February 2018

EKU’s Risk Management and Insurance Program Ranks Highly Among Respondents in Best’s Review

Eastern Kentucky University’s Risk Management and Insurance program is ranked among the top 20 nationally according to the February 2018 issue of Best’s Review.

EKU, which offers the only undergraduate insurance degrees—online and on-campus — in Kentucky, received top marks in the “popular performer’s” category.

Social Work and Hospice

By: Caroline Reid, Ph.D., MSW, online social work program coordinator and associate professor

Students often do not consider a career in hospice due to a few misconceptions.  Hospice provides care to all fifty states as well as Puerto Rico, Guam, the District of Columbia and the U.S Virgin Islands. In 2014 there were approximately 61,000 locations and still growing.