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Turn your desire to help others into a rewarding career

Many people want to help others. There is nothing wrong with that. It is good to want to help others. It speaks to our humanity, our sense of mutuality, and even to our purpose. But the desire to help other people, while a good goal, has its limitations. Simply wanting to help others could backfire if you don’t know what you’re doing.

EKU Among Best Online Degree Providers for Veterans

Badge Affordable Online Colleges 2017 Best Military Friendly Online Colleges

Eastern Kentucky University continues to be recognized as one of the best schools for military members and their families. EKU Online was named among the top 50 “Best Military Friendly Online Colleges” by AffordableColleges.org.

EKU Risk Management and Insurance Degree Available Online Fall 2017

Eastern Kentucky University will offer an online degree in risk management and insurance beginning fall 2017. The bachelors of business administration will be the only online undergraduate insurance degree offered in Kentucky and one of the few available in the United States.

EKU Announces Online Social Work Degree

Eastern Kentucky University will offer the bachelor’s degree in social work (BSW) online in fall 2017. The new format will prepare students for success in a growing field.

EKU Among Top Yellow Ribbon and Military-Friendly Online Colleges

EKU’s military-friendly online degree programs received high praise from SR Education Group. Eastern Kentucky University rated 6th among Top Yellow Ribbon Online Schools. In addition, EKU received a score of 91.46 percent and a position in the top 15 among all universities that support military members.

EKU Ranks 5th Among Best Online Colleges in Kentucky

EKU Online degree programs were ranked 5th of all online degree programs in Kentucky in the annual Best Colleges “Best Online Colleges in Kentucky” rankings for 2017.

EKU Offers Fully Online Industrial-Organizational Psychology Degree

Eastern Kentucky University will offer the master’s degree in industrial-organizational psychology as an online program beginning fall 2017.

EKU’s Online Nursing Degrees Ranked in the Top 40 by U.S. News and World Report

For the sixth year, EKU Online degree programs have been ranked among the best by U.S. News & World Report. Eastern Kentucky University ranked in the top 40 for Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs. EKU also ranked in the top 100 for Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs and Online Graduate Education Programs.

Vice Receives Essence of eCampus Award

Dr. Janna Vice, senior vice president for academics and provost EKU

Dr. Janna Vice, senior vice president for academics and provost, is the first ever recipient of the Essence of e-Campus Award. She was presented with the honor by Tim Matthews, executive director of the Office of eCampus Learning, at the eCampus Awards Program (eCAPS) on Dec. 1.