Apply for free by: 01/31/23 Start in: March
Complete your coursework according to your schedule. Courses are offered in two 8-week terms in the fall and spring semesters and two 6-week terms in the summer, allowing you to focus on two classes per term and still carry a full-time load.
Textbooks are free for all undergraduate students with EKU BookSmart! And there’s no fee to apply. With a wide variety of financial aid and scholarship opportunities, there’s no better time to earn your degree and begin the career of your dreams.
Easily access the resources and services you need to excel. EKU Online provides free online tutoring, as well as the tools and support to achieve your career goals after graduation.
All EKU Online fire programs are IFSAC-accredited. The EKU Online Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology program is accredited by ABET. Earn your degree or certificate from a regionally accredited university that has been ranked one of the best online colleges by U.S. News & World Report.
NOTE: Paramedic and emergency medical care applicants must be NREMT-certified and/or state licensed paramedics. Up to 12 hours from each online paramedic class may be used for NREMT or state renewal in states that accept CAPCE accredited continuing education. *The Fire, Arson, & Explosion Investigation degree includes some on-campus instruction.
Eastern Kentucky University is a nationally recognized public university located in Richmond, Kentucky. Established in 1874, EKU strives to make quality education available to everyone. A brick-and-mortar accredited institution, EKU began offering online degrees in 2006 and continues to service all students with our on-campus offerings.