Colleges Near Richmond

Colleges and universities near me in the Richmond, Kentucky area

There 68 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 286,744 students.

Located in Kentucky with a population of 31,364, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Richmond. Driving time to these schools from Richmond should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Centre College in Danville. The largest college in the area is University of Cincinnati Main Campus enrolling 37,886 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Richmond.

68 results found

Eastern Kentucky University
E
Richmond, KY
Eastern Kentucky University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 15,815enrollment
  • $12,659net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1190SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA

1 miles from Richmond

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Asbury University
A
Wilmore, KY
 
Asbury University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,940enrollment
  • $22,500net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

23 miles from Richmond

National College Lexington
N
Lexington, KY
 
National College Lexington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 299enrollment
  • $18,755net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Richmond

Bluegrass Community and Technical College
B
Lexington, KY
 
Bluegrass Community and Technical College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,525enrollment
  • $7,496net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Richmond

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University of Kentucky
K
Lexington, KY
University of Kentucky

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 29,182enrollment
  • $19,361net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA

24 miles from Richmond

Transylvania University
T
Lexington, KY
Transylvania University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 987enrollment
  • $26,454net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1310SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

25 miles from Richmond

Centre College
C
Danville, KY
Centre College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,434enrollment
  • $26,249net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1420SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.73*Avg GPA

27 miles from Richmond

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MedTech College Lexington Campus
M
Lexington, KY
 
MedTech College Lexington Campus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 389enrollment
  • $22,676net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Richmond

Georgetown College
G
Georgetown, KY
Georgetown College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,608enrollment
  • $19,012net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1140SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

37 miles from Richmond

Midway University
M
Midway, KY
 
Midway University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,668enrollment
  • $24,895net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 960-1150SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

36 miles from Richmond

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Kentucky State University
K
Frankfort, KY
Kentucky State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 1,778enrollment
  • $9,561net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 820-1000SAT range
  • 15-19ACT range
  • 2.44Avg GPA

45 miles from Richmond

Kentucky Mountain Bible College
K
Vancleve, KY
 
Kentucky Mountain Bible College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 71enrollment
  • $12,555net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 900-1010SAT range
  • 15-25ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA

47 miles from Richmond

Somerset Community College
S
Somerset, KY
 
Somerset Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,857enrollment
  • $6,045net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

49 miles from Richmond

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Saint Catharine College
S
Saint Catharine, KY
 
Saint Catharine College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 649enrollment
  • $24,513net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 880-1140SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 2.88Avg GPA

53 miles from Richmond

Morehead State University
M
Morehead, KY
Morehead State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 10,195enrollment
  • $12,136net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA

57 miles from Richmond

Campbellsville University
C
Campbellsville, KY
Campbellsville University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 11,470enrollment
  • $16,523net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 940-1150SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

64 miles from Richmond

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Union College
U
Barbourville, KY
Union College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,333enrollment
  • $20,051net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 940-1070SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

63 miles from Richmond

University of the Cumberlands
t
Williamsburg, KY
 
University of the Cumberlands

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 13,472enrollment
  • $19,212net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1180SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

68 miles from Richmond

FAQ's

The closest community college is Bluegrass Community and Technical College and is 23.9 miles from Richmond. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Bluegrass Community and Technical College are $4,328 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Bluegrass Community and Technical College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.