2015, 275 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 275 Associate's degrees.

10 Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights, KY

Northern Kentucky University offers 3 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 77 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 55 Bachelor's degrees, 13 Associate's degrees, and 9 Master's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews

List of all Liberal Arts Colleges in Kentucky

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Jefferson Community and Technical College Jefferson Community and Technical College Louisville, KY
2/5
34 : 1 12,138
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Bluegrass Community and Technical College Lexington, KY
2/5
31 : 1 10,388
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown, KY
2/5
35 : 1 6,301
Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville, KY
2/5
35 : 1 3,120
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Cumberland, KY
2/5
30 : 1 3,111
Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro, KY
2/5
32 : 1 3,974
West Kentucky Community and Technical College West Kentucky Community and Technical College Paducah, KY
2/5
35 : 1 5,980
Somerset Community College Somerset Community College Somerset, KY
2/5
32 : 1 6,386
Big Sandy Community and Technical College Big Sandy Community and Technical College Prestonsburg, KY
2/5
37 : 1 4,938
Northern Kentucky University Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights, KY
3/5
21 : 1 14,699
Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard, KY
2/5
29 : 1 3,238
University of Louisville University of Louisville Louisville, KY
3/5
11 : 1 21,294
Murray State University Murray State University Murray, KY
2/5
22 : 1 10,998
Bellarmine University Bellarmine University Louisville, KY
5/5
16 : 1 3,846
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College Bowling Green, KY
2/5
30 : 1 3,962
Madisonville Community College Madisonville Community College Madisonville, KY
2/5
38 : 1 4,261
Spalding University Spalding University Louisville, KY
5/5
17 : 1 2,202
Gateway Community and Technical College Gateway Community and Technical College Florence, KY
2/5
31 : 1 4,581
Ashland Community and Technical College Ashland Community and Technical College Ashland, KY
2/5
26 : 1 2,728
Transylvania University Transylvania University Lexington, KY
5/5
11 : 1 1,053
Maysville Community and Technical College Maysville Community and Technical College Maysville, KY
2/5
28 : 1 3,158
Kentucky State University Kentucky State University Frankfort, KY
2/5
13 : 1 1,586
Alice Lloyd College Alice Lloyd College Pippa Passes, KY
3/5
20 : 1 616
Thomas More College Thomas More College Crestview Hills, KY
5/5
20 : 1 1,909
Henderson Community College Henderson Community College Henderson, KY
2/5
24 : 1 1,561

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Additional Liberal Arts Degree Facts for Kentucky Schools

Kentucky Schools offering online Liberal Arts degrees

Online Liberal Arts degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 774 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Liberal Arts degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Jefferson Community and Technical College 0 774 0 0 0
Bluegrass Community and Technical College 0 716 0 0 0
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College 0 462 0 0 0
Hopkinsville Community College 0 373 0 0 0
West Kentucky Community and Technical College 0 335 0 0 0
How many Kentucky schools offer online Liberal Arts degrees?
  • 18 Associate's
  • 1 Bachelor's
  • 1 Master's

What Liberal Arts degree programs were earned in Kentucky?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 23 Colleges 4,923 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 11 Colleges 153 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 1 Colleges 9 Graduates
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