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EKU Online Programs Honored with Blackboard Catalyst Awards

Eastern Kentucky University’s online degree programs continue to drive student success. The university was selected as a 2020 Blackboard Catalyst Award winner in four categories. 

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Graduate Earns Third EKU Online Degree

“EKU's online education program allowed me the opportunity not only to come back and further my education as an adult, [but to do it] when I thought it might be too late to earn my degree,” said graduate Michael Rega, BSc, NRP, FP-C.

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EKU Online Student Veterans Receive STEM Scholarship

Five student veterans who are earning their degrees with EKU Online were awarded the Edith Nourse Rogers Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Scholarship. 

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U.S. News Recognizes EKU Online Programs Among the Best for Veterans

EKU Online bachelor’s degrees rank among the top 40 best for military students in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 list of Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans.

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GED to Degree: Online Graduate Shares Her Success Story

“This is a defining moment. Standing here in awe of all of you. In a place I never dreamed I would be,” Kelli Jo Blair said when she addressed her graduating class at Eastern Kentucky University’s commencement ceremony.

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EKU Online Named Top 30 Among Best Online Colleges and Universities

Eastern Kentucky University’s online programs rank among the top 30 in the United States, as reported by EDsmart. 

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Pro Football Champion Finishes EKU Degree Online

“This ring happens to be a product of me having gained a lot on the Eastern Kentucky campus,” said Danny Copeland pointing to the well-recognized solid gold ring on his finger that was designed by Tiffany and Co. and declares the Washington Redskins world champions.

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EKU Among Top 5 Best Online Colleges in Kentucky

Best Colleges compared online degree programs in Kentucky and named Eastern Kentucky University in the Top 5. EKU Online degree programs ranked third in the Commonwealth.

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EKU Again Named Among the Best and Most Affordable Online Degrees

EKU Online degree programs recently received twenty different rankings for top online programs, military-friendly degree options and affordability. Six programs achieved a top 10 ranking.

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EKU Launches Online Bachelor’s Degree Program in Communication Studies

Eastern Kentucky University is launching a 100% online bachelor’s degree program in communication studies in fall 2018. 

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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.

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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.

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EKU Among Best Online Degree Providers for Veterans

EKU Online was named among the top 50 “Best Military Friendly Online Colleges” by AffordableColleges.org.

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