Eastern Kentucky Universities

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University of Pikeville

A 4-Year Private College nestled in the mountains of eastern Kentucky, the University of Pikeville offers a diverse mix of post-secondary educational opportunities. Founded in 1889 by Presbyterians, the University of Pikeville is committed to offering a broad liberal arts and sciences education. The University of Pikeville is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degrees.  Below are the list of specific colleges and popular educational tracks on campus.university of pikeville college of osteopathic medicine

university of pikeville college of optometry

university of pikeville elliott school of nursing

university of pikeville coleman college of business

university of pikeville patton college of education


Morehead State University

Morehead State University (MSU) is a public 4-year university located in Morehead, Kentucky with a satellite campus in Prestonsburg, Kentucky.  The college began in 1887 as a private institution.  Today, MSU offers the following in academics:

  • 141 undergraduate degree programs – 10 associate level degrees and 131 baccalaureate degrees.
  • 4 colleges – Caudill College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; College of Business and Technology; College of Education; and College of Science
  • 73 Graduate Degree Programs
  • Education Specialist Program in five specialty areas
  • Master’s degree for physician assistants, social workers and a cooperative doctoral program in partnership with the University of Kentucky
  • Doctoral Degree in Education
  • 1 of 5 institutions in the United States with a Bachelor’s Degree in Space Science

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Alive Lloyd College

Alice Lloyd College is a four-year liberal arts work college in Pippa Passes, Kentucky, United States. It was co-founded by the journalist Alice Spencer Geddes Lloyd, a native of Cambridge, Massachusetts, and June Buchanan, a native of New York City, in 1923, at first under the name of Caney Junior College, as an institution to educate leaders for Appalachia locally. It became a four-year, bachelor’s degree-granting institution in the early 1980s.  Alice Lloyd College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and offers the following:

  • Bachelor of Arts Majors
  • Accounting and Business Management
  • Business Administration
  • English
  • History
  • Liberal Arts
  • Sociology
  • Sports & Fitness Program Management
  • Elementary Education
  • Middle School Education
  • English Education
  • Physical Education
  • Social Studies Education
  • Bachelor of Science Majors
  • Biology
  • Dual Degree in Nursing
  • Kinesiology
  • Biological Science Education
  • Mathematics Education