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Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, KY
University Website: www.eku.edu
Apply Online: admissions.eku.edu/how-do-i-apply
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Eastern Kentucky University, commonly referred to as Eastern or by the acronym EKU, is an undergraduate and graduate teaching and research institution located in Richmond, Kentucky, U.S.A.. EKU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). It maintains three regional campuses in Corbin, Danville, and Manchester, and centers in Fort Knox, Lancaster, and Somerset.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $19,056.00 avg tuition

521 Lancaster Ave
Richmond, KY 40475-3102
(859) 622-1000

Apply online Admissions:
admissions.eku.edu
Financial Aid:
finaid.eku.edu

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Eastern Kentucky University

Statistics:
Applied 9,159
Admitted 6,023 66%
Enrolled total 2,593
Full Time: 2,554
Part Time 39
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 430 540
SAT Math 430 550
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 420 530
ACT Composite 18 23
ACT English 18 24
ACT Math 17 23
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 66%
4-year graduation rate 14%
6-year graduation rate 37%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Eastern Kentucky University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $6,960.00 $6,960.00 $19,056.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $290.00 $290.00 $459.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $7,524.00 $7,524.00 $13,176.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $418.00 $418.00 $732.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,260.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $2,600.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $35.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 97%
Percent receiving grant aid 91%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,786.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 62%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,391.00

Eastern Kentucky University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agricultural Production Operations, General X
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other X
Ornamental Horticulture X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Ecology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business/Commerce, General X X
Construction Management X
Fashion Merchandising X
Finance, General X
Insurance X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Office Management and Supervision X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Public Relations/Image Management X
Radio and Television X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Printing Management X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Biology Teacher Education X
Business Teacher Education X
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments X
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented X
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education X
History Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X X
Reading Teacher Education X
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
Technical Teacher Education X
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education X
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education X X
ENGINEERING
Engineering, Other X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology X
Industrial Technology/Technician X X
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician X
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Child Care Provider/Assistant X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician X
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling X
Dietetics/Dietitian X
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) X X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Medical Office Management/Administration X
Medical/Clinical Assistant X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Corrections X X X
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X X
Criminal Justice/Police Science X X
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician X
Forensic Science and Technology X
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other X X
Security and Loss Prevention Services X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X X
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
International/Global Studies X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Clinical Psychology X
Industrial and Organizational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
Geography X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music, General X X

Scholarships for Students in Kentucky

Name Amount Deadline
Marvin D. Mills Scholarship Varies January 15, 2017
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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