History Schools In Kentucky

There are 23 accredited history schools in Kentucky for faculty who teach history classes to choose from. The trends in Kentucky's history academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in history includes history training at the following levels:

  • History Certificate
  • Associates degree in History
  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. Alice Lloyd College

    100 Purpose Rd, Pippa Passes, Kentucky 41844

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  2. Asbury University

    1 Macklem Dr, Wilmore, Kentucky 40390-1198

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  3. Bellarmine University

    2001 Newburg Rd, Louisville, Kentucky 40205-0671

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  4. Berea College

    101 Chestnut Street, Berea, Kentucky 40404-2182

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  5. Brescia University

    717 Frederica St, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301-3023

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  6. Campbellsville University

    1 University Dr, Campbellsville, Kentucky 42718-2799

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  7. Centre College

    600 W Walnut St, Danville, Kentucky 40422-1394

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  8. University of the Cumberlands

    6191 College Station Drive, Williamsburg, Kentucky 40769

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  9. Eastern Kentucky University

    521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, Kentucky 40475-3102

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  10. Georgetown College

    400 East College Street, Georgetown, Kentucky 40324

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  11. Kentucky Wesleyan College

    3000 Frederica Street, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301

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  12. University of Kentucky

    Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0032

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  13. Kentucky Christian University

    100 Academic Pkwy, Grayson, Kentucky 41143-1199

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  14. Lindsey Wilson College

    210 Lindsey Wilson St, Columbia, Kentucky 42728-1223

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  15. University of Louisville

    2301 S 3rd St, Louisville, Kentucky 40292-0001

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  16. Morehead State University

    University Blvd, Morehead, Kentucky 40351

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  17. Murray State University

    218 Wells Hall, Murray, Kentucky 42071-3318

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  18. Northern Kentucky University

    Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, Kentucky 41099

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  19. Pikeville College

    147 Sycamore St, Pikeville, Kentucky 41501

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  20. Thomas More College

    333 Thomas More Parkway, Crestview Hills, Kentucky 41017-3495

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  21. Transylvania University

    300 N Broadway, Lexington, Kentucky 40508-1797

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  22. Union College in Barbourville

    310 College St, Barbourville, Kentucky 40906-1499

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  23. Western Kentucky University

    1906 College Heights Blvd, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101-1000

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National History Employment

Kentucky 70
National 8,350

Of all of the history professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Kentucky state.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Kentucky

40 70 70 80 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Kentucky, the field of history is growing. There were 30 more history professionals working in Kentucky in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 75% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for history professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 2% between 2006 and 2010.

History VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$38,300 $40,950 $39,335 $38,210 $39,220
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of history professionals is growing, the salaries paid to history professionals are increasing in Kentucky. The mean salary for history professionals in 2006 was $38,300 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $39,220 per year.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Kentucky

10th percentile
$24,020
25th percentile
$29,640
50th percentile
$37,355
75th percentile
$45,505
90th percentile
$55,205

Thus, there was a 2% growth in history professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of history, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid history professionals earning 130% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Kentucky state.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Kentucky

History
$39,220
Liberal Arts
$53,430
Political Science
$69,630

In Kentucky, history professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

History programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kentucky

associate
2
bachelor
23
master
5
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total32

The number of students graduating from the 23 accredited history schools in Kentucky is decreasing. In Kentucky, there were 458 graduates in 2006. And there were 403 graduates from history courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 12% percent decrease in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in Kentucky. 72% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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