Western Kentucky University

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#166 Overall Score: 42 Best Online Education Programs

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Graduate Education Program Overview

At Western Kentucky University, a public institution, all of the online education classes are recorded and archived, so students can access the information on their own time. The application deadline for online education degree programs at Western Kentucky University is June 15.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2007-2008
Total enrollment 975
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $588 (in-state)
$588 (out-of-state)
Application deadline June 15
Admissions URL http://www.wku.edu/graduate/
Admissions e-mail graduate.studies@wku.edu

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U.S. News Rankings

Student Engagement rank 168
Student Engagement score 35
Faculty Credentials and Training rank 211
Faculty Credentials and Training score 0
Student Services and Technology rank 35
Student Services and Technology score 58
Admissions Selectivity rank 89
Admissions Selectivity score 32
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.8


Application deadline (U.S. residents) June 15
Application deadline (international students) April 15
Admissions website http://www.wku.edu/graduate/
Director of admissions Dr. Carl Fox
Admissions phone (270) 745-2446
Admissions email graduate.studies@wku.edu

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Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online N/A
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online N/A
Tenured or tenure-track faculty N/A
Categories of study offered to master's students
Teaching track Yes
Counseling/Psychology track N/A
Administration track Yes
Research/Policy track Yes
Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Classes include campus-based students No
One-year retention rates N/A
Graduation rates N/A

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Student Body

Enrollment 975
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24-7 live tech support No

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $588
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $588
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $588
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $588

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