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History Schools in Kentucky

There are 22 Kentucky schools offering history programs. In 2010, 546 students graduated from programs at Kentucky history schools. 501 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 32 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

526 students graduate from programs in this state in history, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from history programs. More specifically, two students graduated with certificates in history, six with an associate's level degree, 501 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 32 with a degree at the master's level, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

22 history schools are located in this state. Out of these, while seven schools are public, 15 schools are private. While tuition at a private history school varies from $910 to $32,600, tuition at a public history school varies from $6,264 to $8,610.

Average tuition for history programs is $12,939. The highest tuition for history programs, which is $32,600 every year, is at Centre College, while the lowest tuition in this eastern state, which is $910 per year, is at Berea College.

Kentucky schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in history.

History Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

526 students graduate from programs in this state in history, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from history programs. More specifically, two students graduated with certificates in history, six with an associate's level degree, 501 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 32 with a degree at the master's level, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

History Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 3
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 2
  • Associate 2006: 3
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 5
  • Associate 2009: 5
  • Associate 2010: 6
  • Bachelor 2006: 494
  • Bachelor 2007: 438
  • Bachelor 2008: 467
  • Bachelor 2009: 479
  • Bachelor 2010: 501
  • Master 2006: 27
  • Master 2007: 29
  • Master 2008: 29
  • Master 2009: 28
  • Master 2010: 32
  • Doctorate 2006: 5
  • Doctorate 2007: 5
  • Doctorate 2008: 3
  • Doctorate 2009: 6
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

History Program Availability in Kentucky

Kentucky schools offer a total of 31 history programs. Of these programs, about 71% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

History Program Availability in Kentucky

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 22
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

Historians — Salary by Percentile

Historians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27300
  • 25th Percentile: 31440
  • Median: 36880
  • 75th Percentile: 46530
  • 90th Percentile: 52410

Anthropologists — Salary by Percentile

Anthropologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33300
  • 25th Percentile: 38730
  • Median: 48500
  • 75th Percentile: 57740
  • 90th Percentile: 67260

Career Trends

Historians — Employment Trend

Historians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35720
  • Median Salary 2007: 36940
  • Median Salary 2008: 37980
  • Median Salary 2009: 37510
  • Median Salary 2010: 36880
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Anthropologists — Employment Trend

Anthropologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51740
  • Median Salary 2007: 60930
  • Median Salary 2008: 51370
  • Median Salary 2009: 46530
  • Median Salary 2010: 48500
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Kentucky vs National History Employment

Kentucky vs National History Employment

  • Employed in Kentucky: 1.306% (110)

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1. Union College

310 College St
Barbourville, KY 40906-1499
(606) 546-4151

Union College is located in town of Barbourville, Kentucky and UC offers one program in history. 1,363 students pursue degrees in 38 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

2. Bellarmine University

2001 Newburg Rd
Louisville, KY 40205-0671
(502) 272-8000

Bellarmine University, which is 3.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Louisville, KY and BU offers one program in history. BU is a 4-year institution.

3. Transylvania University

300 N Broadway
Lexington, KY 40508-1797
(859) 233-8300

Transylvania University is located in the center of Lexington and it offers one history program. It is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Kentucky.

4. Pikeville College

147 Sycamore St
Pikeville, KY 41501
(606) 218-5250

Pikeville College offers one program in history. It is a 4-year institution.

5. Georgetown College

400 East College Street
Georgetown, KY 40324
(502) 863-8000

Georgetown College offers one program in history. 1,851 students seek degrees in 38 Georgetown College programs, overall.

6. The University of the Cumberlands

6191 College Station Drive
Williamsburg, KY 40769
(606) 549-2200

The University of the Cumberlands offers one program in history and this school is in town of Williamsburg, Kentucky. 3,300 students seek degrees in 58 University of the Cumberlands programs, overall.

7. Brescia University

717 Frederica St
Owensboro, KY 42301-3023
(270) 685-3131

Founded in 1950, Brescia University is a 4-year institution. It is in the center of Owensboro. It offers subjects including advertising and chemistry. Students are offered two certificates, six associates level degrees, 29 degrees at the bachelors level, and two masters level degrees by it. In 2010, 688 students sought degrees from the 34 programs at this school. This very small school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

8. Alice Lloyd College

100 Purpose Rd
Pippa Passes, KY 41844
(606) 368-2101

Alice Lloyd College offers one program in history and it is in Pippa Passes, Kentucky, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Kentucky.

9. Kentucky Christian University

100 Academic Pkwy
Grayson, KY 41143-1199
(606) 474-3000

Kentucky Christian University is located in town of Grayson, Kentucky and it offers one program in history. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, KCU is the tenth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering history.

10. Centre College

600 W Walnut St
Danville, KY 40422-1394
(859) 238-5200

Centre College is located in Danville, KY and it offers one history program. 1,242 students pursue degrees in 28 programs at Centre, overall. This liberal arts college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in history.

11. Berea College

101 Chestnut Street
Berea, KY 40404-2182
(859) 985-3000

Berea College offers one history program. Berea is a 4-year institution. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering history in terms of programs.

12. Lindsey Wilson College

210 Lindsey Wilson St
Columbia, KY 42728-1223
(270) 384-2126

Lindsey Wilson College offers two programs in history. Out of those, it offers students one associate's level degree in history and one history degree at the bachelor's level. Lindsey WIlson is located in town of Columbia, Kentucky. This school is a 4-year institution.

13. Thomas More College

333 Thomas More Parkway
Crestview Hills, KY 41017-3495
(859) 341-5800

Thomas More College offers two history programs. Specifically, students are offered one associate's level degree in history by it and one history degree at the bachelor's level. This school is in the suburbs of Crestview Hills, Kentucky. This school is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Kentucky.

14. Kentucky Wesleyan College

3000 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 926-3111

Kentucky Wesleyan College offers one program in history and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Owensboro, KY. KWC is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Kentucky.

15. Northern Kentucky University

Nunn Drive
Highland Heights, KY 41099
(859) 572-5100

Northern Kentucky University is in the suburbs of Highland Heights, Kentucky and this school offers one history program. NKU is a public 4-year institution.

16. Asbury University

1 Macklem Dr
Wilmore, KY 40390-1198
(859) 858-3511

Asbury University offers one history program and Ashbury is located in town of Wilmore, Kentucky. Ashbury is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Kentucky.

17. The University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0032
(859) 257-9000

The University of Kentucky is located in the center of Lexington. UK offers three programs in history. Out of those, UK offers one degree at the bachelor's level in history to students, one master's level history degree, and one degree at the doctorate level in history. Overall, 27,108 students seek degrees in 242 programs at UK. This big university is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in history.

18. Western Kentucky University

1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000
(270) 745-0111

Western Kentucky University offers three programs in history. Out of those, it offers one history certificate to students, one degree at the bachelor's level in history, and one master's level history degree. WKU, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Bowling Green, KY. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering history.

19. Morehead State University

University Blvd
Morehead, KY 40351
(606) 783-2221

Morehead State University offers one program in history. Overall, 8,541 students pursue degrees in 84 programs at Morehead State. Morehead State is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering history.

20. The University of Louisville

2301 S 3rd St
Louisville, KY 40292-0001
(502) 852-5555

The University of Louisville offers two history programs. More specifically, the U of L offers students one history degree at the bachelor's level and one degree at the master's level in history. The U of L is 2.6 miles from the center of the city. It is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Kentucky. In terms of programs, this big university is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering history.

21. Campbellsville University

1 University Dr
Campbellsville, KY 42718-2799
(270) 789-5000x5000

Campbellsville University offers one program in history.

22. Murray State University

218 Wells Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3318
(270) 809-3011

Murray State University offers two history programs. Out of those, this school offers one history degree at the bachelor's level to students and one history degree at the master's level. 10,412 students pursue degrees in 106 programs at Murray State, overall. It is the second largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering history in terms of programs.

23. Eastern Kentucky University

521 Lancaster Ave
Richmond, KY 40475-3102
(859) 622-1000

Eastern Kentucky University is in town of Richmond, Kentucky. It offers two programs in history. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in history by Eastern and one master's level history degree. Overall, 16,567 students pursue degrees in 144 programs at EKU. In terms of enrollment, it ranks fourth in the state of Kentucky.

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