Physics Schools In Kentucky

There are 15 accredited physics schools in Kentucky for faculty who teach physics classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in physics in the state of Kentucky, which encompasses physics training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Physics
  • Masters degree in Physics
  • PhD degree in Physics


Schools

  1. Berea College

    101 Chestnut Street, Berea, Kentucky 40404-2182

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  2. Brescia University

    717 Frederica St, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301-3023

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  3. Centre College

    600 W Walnut St, Danville, Kentucky 40422-1394

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  4. University of the Cumberlands

    6191 College Station Drive, Williamsburg, Kentucky 40769

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  5. Eastern Kentucky University

    521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, Kentucky 40475-3102

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  6. Georgetown College

    400 East College Street, Georgetown, Kentucky 40324

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  7. Kentucky Wesleyan College

    3000 Frederica Street, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301

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  8. University of Kentucky

    Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0032

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. University of Louisville

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

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Morehead State University

    University Blvd, Morehead, Kentucky 40351

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  11. Murray State University

    218 Wells Hall, Murray, Kentucky 42071-3318

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  12. Northern Kentucky University

    Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, Kentucky 41099

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  13. Thomas More College

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

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  14. Transylvania University

    300 N Broadway, Lexington, Kentucky 40508-1797

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  15. Western Kentucky University

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

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National Physics Employment

Kentucky No data
National 16,860

Employment Growth for Physics professionals In Kentucky

40 40 30 30 No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Physics VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$91,530 $117,270 $135,740 $139,810 No data
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Kentucky

No data at this time.

Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Kentucky

Biochemistry
$52,420
Biology
$48,768
Chemistry
$49,780
Electrical Engineering
$70,620
Math
$74,093
Mechanical Engineering
$55,776

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
17
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total21

The number of students graduating from the 15 accredited physics schools in Kentucky is decreasing. In 2006 there were 89 physics graduates from physics courses in Kentucky and in 2010 there were 81 graduates.

This represents a 9% decrease in the number of physics degree or certificate school graduates in Kentucky state. Most of these graduates, or 81%, earned an bachelor's degree in physics.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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