Top Lexington Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 top community colleges in Lexington, Kentucky, serving 12,117 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 23:1.

Top Lexington, KY Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 470 Cooper Drive
    Lexington KY  40506
    (859)246-6200

    10,952 students
  • 1648 McGrathiana Pkwy #200
    Lexington KY  40511
    (859)410-2110

    186 students
  • National College-Lexington
    Private, for profit
    2376 Sir Barton Way
    Lexington KY  40509
    (859)253-0621

    979 students
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