Veterans: Online Degree Programs

“EKU stood out in their willingness and ability to accommodate my needs. EKU representatives worked with me every step of the way.” - EKU graduate Army LTC Michael Rowells

Military Times EDGE magazine ranks Eastern Kentucky University No. 1 for its commitment to helping veterans further their education. EKU is in the top 15% of the best colleges for military veterans, and the institution continues to be the school of choice for Sailors, Soldiers, Airmen and Marines.

We appreciate the unique challenges faced by military personnel and their families. EKU Online provides veterans with the accredited degree programs they need in a flexible, convenient, online format. Our faculty understand student veterans. Our staff are committed to your success.

EKU is a Service Member Opportunity College, a Yellow Ribbon program participant and an institution certified for the Post 9-11 GI Bill® program. College is the next step in achieving your goals. Our staff will help you reach your potential.

EKU offers:

  • 9 credit hours for military service via the Joint Service Transcript.
  • More than 20 online degree options, in addition to on-campus degree programs.
  • Operation Veteran Success, a series of initiatives designed to support military students every step of the way.
  • No application fee for undergraduate applicants in the military.
  • The EKU Veterans Affairs Office, where you can get information about everything related to your status as a military student.
  • Military-friendly withdrawal and re-admissions policies

Your service matters here. EKU has a 75-year history of welcoming military students. Now it's your turn.

Learn more about the EKU Online degree options such as Homeland Security, Police Studies, Psychology, Corrections, and many more.

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