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 placed 6th among the best online schools in the Yellow Ribbon Program. The program allows schools to support a certain number of vets with designated funds, which are then matched by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Schools on this list welcome an unlimited number of students and offer unlimited financial contributions through the Yellow Ribbon Program. EKU Online degree programs were placed in the top tier.

Moreover, EKU earned a top 15 spot on the “2017 Top Military-Friendly Online Colleges” list, the comprehensive list of accredited military-friendly online schools.

EKU Online programs were celebrated as having above average online services targeted to military members (as reported by Military Advanced Education) and more than 30 online degree and certificate options available. Information was collected by Military Advanced Education & Transition. The evaluation included:

  • military culture
  • support for online students
  • a variety of tuition assistance benefits
  • flexible policies on course transfer, prior learning credit and withdrawal

 Read more about EKU Online degree programs.

Published on March 08, 2017