Colleges Near Mount Vernon

Colleges and universities near me in the Mount Vernon, Kentucky area

There are 48 colleges within 100 miles of Mount Vernon enrolling a total of 235,236 students.

Located in Kentucky with a population of 2,477, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Mount Vernon. The nearest college is Somerset Community College in Somerset at a distance of 25.4 miles from Mount Vernon. Driving time to these schools from Mount Vernon 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 Kentucky enrolling 29,182 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 Mount Vernon.


48 results

Somerset Community College
S
Somerset, KY
 
Somerset Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,857enrollment
  • $5,375net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Mount Vernon

Eastern Kentucky University
E
Richmond, KY
Eastern Kentucky University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 15,815enrollment
  • $14,674net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 990-1170SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA

27 miles from Mount Vernon

Centre College
C
Danville, KY
Centre College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,434enrollment
  • $24,226net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1380SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.73*Avg GPA

31 miles from Mount Vernon

Asbury University
A
Wilmore, KY
 
Asbury University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,940enrollment
  • $22,848net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1330SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

39 miles from Mount Vernon

Union College
U
Barbourville, KY
Union College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,333enrollment
  • $17,824net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

42 miles from Mount Vernon

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 13,472enrollment
  • $16,340net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 930-1140SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

44 miles from Mount Vernon

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

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,525enrollment
  • $7,365net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Mount Vernon

National College Lexington
N
Lexington, KY
 
National College Lexington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 299enrollment
  • $21,499net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Mount Vernon

University of Kentucky
K
Lexington, KY
University of Kentucky

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Kentucky

  • 29,182enrollment
  • $18,958net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1320SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA

47 miles from Mount Vernon

Transylvania University
T
Lexington, KY
Transylvania University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 987enrollment
  • $25,779net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1350SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

49 miles from Mount Vernon

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

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 71enrollment
  • $9,759net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 939-1101SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA

53 miles from Mount Vernon

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

52 miles from Mount Vernon

Campbellsville University
C
Campbellsville, KY
Campbellsville University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 11,470enrollment
  • $17,788net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

Clear Creek Baptist Bible College
C
Pineville, KY
 
Clear Creek Baptist Bible College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 131enrollment
  • $11,573net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

Lindsey Wilson College
L
Columbia, KY
 
Lindsey Wilson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,589enrollment
  • $15,189net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

55 miles from Mount Vernon

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

56 miles from Mount Vernon

Midway University
M
Midway, KY
 
Midway University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,668enrollment
  • $23,084net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 960-1130SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

58 miles from Mount Vernon

Georgetown College
G
Georgetown, KY
Georgetown College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Kentucky

  • 1,608enrollment
  • $17,609net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1042-1280SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

60 miles from Mount Vernon

FAQ's

The closest community college is Somerset Community College and is 25.4 miles from Mount Vernon. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Somerset Community College are $4,368 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Somerset Community 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.