Graduate Schools in Kentucky | KY Graduate Programs

Graduate Schools in Kentucky,KYAre you interested in learning more about graduate schools in Kentucky? The state is home to several major research institutions and regional universities.

Kentucky has a population of 4,413,457 as of a 2014 estimate, which is a 1.7% change from 2010. 21.5% of the population have a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and the annual median income is $43,036. The state ‘s largest cities include Louisville, Lexington-Fayette, Bowling Green, Owensboro, Covington, Hopkinsville, Richmond, Florence, Georgetown and Henderson. Did you know Kentucky has the greatest length of navigable waterways and streams in the contiguous United States and the two largest man-made lakes east of the Mississippi River? i

Kentucky is home to numerous tourist attractions and famous areas, including the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, the Bluegrass country around Lexington, Mammoth Cave, the Military Museum at Fort Knox, Old Fort Harrod State Park, Cumberland Gap, the Kentucky Science Center and more. Kentucky has a climate that can best be described as a humid subtropical climate with four distinct seasons.ii

If you’d like to try studying in the Bluegrass State, browse the graduate programs in Kentucky below!

Discover Top Kentucky Cities for a Graduate Program

 PopulationMedian Household IncomeMedian Gross Rent% of person having a bachelor's degree or higher
Louisvillevi597,337$44,159$70026.9%
Lexington-Fayetteiii295,803$48,398$75640.1%
Bowling Greeniv58,067$33,714$64728.7%
Owensborov57,265$39,540$62918.2%

i quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/21000.html

ii factmonster.com/us-states/kentucky.html

iii census.gov/quickfacts/table/POP010210/2148006,2108902,00 

iv census.gov/quickfacts/table/POP010210/2146027,00

v census.gov/quickfacts/table/POP010210/2108902,00

vi census.gov/quickfacts/table/POP010210/2158620,00

 

 

 

 

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