EKU Online: Tuition & Financial Aid
EKU Online Tuition
Earn your degree on your terms at Eastern Kentucky University, a brick-and-mortar institution with the highest accreditation available. EKU Online tuition rates for bachelor's degree programs and master's degree programs are listed below. Additional costs may include textbooks, fees for online proctoring services, lab fees and technology fees, which will vary by course.
NOTE: The pricing below is for 100% online degree and non-degree options with EKU Online. Contact EKU Student Accounting Services regarding pricing for online courses taken as part of an on-campus curriculum.
Associates & Bachelor's Degrees
EKU Online associates and bachelor's degree programs are $400 per credit hour with the exception of the RN-BSN. The EKU Online RN-BSN program is $425 per credit hour.
Safety, Security & Emergency Management - $600 per credit hour
Adult, Juvenile and Community Corrections Leadership - $600 per credit hour
Construction Management - $600 per credit hour
Education (MAEd.) - $500 per credit hour
Library Science - $500 per credit hour
Nursing (MSN) - $625 per credit hour
Public Administration (MPA) - $600 per credit hour
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) - $630 per credit hour
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) - $630 per credit hour
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Students pursuing online degrees at Eastern Kentucky University may also qualify for federal financial aid* (loans and grants), private loans, employer tuition reimbursement and military benefits. The EKU Financial Aid Office can assist you with questions about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and federal loans. The EKU Scholarship Office offers a variety of awards and has additional information that can help you pay for college.
Remember to research other funding options that may be available to you. For example, find out if your employer offers tuition assistance and explore scholarship opportunities from sources other than EKU.
*Starting classes in a B term or Summer term can affect your financial aid. Contact the EKU Financial Aid Office for details.