The EKU Honors certificate is an opportunity for outstanding EKU Online undergraduate bachelor’s degree-seeking students who have an EKU GPA above a 3.2 and have earned between 18 to 80 credit hours. Students meeting the criteria will be invited to join at the end of each term (Spring and Fall) and Summer session. Eligible students receiving an invitation should talk further with their academic advisor to discuss how classes would fit into current graduation plan.
Eligible students are invited to join at the end of each term. Students will work with their advisor to add the Honors Certificate.
The Honors Certificate provides an interdisciplinary and integrative liberal arts honors option to strengthen critical and creative thinking skills among high achieving degree-seekers enrolled in bachelor’s degree programs via EKU Online. Studies have repeatedly shown the long-term career benefits of strong liberal arts grounding and the critical and creative thinking that come with it. The Honors Certificate option will provide an energizing curricular path that actively integrates interdisciplinary liberal arts skills with the curriculum of the student’s major(s) and will culminate with a professional portfolio that might be used for scholarship applications, graduate school or other professional endeavors.
EKU Online offers veterans and active duty military students an unparalleled online learning experience that provides accessibility, convenience and flexibility.
Special Tuition for Active Duty* Military
Eastern Kentucky University offers reduced tuition expenses to $250 per credit hour for undergraduate and $325 per credit hour for graduate courses to all service members currently serving on active duty.
*Active duty is defined as on federal orders for 180 days or more.
“I’d like to thank the EKU College of Justice & Safety for the opportunity to complete my degree online. It’s very user-friendly, and everyone has bent over backwards to make this happen.”
– 1LT Heath Bergmann, EKU Online graduate student on deployment in Afghanistan