Eastern Kentucky University

Eastern Kentucky University

Eastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-professional and professional training in education and various other fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, Eastern has a distinguished record of more than a century of educational service to the Commonwealth.


Whether you're a first-time freshman, transfer, international, veteran, adult, graduate or online student, Eastern Kentucky University's faculty and professional staff can help you chart your course for a challenging and rewarding academic experience. Discover 108 degree programs, with many options, within five colleges.

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