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Education & Training

  Four-Year Colleges and Universities Within 60 Miles of Murray  
  Institutions engaged in furnishing academic courses and granting degrees at baccalaureate or graduate levels.  
  Miles Institution Location Enrollment
(Fall 2018)
 
  Murray State University  Murray  10,012  
  34  Bethel University  McKenzie, TN  5,779  
  35  University of Tennessee at Martin  Martin, TN  6,772  
  36  Murray State University, Paducah Regional Campus  Paducah  N/A  
  49  Murray State University, Hopkinsville Regional Campus  Hopkinsville  N/A  
  54  Austin Peay State University  Clarksville, TN  10,463  
      Total Enrollments 33,026  
  Note: Miles are calculated as straight-line distance, not highway miles.
† Denotes enrollment for entire institution, including branch campuses; otherwise, enrollment is for specified campus.
Source:  Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development.
 

  Two-Year Colleges Within 60 Miles of Murray  
  Institutions engaged in furnishing academic, or academic and technical, courses and granting associate degrees, certificates, or diplomas below the baccalaureate level.  
  Miles Institution Location Enrollment
(Fall 2018)
 
  36  West Kentucky Community & Technical College, Main Campus  Paducah  † 6,038  
  49  Hopkinsville Community College, Main Campus  Hopkinsville  † 2,640  
  54  Daymar Institute, Clarksville Campus  Clarksville, TN  1,025  
  54  North Central Institute  Clarksville, TN  93  
      Total Enrollments 9,796  
  Note: Miles are calculated as straight-line distance, not highway miles.
† Denotes enrollment for entire institution, including branch campuses; otherwise, enrollment is for specified campus.
Source:  Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development.
 

  Kentucky Technical Schools Within 60 Miles of Murray  
    Enrollment (2017-2018)  
  Miles Institution Location Sec P/S Total  
  Murray/Calloway County ATC  Murray  389 N/A 389  
  17  Marshall County Technical Center  Benton  989 N/A 989  
  20  Mayfield/Graves County ATC  Mayfield  616 N/A 616  
  36  Paducah ATC  Paducah  629 N/A 629  
  42  Caldwell County ATC  Princeton  461 N/A 461  
  49  Four Rivers Career Academy  Hickman  422 N/A 422  
  49  Gateway Academy to Innovation and Technology  Hopkinsville  547 N/A 547  
  51  Ballard County CTC  Barlow  576 N/A 576  
      Total Enrollments 4,629     4,629   
  Note: Miles are calculated as straight-line distance; not highway miles.  Kentucky Tech secondary schools, called Area Technology Centers (ATC), are operated by the Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education. Other secondary schools are operated locally by public school districts. Secondary student enrollment is listed under Sec, and post-secondary student enrollment is listed under P/S.
Source:  KY Cabinet for Workforce Development; KY Dept. of Education.