Post Secondary Education

Big Sandy Community & Technical College Big Sandy Community & Technical College offers a variety of learning opportunities for students preparing to enter the workforce as well as those who intend to continue in a baccalaureate institution at its four campus locations in the Big Sandy District (Hager Hill, Paintsville, Pikeville, and Prestonsburg).

Main Campus
1 Bert T. Combs Drive
Prestonsburg, KY 41653

888-641-4132 (Toll Free)

Morehead State University - Prestonburg Campus MSU at Prestonsburg, a Regional Campus Center of Morehead State University, offers coursework leading to undergraduate and graduate degrees at its location on the campus of Big Sandy Community & Technical College.

PO Box 1776
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
(Located on the campus of Big Sandy Community & Technical College)

800-648-5372 (Toll Free)
606-783-9126 (Fax)

University of Pikeville Founded in 1889 by Presbyterians, the University of Pikeville is committed to offering a broad liberal arts and sciences education. This foundation provides opportunities for students to develop their full academic and personal potential and prepare for specific careers.

The University of Pikeville is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; telephone number 404.679.4501) to award the associate, baccalaureate and doctoral degrees.

University of Pikeville
147 Sycamore Street
Pikeville, KY 41501

866-232-7700 (Toll Free)

National College of Business The fundamental purpose of National College is to educate men and women for the duties and responsibilities of business life and to help place them in positions where there is opportunity for advancement and offers multiple diploma and degree programs in business fields

Pikeville Campus
50 National College Boulevard
Pikeville, KY 41501