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EKU Online tuition is billed at a flat rate regardless of residential status. Whether you live in Kentucky or California you pay the same affordable rate. Tuition can vary by program and additional costs may include textbooks, fees for online proctoring services, lab fees and technology fees.

NOTE: The pricing below is for online degree and non-degree options. For online courses taken as part of an on-campus curriculum, contact EKU Student Accounting Services regarding pricing.

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EKU Online tuition is the same for students regardless of where you live, making education affordable for both in-state and out-of-state residents.

EKU Online Associate & Bachelor's Degrees

Associate

Required Credit Hours: 64
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $417

Bachelor's

Required Credit Hours: 120
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $417

RN-BSN

Required Credit Hours: 29 (Core Nursing Required)
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $460

Credit hours may vary by program, concentration or degree option. Rates do not include any statistics hours that may be needed.

EKU Online Master's Degrees

Computer Science

Required Credit Hours: 30
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $611

Education (MAED)

Required Credit Hours: 30-42
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $510
*$395 for active teachers

Education (MAT)

Required Credit Hours: 34-47
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $510

Education EDS

Required Credit Hours: 41-52
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $510
*$395 for active teachers

Instructional Design and Learning Technology

Required Credit Hours: 30
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $611

Criminal Justice, Policy & Leadership

Required Credit Hours: 30
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $611

Master of Business Administration

Required Credit Hours: 30-33
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $662

Nursing

Required Credit Hours: 41-46
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $662

Psychology – Applied Behavior Analysis

Required Credit Hours: 33
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $662

Psychology - Industrial Organizational

Required Credit Hours: 36
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $611

Public Administration (MPA)

Required Credit Hours: 39
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $611

Safety, Security & Emergency Management

Required Credit Hours: 36
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $611

Social Work

Required Credit Hours: 30-60*
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $611

*Advance Standing Option: 30 Credit Hours; Regular Option: 60 Credit Hours

Credit hours may vary by program, concentration or degree options. This does not include any statistics hours that may be needed.

EKU Online Doctorate Degrees

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Required Credit Hours: 36-39
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $675

Bachelor's to Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)

Required Credit Hours: 40-43
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $675

Master's to Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)

Required Credit Hours: 40
Tuition Per Credit Hour: $675

Credit hours may vary by program, concentration or degree options. This does not include any statistics hours that may be needed.

  • “I can confidently say that — as someone who doesn’t even live in the United States — EKU’s online program has been extremely accommodating and flexible. I can discuss advising appointments over email, and I can have my textbooks shipped to my address overseas.” – Sydney Garner Lewis
  • “After the birth of our first child, I knew I needed to go back and finish what I started,” said McKenzie. “I was happy that I could pick up where I left off at EKU even though I lived in a different state.” – EKU Online student and mom
  • “I chose EKU because I am a unique student with unique needs, and EKU provides an avenue for students like me to succeed.” – EKU Online Psychology student Jason Tate
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