Kentucky State University was recently named one of Kentucky’s best colleges and universities by EDsmart.org.

According to its website, EDsmart reviews publicly available data to produce independent ranking assessments of various educational programs, in addition to student guides and resources.

EDsmart assesses colleges on average net price, graduation rate, retention rate and the median earnings of former students who received federal financial aid at 10 years after entering the school. Data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education website College Scorecard and College Navigator.

“Small classes provide the perfect environment for students to learn and grow at Kentucky State University,” according to the rankings.

Click here to view the rankings.