Eastern Kentucky University

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#77 Overall Score: 67 Best Online Bachelor's Programs

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Bachelor's Program Overview

Eastern Kentucky University, a public institution, has been offering online bachelor's degree programs since 2006-2007. All of the online classes are recorded and archived, so students can access lecture material at their own convenience. When applying for the online programs at Eastern Kentucky University, it's important to note that the deadline is rolling.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2006-2007
Total enrollment 1,207
2013-2014 Tuition $395 per credit (in-state)
$395 per credit (out-of-state)
Application deadline Rolling
Admissions URL http://www.eku.edu
Admissions e-mail admissions@eku.edu

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U.S. News Rankings

Student Engagement rank 84
Student Engagement score 62
Faculty Credentials and Training rank 60
Faculty Credentials and Training score 71
Student Services and Technology rank 117
Student Services and Technology score 48


Application deadline (U.S. residents) Rolling
Application deadline (international students) Rolling
Priority application deadline N/A
Admissions website http://www.eku.edu
Director of admissions Brett Morris
Admissions phone (859) 622-2106
Admissions email admissions@eku.edu
Denies admittance to qualified applicants No

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Maximum class size 25
Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 72
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 45
Average online teaching experience N/A
Five most popular majors
Corrections 32%
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician 16%
Psychology, General 13%
Fire Services Administration 11%
General Studies 17%
Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Students enroll as online students Yes, online students take different classes than on campus students
Can earn degree entirely outside U.S. Yes
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Student Body

Total enrollment 1,207
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
New entrants who are first-time freshmen 3%
Average student age 33

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Technology & Support

Required Internet speed 128k
Instructor response expected within (hours) 24
24-7 live tech support No

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Paying for School

In-state, out-of-district tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $395
Out-of-state tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $395
Tuition for international students (per credit) $395
Financial aid available Both institutional and federal aid are available

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