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Four-Year Colleges and Universities Within 60 Miles of Morehead

Institutions engaged in furnishing academic courses and granting degrees at baccalaureate or graduate levels.

Miles Institution Location Enrollment
Morehead State University Morehead 11,169
21 Morehead State University at West Liberty West Liberty N/A
29 Kentucky Christian University Grayson 613
29 Morehead State University at Mt. Sterling Mt. Sterling N/A
44 Morehead State University at Jackson Jackson N/A
47 Morehead State University at Ashland Ashland N/A
47 Shawnee State University Portsmouth, OH 4,652
48 Ohio University – Southern Campus Ironton, OH 2,127
51 Morehead State University at Prestonsburg Prestonsburg N/A
56 Eastern Kentucky University Richmond 15,968
56 Indiana Wesleyan University – Lexington Education Center Lexington N/A
56 ITT Technical Institute, Lexington Campus Lexington 270
56 Lexington Theological Seminary Lexington 66
56 Sullivan University, Lexington Campus Lexington N/A
56 Transylvania University Lexington 1,074
56 University of Kentucky Lexington 28,034
57 Marshall University Huntington, WV 13,708
60 Georgetown College Georgetown 1,543
Total Enrollments 79,224

Note: Miles are calculated as straight-line distance, not highway miles.
† Denotes enrollment for entire institution, including branch campuses; otherwise, enrollment is for specified campus.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development.

Two-Year Colleges Within 60 Miles of Morehead

Institutions engaged in furnishing academic, or academic and technical, courses and granting associate degrees, certificates, or diplomas below the baccalaureate level.

Miles Institution Location Enrollment
Maysville Community & Technical College, Rowan Campus Morehead N/A
35 Maysville Community & Technical College, Main Campus Maysville † 4,634
43 Big Sandy Community & Technical College, Mayo Campus Paintsville N/A
43 Bluegrass Community & Technical College, Winchester – Clark Co. Campus Winchester N/A
44 Hazard Community & Technical College, Lees College Campus Jackson N/A
47 Ashland Community & Technical College, College Drive Campus Ashland † 3,925
47 Ashland Community & Technical College, Roberts Drive Campus Ashland N/A
47 Ashland Community & Technical College, Technology Dr. Campus Ashland N/A
48 Maysville Community & Tech College, Licking Valley Campus Cynthiana N/A
51 Big Sandy Community & Technical College, Prestonsburg Campus Prestonsburg † 5,151
56 Bluegrass Community & Technical College, Cooper Campus Lexington 13,218
56 Bluegrass Community & Technical College, Leestown Campus Lexington N/A
56 Bluegrass Community & Technical College, Regency Campus Lexington N/A
56 National College – Lexington KY Campus Lexington 1,351
56 National College – Richmond KY Campus Richmond 140
56 Spencerian College, Lexington Campus Lexington 238
57 Huntington Junior College Huntington, WV 802
Total Enrollments 29,459

Note: Miles are calculated as straight-line distance, not highway miles.
† Denotes enrollment for entire institution, including branch campuses; otherwise, enrollment is for specified campus.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development.

Kentucky Technical Schools Within 60 Miles of Morehead

Enrollment (2012-2013)
Miles Institution Location Sec P/S Total
17 Carter County Career and Technical Center Olive Hill 172 N/A 172
21 Morgan County ATC West Liberty 506 N/A 506
29 Montgomery County ATC Mt. Sterling 381 N/A 381
29 Foster Meade Career and Technical Center Vanceburg 609 N/A 609
35 Mason County ATC Maysville 134 N/A 134
42 Greenup County ATC Greenup 321 N/A 321
43 Clark County ATC Winchester 489 N/A 489
44 Lee County ATC Beattyville 256 N/A 256
44 Breathitt County ATC Jackson 351 N/A 351
46 Russell ATC Russell 320 N/A 320
47 Boyd County High School Vocational School Ashland 542 N/A 542
48 Harrison County ATC Cynthiana 487 N/A 487
54 Martin County ATC Inez 280 N/A 280
56 Eastside Technical Center Lexington 484 N/A 484
56 Southside Technical Center Lexington 603 N/A 603
56 Madison County ATC Richmond 700 N/A 700
57 Floyd County ATC (GARTH) Martin 321 N/A 321
60 Jackson County ATC McKee 355 N/A 355
Total Enrollments 7,311 7,311

Note: Miles are calculated as straight-line distance; not highway miles. Kentucky Tech secondary schools, called Area Technology Centers (ATC), are operated by the Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education. Other secondary schools are operated locally by public school districts. Secondary student enrollment is listed under Sec, and post-secondary student enrollment is listed under P/S.
Source: KY Cabinet for Workforce Development; KY Dept. of Education.

Training Resources

The Kentucky Skills Network is Kentucky’s one-stop workforce system that helps companies find ways to maintain and grow a thriving workforce based on market demands. We are a partnership of dedicated workforce professionals from the Cabinet for Economic Development, Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, Labor Cabinet, and the Kentucky Community & Technical College System. The core deliverables of the Skills Network include employee recruitment, customized training and training incentives.

The Kentucky Skills Network is about ease of service, professionalism, quality resources and results. In 2014, our stable of services provided training for nearly 85,000 Kentuckians in a variety of industry sectors, including manufacturing, healthcare, information technology, energy, distribution and research and development. This includes approvals for over $14 million in training incentives to more than 4,000 companies located in the Commonwealth.

For more information about the Kentucky Skills Network’s resources visit www.KentuckySkillsNetwork.com