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Eastern Kentucky University

Eastern Kentucky University is a SACS-accredited, regional comprehensive public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs and pre-professional and professional training in education at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition, EKU offers more than 40 programs delivered in a convenient, online format designed to fit any student’s schedule and needs. Located in Richmond, Kentucky, EKU has a distinguished record of over a century of educational service to the Commonwealth, its curriculum leading to associate, baccalaureate, and masters/specialist degrees, as well as 3 doctorate degree programs. As a school of opportunity, EKU prides itself on fostering personal growth and prepares students to contribute to the success and vitality of their communities, the Commonwealth, and the world.

Military Friendly Rating

We rate how Military Friendly an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The rating below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly.

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

79.79

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

79.79

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

100

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

24.18

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

31.78

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

59.21

Why you should attend?

Eastern Kentucky University is committed to the belief veterans and military servicemembers offer a unique academic and social perspective. Our centralized Office of Military and Veteran Affairs has a proud history of providing exceptional delivery of services and advocacy for students in attaining their educational goals and reaching their highest potential in the classroom and beyond. Our "one-stop-shop" includes a Director (veteran status required), VA certifying officials, a dedicated Veterans Academic Advisor, and resident VA "Vet Success on Campus" Counselor, as well as programming and initiatives targeted toward student success. In addition, EKU offers more than 40 programs delivered in a convenient, online format. Whether they want to start, finish or advance their education, EKU has a program that can fit their schedule and needs.

Top Degrees

Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot & Flight Crew
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager
Business Administration & Management, General
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Emergency Medical Technician
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Fire
Services Administration
Nursing Practice / Registered Nurse
Operations Management & Supervision
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A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the flying and/or navigation of commercial passenger and cargo, agricultural, public service, corporate and rescue fixed wing aircraft. Includes instruction in principles of aircraft design and performance, aircraft flight systems and controls, flight crew operations and procedures, radio communications, navigation procedures and systems, airways safety and traffic regulations, and governmental rules and regulations pertaining to piloting aircraft. Programs may qualify individuals to sit for the FAA commercial and airline aircrew examinations.

Tuition & Institution Information

Undergraduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $9,266 $10,173
Fees $540 $540
Room $4,918 $4,918
Board $3,858 $3,858
Books $1,000 $1,000
Other Expenses $500 $500
Totals $20,082 $20,989
Graduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $9,900 $13,950
Fees $970 $970
Room $0 $0
Board $0 $0
Books $750 $750
Other Expenses $500 $500
Totals $12,120 $16,170