Best Online Schools in Kentucky for 2017

San Francisco (PR WEB) March 02, 2017 - The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has compiled a list of the best colleges and universities with online programs in Kentucky for 2017. Of the 20 four-year schools that were ranked, University of Kentucky, University of Louisville, Eastern Kentucky University, Murray State University and Western Kentucky University came in as the top five institutions. The top 16 two-year schools were also included, with West Kentucky Community and Technical College, Maysville Community and Technical College, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Jefferson Community and Technical College and Somerset Community College named as the top five.

“The schools on our list have been evaluated based on more than a dozen unique data points,” said Doug Jones, CEO and founder of “The results is a selection of the best online curriculum, program variety, student resources and graduation outcomes in Kentucky.”

To earn a spot on the Best Online Schools list, colleges and universities in Kentucky must be institutionally accredited, public or private not-for-profit entities. Each college is also judged based on such criteria as student/teacher ratios, employment services, student resources, graduation rates and financial aid availability.

For more details on where each school falls in the rankings and the data and methodology used to determine the lists, visit:

The Best Online Four-Year Colleges in Kentucky for 2017 include the following schools:
  • Asbury University
  • Brescia University
  • Campbellsville University
  • Eastern Kentucky University
  • Georgetown College
  • Kentucky Christian University
  • Kentucky State University
  • Kentucky Wesleyan College
  • Lindsey Wilson College
  • Midway College
  • Morehead State University
  • Murray State University
  • Northern Kentucky University
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Thomas More College
  • Union College
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Louisville
  • University of the Cumberlandsy
  • Western Kentucky University
Kentucky’s Best Online Two-Year Schools for 2017 include the following:
  • Ashland Community and Technical College
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
  • Gateway Community and Technical College
  • Hazard Community and Technical College
  • Henderson Community College
  • Hopkinsville Community College
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College
  • Madisonville Community College
  • Maysville Community and Technical College
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College
  • Somerset Community College
  • Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College

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