Private Colleges in Kentucky

The 2022 Directory of Kentucky Private Colleges and Costs

Kentucky Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend private college in Kentucky?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in Kentucky was $23,826 for the 2020-2021 academic year. This is a change of ($339) from the 2019-2020 average of $24,165 and represents a -1.4% annual decline. The list of Kentucky private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 42 private colleges and universities in Kentucky, the most popular being Campbellsville University with 9,098 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $24,900. Centre College is the most expensive private school in Kentucky with an in-state tuition of $44,300.

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<Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Explore Kentucky Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Daymar College Scottsville

Scottsville, Kentucky

$18,000 NA NA
DeVry University Kentucky

Louisville, Kentucky

$15,835 NA NA
Georgetown College

Georgetown, Kentucky

$39,810 NA NA
Kentucky Christian University

Grayson, Kentucky

$20,600 33 10
Kentucky Mountain Bible College

Vancleve, Kentucky

$8,850 39 63
Kentucky Wesleyan College

Owensboro, Kentucky

$27,320 39 33
Lincoln College of Technology Florence

Florence, Kentucky

$12,870 NA NA
Lindsey Wilson College

Columbia, Kentucky

$25,440 NA NA
MedTech College Lexington Campus

Lexington, Kentucky

$15,155 NA NA
Mid Continent University

Mayfield, Kentucky

$8,190 NA NA
Midway University

Midway, Kentucky

$24,500 35 10
National College Lexington

Lexington, Kentucky

$11,136 NA NA
Saint Catharine College

Saint Catharine, Kentucky

$19,732 38 6
Simmons College of Kentucky

Louisville, Kentucky

$6,600 NA NA
Spalding University

Louisville, Kentucky

$25,800 43 23
Sullivan University

Louisville, Kentucky

$13,860 NA NA
Thomas More College

Crestview Hills, Kentucky

$31,780 NA NA
Transylvania University

Lexington, Kentucky

$39,920 59 66
Union College

Barbourville, Kentucky

$26,330 24 11
University of Phoenix Louisville Campus

Louisville, Kentucky

$9,480 NA NA