Best Social Work Colleges in Kentucky

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Kentucky that offer Social Work 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 27 Social Work 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 Social Work Colleges in Kentucky for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Louisville Louisville, KY

University of Louisville offers 4 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 248 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 182 Master's degrees, 61 Bachelor's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
2 University of Kentucky Lexington, KY

University of Kentucky offers 4 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 197 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 124 Master's degrees, 66 Bachelor's degrees, 6 Certificates degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 60 Reviews
3 Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights, KY

Northern Kentucky University offers 2 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 159 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 91 Bachelor's degrees, and 68 Master's degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
4 Western Kentucky University Bowling Green, KY

Western Kentucky University offers 3 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 142 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 83 Bachelor's degrees, and 59 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
5 Campbellsville University Campbellsville, KY

Campbellsville University offers 2 Social Work Degree programs. It's a small private university in a far away town. In 2015, 82 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 45 Master's degrees, and 37 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
6 Murray State University Murray, KY

Murray State University offers 1 Social Work Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 55 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 55 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
7 Morehead State University Morehead, KY

Morehead State University offers 2 Social Work Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 87 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 87 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
8 Spalding University Louisville, KY

Spalding University offers 2 Social Work Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 41 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 27 Master's degrees, and 14 Bachelor's degrees.

9 Eastern Kentucky University Richmond, KY

Eastern Kentucky University offers 2 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a far away town. In 2015, 50 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 50 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
10 Asbury University Wilmore, KY

Asbury University offers 3 Social Work Degree programs. It's a small private university in a outlying town. In 2015, 51 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 33 Master's degrees, and 18 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews

List of all Social Work Colleges in Kentucky

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Louisville University of Louisville Louisville, KY
3/5
11 : 1 21,294
University of Kentucky University of Kentucky Lexington, KY
3/5
17 : 1 29,727
Northern Kentucky University Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights, KY
3/5
21 : 1 14,699
Western Kentucky University Western Kentucky University Bowling Green, KY
3/5
22 : 1 20,063
Campbellsville University Campbellsville University Campbellsville, KY
4/5
18 : 1 3,128
Murray State University Murray State University Murray, KY
2/5
22 : 1 10,998
Morehead State University Morehead State University Morehead, KY
3/5
29 : 1 10,872
Spalding University Spalding University Louisville, KY
5/5
17 : 1 2,202
Eastern Kentucky University Eastern Kentucky University Richmond, KY
3/5
20 : 1 16,844
Asbury University Asbury University Wilmore, KY
5/5
15 : 1 1,915
Brescia University Brescia University Owensboro, KY
4/5
17 : 1 1,060
University of the Cumberlands University of the Cumberlands Williamsburg, KY
4/5
30 : 1 6,276
University of Pikeville University of Pikeville Pikeville, KY
4/5
25 : 1 2,531
Kentucky Christian University Kentucky Christian University Grayson, KY
4/5
15 : 1 606
Kentucky State University Kentucky State University Frankfort, KY
2/5
13 : 1 1,586
Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard, KY
2/5
29 : 1 3,238
Gateway Community and Technical College Gateway Community and Technical College Florence, KY
2/5
31 : 1 4,581
Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro, KY
2/5
32 : 1 3,974
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown, KY
2/5
35 : 1 6,301
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Bluegrass Community and Technical College Lexington, KY
2/5
31 : 1 10,388
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
Union College Union College Barbourville, KY
5/5
18 : 1 1,088
Madisonville Community College Madisonville Community College Madisonville, KY
2/5
38 : 1 4,261
Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville, KY
2/5
35 : 1 3,120

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Additional Social Work Degree Facts for Kentucky Schools

Kentucky Schools offering online Social Work degrees

Online Social Work degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 180 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Social Work 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
University of Louisville 0 0 0 180 0
Brescia University 0 0 55 0 0
Campbellsville University 0 0 37 45 0
How many Kentucky schools offer online Social Work degrees?
  • 8 Certificates
  • 10 Associate's
  • 2 Bachelor's
  • 2 Master's

What Social Work degree programs were earned in Kentucky?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 16 Colleges 646 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 11 Colleges 6 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 2 Colleges 6 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 7 Colleges 538 Graduates
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