2020 Best Online Colleges in Kentucky

The following list highlights the best online schools in Kentucky. Ranked #1, the offers online bachelor's degrees, including two in information and communication technology. UK also has the highest median income on the list at $85,800. Ranked #6, offers online bachelor's degrees, including degrees in emergency medical care and homeland security. The has the lowest annual tuition, a very affordable .

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Online Colleges in Ranking Details

For each school, we conducted manual research to provide prospective students with more details about the schools' online programs. Explore online degrees offered and accreditation information below.

Comprehensive List of Accredited Online Schools in ()

Schools in Kentucky offer tuition rates between $9,020 to $37,160. Business administration, management, human resources, and information technology are some of the most popular online programs offered by Kentucky colleges. However, some colleges are focused entirely on a specific course of study. For example, Frontier Nursing University offers a wide array of online graduate nursing programs including master’s degrees in nursing and a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree.

At a Glance:

  • Twenty-one Kentucky schools cost less than $15,000 in annual tuition.
  • Undergraduate degree offerings at Kentucky postsecondary schools increased by 7.4% over the previous year during the 2016-2017 academic year. Combined with graduate degrees, educational credentials in the state grew by 6.6%.


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