Kentucky Registered Nursing Schools and Training Programs (RN Schools)

Career Information for Registered Nurses in Kentucky

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Fast Facts for Registered Nurses in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Owensboro and Lexington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bowling Green and Louisville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Registered Nurses in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Lexington and Louisville

Schools for Registered Nurses in Kentucky are listed below.

Selected Registered Nursing Schools in Kentucky

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner, MS in Nursing, Master of Science - DNP Path (Doctor of Nursing Practice) , more...
  • Degrees: Master

Medical Career Institute

  • Programs: Nursing Education - Master, Nursing Leadership - Master, RN to BSN
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Nursing - Nursing Administration
  • Degrees: Master

Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.

You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.

  • Programs: MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Doctor of Education - Nursing Education
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

  • Programs: Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Founded in 1886, National College and American National University (ANU) are dedicated to the training and education of men and women for a full life and a successful career in a number of fields in business, information technology, and health care.

  • Programs: Associate Degree In Nursing - Associate
  • Degrees: Associate

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: MSN Nursing Administration & Leadership (Master of Science) - Online
  • Degrees: Master
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More Kentucky Registered Nursing Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Ashland Community and Technical College Ashland Associate 4,675
Bellarmine University Louisville Doctorate 3,001
Berea College Berea Bachelor 1,582
Big Sandy Community and Technical College Prestonsburg Associate 4,856
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Lexington Associate 11,596
Eastern Kentucky University Richmond Doctorate 15,839
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown Associate 5,506
Galen College of Nursing-Louisville Louisville Associate 597
Gateway Community and Technical College Covington Associate 3,130
Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard Associate 4,457
Henderson Community College Henderson Associate 1,984
Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville Associate 3,426
Jefferson Community and Technical College Louisville Associate 15,475
Kentucky Christian University Grayson Masters 632
Kentucky State University Frankfort Masters 2,696
Madisonville Community College Madisonville Associate 4,363
Maysville Community and Technical College Maysville Associate 3,630
Midway College Midway Masters 1,422
Morehead State University Morehead Masters 8,897
Murray State University Murray Masters 10,778
Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights Doctorate & First Professional 14,785
Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro Associate 5,435
Pikeville College Pikeville Doctorate 1,100
Saint Catharine College Saint Catharine Bachelor 667
Somerset Community College Somerset Associate 7,110
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Cumberland Associate 4,847
Spalding University Louisville Doctorate 1,695
University of Kentucky Lexington Doctorate & First Professional 25,856
University of Louisville Louisville Doctorate & First Professional 20,592
West Kentucky Community and Technical College Paducah Associate 7,090
Western Kentucky University Bowling Green Doctorate 19,258
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