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521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, KY 40475-3102

School Details

Eastern Kentucky University is a public, non-profit university that was founded in 1906 by the Kentucky General Assembly. Today Eastern Kentucky is an undergraduate and graduate teaching and research institution that comprises five academic colleges. Although, Eastern Kentucky has experienced many changes, its original focus on high-quality instruction, scholarship, and service has remained constant. Through emphasis on these cornerstone vales, Eastern Kentucky University strives to provide intellectual and cultural opportunities that will develop habits of scholarship and intellectual curiosity, provide a deep understanding of American democracy, enable effective and efficient communication, and prepare productive and responsible citizens.

In addition to traditional in classroom learning, Eastern Kentucky also offers students the opportunity to earn associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees online. Through online degree completion students will be able to complete specialized, and in some cases, very diverse degrees. Eastern Kentucky University offers six different start dates for the online programs.

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Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

All Programs

Art & Liberal Arts

Associate of Arts in General Studies Bachelor of Arts in General Studies

Business

Master of Public Administration

Criminal Justice, Safety & Law

Associate of Arts in Police Studies Bachelor of Science in Corrections & Juvenile Justice Studies Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Bachelor of Science in Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science in Fire Protection Administration Bachelor of Science in Fire, Arson & Explosion Investigation Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security Bachelor of Science in Police Studies Master of Science in Justice, Policy & Leadership Master of Science in Safety, Security & Emergency Management

Education

Bachelor of Science in Child & Family Studies / Child Development Certificate in Early Childhood Director Certificate in Infant-Toddler Care & Education Master of Arts in Education / Elementary Education Master of Arts in Education / Gifted Education Master of Arts in Education / Instructional Leadership Master of Arts in Education / Library Science Master of Arts in Education / Literacy P-12 Master of Arts in Education / Middle Grades Education Master of Arts in Education / Special Education, Deaf & Hard of Hearing Master of Arts in Education / Special Education, Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education Master of Arts in Education / Special Education, Learning & Behavior Disorders Master of Arts in Teaching / Elementary Education Master of Arts in Teaching / Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education Master of Arts in Teaching / Middle Grades Education Master of Arts in Teaching / Secondary Education

Healthcare

Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety Bachelor’s to Doctor of Occupational Therapy Graduate Certificate in Occupational Safety Master’s to Doctor of Occupational Therapy

Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) Doctor of Nursing Practice Master of Science in Nursing Post-MSN Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate Post-MSN Nursing Administration Certificate Post-MSN Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificate

Psychology & Human Services

Bachelor of Science in Psychology