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2021 Top Kentucky Men's Baseball Schools

14 Colleges
$27,577 Avg Tuition & Fees*
32% Avg 4-Year Grad Rate*

When pursuing a degree in today's world, student athletes have many different options to choose from. At College Factual, we're committed to helping you make that decision by providing information such as that found in our Best Colleges for Men's Baseball in Kentucky ranking.

We analyzed 14 colleges and universities across Kentucky to determine which were the best for Men's Baseball athletes in Kentucky. Our ranking is based on several objective factors, including the school's overall quality and the athletic competitiveness of the school. We steer clear of subjective measures since they don't give a clear picture when determining how one school compares to another. So, even if a school has a great team, it won't place well if it is also considered a low quality college or university.

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Top Colleges in Kentucky for Men's Baseball athletes in Kentucky

See which schools came out on top of our ranking:

#1

University of Louisville

Louisville, Kentucky

Our analysis found University of Louisville to be the best school for Men’s Baseball athletes in Kentucky in this year’s ranking. UofL is a public institution located in Louisville, Kentucky. The school has a large population, and it awarded 3,155 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The Men’s Baseball team at UofL brought home $914,859 in revenue in a single year. The team has a great academic progress rate of 993, signifying that team members care about their grades.

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#2

University of Kentucky

Lexington, Kentucky

Out of the 14 schools in Kentucky that were part of this year’s ranking, University of Kentucky landed the #2 spot on the list. UK is a public institution located in Lexington, Kentucky. The school has a large population, and it awarded 5,535 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The Men’s Baseball team at UK brought home $636,254 in revenue in a single year. The academic progress rate of the team is 973.

UK did well in our overall quality rankings, too. It placed #3 on our overall quality list.

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#3

Murray State University

Murray, Kentucky

The excellent sports programs at Murray State University helped the school earn the #3 place on this year’s ranking of the best schools for Men’s Baseball athletes in Kentucky. Murray, Kentucky is the setting for this medium-sized institution of higher learning. The public school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 1,611 students in 2018-2019.

Murray State brought in $613,042 while tallying up $573,892 in expenses for its Men’s Baseball team. So, the team made money for the school, bringing in $39,150 in profit. The team has a great academic progress rate of 989, signifying that team members care about their grades.

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#4

Bellarmine University

Louisville, Kentucky

A rank of #4 on our list means Bellarmine University is a great place for Men’s Baseball athletes in Kentucky working on their bachelor’s degree. Located in Louisville, Kentucky, the small private not-for-profit school handed out 690 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

Speaking financially, the Men’s Baseball team at Bellarmine U took home $511,993 in revenue.

Bellarmine U also took the #5 spot in our overall quality rankings.

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#5

Centre College

Danville, Kentucky

A rank of #5 on our list means Centre College is a great place for Men’s Baseball athletes in Kentucky working on their bachelor’s degree. Centre College of Kentucky is located in Danville, Kentucky and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 378 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.

On the financial side of things, the Men’s Baseball team at Centre College of Kentucky made $162,019 in revenue.

Students who start out at the school are likely to stick around. The freshman retention rate is 91%. Centre College of Kentucky not only placed well in this ranking, but it is also #1 on our overall quality list.

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#6

Transylvania University

Lexington, Kentucky

With a ranking of #6, Transylvania University did quite well on the 2021 Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky ranking. Located in Lexington, Kentucky, the small private not-for-profit school awarded 272 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.

The Men’s Baseball team at Transylvania brought home $140,715 in revenue in a single year.

Transylvania also took the #2 spot in our overall quality rankings.

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#7

Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, Kentucky

Eastern Kentucky University did quite well in the 2021 Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky ranking, coming in at #7. Richmond, Kentucky is the setting for this fairly large institution of higher learning. The public school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 2,737 students in 2018-2019.

The Men’s Baseball team at Eastern brought home $797,584 in revenue in a single year. The team has a great academic progress rate of 990, signifying that team members care about their grades.

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#8

Western Kentucky University

Bowling Green, Kentucky

Western Kentucky University did quite well in the 2021 Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky ranking, coming in at #8. WKU is located in Bowling Green, Kentucky and, has a fairly large student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 3,158 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.

Speaking financially, the Men’s Baseball team at WKU took home $1,134,197 in revenue. The academic progress rate of the team is 965.

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#9

Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights, Kentucky

Northern Kentucky University landed the #9 spot on the 2021 Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky ranking. Located in Highland Heights, Kentucky, the fairly large public school handed out 2,197 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

Speaking financially, the Men’s Baseball team at NKU took home $756,028 in revenue. The team has a great academic progress rate of 991, signifying that team members care about their grades.

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#10

Morehead State University

Morehead, Kentucky

Morehead State University came in at #10 in this year’s edition of the Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky ranking. Morehead State University is located in Morehead, Kentucky and, has a medium-sized student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 1,289 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.

On the financial side of things, the Men’s Baseball team at Morehead State University made $818,710 in revenue. The academic progress rate of the team is 968.

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#11

Thomas More College

Crestview Hills, Kentucky

Thomas More College landed the #11 spot on the 2021 Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky ranking. Located in Crestview Hills, Kentucky, the small private not-for-profit school handed out 297 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The team at TMC took home $147,259 in revenue and paid out $107,745 in expenses in recent times. That boils down to a yearly profit of $39,514 for the sports team.

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#12

Spalding University

Louisville, Kentucky

Spalding University ranked #12 on this year’s Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky list. Located in Louisville, Kentucky, the small private not-for-profit school awarded 270 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.

Speaking financially, the Men’s Baseball team at Spalding took home $141,669 in revenue.

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#13

Kentucky Wesleyan College

Owensboro, Kentucky

Kentucky Wesleyan College ranked #13 on this year’s Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky list. Wesleyan is a private not-for-profit institution located in Owensboro, Kentucky. The school has a small population, and it awarded 137 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the Men’s Baseball team at Wesleyan made $430,440 in revenue.

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#14

Kentucky State University

Frankfort, Kentucky

Kentucky State University came in at #14 in this year’s edition of the Best Colleges for Men’s Baseball in Kentucky ranking. Kentucky State University is a small public school located in Frankfort, Kentucky that handed out 212 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the Men’s Baseball team at KY State made $246,967 in revenue.

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 14 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of our data about colleges.
  • Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
  • The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.

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