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Eastern Kentucky University is a Public, 4 years college located in Richmond, Kentucky. EKU ranked 8th in Kentucky Colleges and 16th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 14,465 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. EKU's acceptance rate is 98.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Eastern Kentucky University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
|Address||521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, KY 40475-3102|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree- professional practice|
The acceptance rate of Eastern Kentucky University is 98.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 35.00%. The application fees are $35 for undergraduate programs and $35 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||98.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||35.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$35|
|Graduate Application Fees||$35|
Tuition & Fees
EKU's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,752 for Kentucky residents and $20,024 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $10,200 for Kentucky residents and $13,800 for out-of-students.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$9,752||$20,024|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$10,200||$13,800|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 14,465 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 3,912 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. EKU has 12,070 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,395 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||182 Programs|
|Number of online programs||52 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||2 Year Certificate|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|