Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, KY

Eastern Kentucky University

521 Lancaster Ave
Richmond, KY 40475-3102
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Eastern Kentucky University Review

A Excellent
4.25 Based on 6 Reviews
Career Preparation
A
Students and Culture
A-
Facilities
A
Activities and Groups
A-

Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Eastern Kentucky University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

968 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/Trainer
 
13
6
 
 
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
54
 
 
 
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
 
17
 
 
 
Dietetics/Dietitian
 
 
0
 
 
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (Emt Paramedic)
28
62
 
 
 
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
4
 
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
 
15
 
 
 
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
 
22
 
 
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
31
23
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
6
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
 
 
 
11
 
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
76
70
 
14
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
3
 
Public Health Education and Promotion
 
54
 
 
 
Public Health, General
 
 
42
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
73
221
123
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

901 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American Sign Language, Other
 
0
 
 
 
Art/Art Studies, General
 
9
 
 
 
Biology Teacher Education
 
5
 
 
 
Business Teacher Education
 
2
 
 
 
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
41
 
 
Creative Writing
 
 
12
 
 
Curriculum and Instruction
 
 
11
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals In Early Childhood Special Education Programs
 
1
0
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
 
3
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
 
 
31
0
 
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
 
 
8
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
23
22
10
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
66
11
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
35
5
 
 
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
 
10
 
 
 
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
 
3
 
 
 
French Language and Literature
 
6
 
 
 
General Studies
47
232
 
 
 
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
 
 
20
 
 
History Teacher Education
 
1
 
 
 
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
 
21
17
 
 
Mathematics Teacher Education
 
1
 
 
 
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
 
0
0
 
 
Physics Teacher Education
 
2
 
 
 
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
 
 
22
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
 
7
 
 
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
 
1
 
 
 
Spanish Language and Literature
 
15
 
 
 
Spanish Language Teacher Education
 
3
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
16
21
 
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
21
 
 
 
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
 
32
 
 
 
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
 
 
70
 
 
Technical Teacher Education
9
8
 
 
 
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
 
 
21
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

495 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
 
14
 
 
 
Clinical Psychology
 
 
13
 
4
History, General
 
23
3
 
 
Human Development and Family Studies, General
 
50
 
 
 
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
 
2
 
 
 
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
 
 
0
 
 
International/Global Studies
 
20
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
14
 
 
 
Philosophy
 
9
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
21
 
 
 
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
3
 
Psychology, General
 
186
14
 
 
Psychology, Other
 
 
 
9
 
Public Administration
 
 
27
 
 
School Psychology
 
 
 
8
 
Social Work
 
47
 
 
 
Sociology
 
15
 
 
 
Youth Services/Administration
 
 
 
13
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

298 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
59
 
6
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
54
 
 
 
Business/Commerce, General
 
54
10
 
 
Economics, General
 
8
 
 
 
Finance, General
 
33
 
 
 
Insurance
 
25
 
 
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
49
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

251 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biomedical Sciences, General
 
36
 
 
 
Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
 
24
 
 
 
Engineering/Industrial Management
 
10
20
 
 
Environmental Studies
 
3
 
 
 
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
 
6
 
12
 
Industrial Safety Technology/Technician
 
106
 
 
 
Industrial Technology/Technician
33
 
 
 
 
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
 
 
 
0
 
Surveying Technology/Surveying
 
 
 
1
 

148 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
44
10
 
 
Chemistry, General
 
20
1
 
 
Environmental Health
 
23
 
 
 
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
7
 
 
 
Mathematics and Statistics
 
 
7
 
 
Mathematics, General
 
8
4
 
 
Physics, General
 
11
 
 
 
Statistics, General
 
13
 
 
 

68 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Fine/Studio Arts, General
 
21
 
 
 
Music, General
 
31
16
 
 

66 Hospitality Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
 
56
10
 
 

60 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
 
5
 
 
 
Printing Management
 
0
 
 
 
Public Relations/Image Management
 
32
 
 
 
Radio and Television
 
23
 
 
 

56 Agriculture Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Production Operations, General
 
24
 
 
 
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
3
 
 
 
 
Ornamental Horticulture
 
5
 
 
 
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
 
24
 
 
 

51 Trades and Careers Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Management
 
35
 
 
 
Fashion Merchandising
 
16
 
 
 

50 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences, General
 
27
6
 
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
17
 
 
 

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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Eastern Kentucky University.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Corrections
 
 
 
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
 
 
 
 
Criminal Justice/Police Science
 
 
 
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
 
 
 
 
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
 
 
 
 
Curriculum and Instruction
 
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of Individuals In Early Childhood Special Education Programs
 
 
 
 
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
 
 
 
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
 
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
 
 
 
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (Emt Paramedic)
 
 
 
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
 
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
 
 
 
Fire Services Administration
 
 
 
 
Fire/Arson Investigation and Prevention
 
 
 
 
General Studies
 
 
 
Homeland Security
 
 
 
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
 
 
 
Human Development and Family Studies, General
 
 
 
 
Industrial Safety Technology/Technician
 
 
 
 
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
 
 
 
 
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
 
 
Music, General
 
 
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
 
 
 
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
 
Psychology, General
 
 
 
 
Psychology, Other
 
 
 
 
Public Administration
 
 
 
 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
 
 
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
 
 
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
 
 
 
Securities Services Administration/Management
 
 
 
 
Social Work
 
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
 
 
 
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
 
 
 
 
Youth Services/Administration
 
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized Institution Accreditations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship (102 Burrier)
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
  • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
  • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Clinical Psychology (CLPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs (Psychology)
  • Clinical Psychology (CLPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health
  • Public Health Programs (PHPBG) - Baccalaureate and Graduate level programs offered outside a school of public health
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

4.3333333333333 Based on 6 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Park Administration, Class of 1996

    Internships, job fair, refrences, coursework

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Industrial Safety and Risk Mgmt, Class of 1999

    Co-op positions actually working in the field.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor of Science - Business Administration, Class of 1986

    Have a great outplacement service for graduating Seniors

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    MS Safety Security and Emergency Management, Class of 2010

    Curriculum was current and up-to-date. Discussion topics were relevant to real world applications.

    5 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

4.1666666666667 Based on 6 Reviews
  • Alumni
    BA History, Class of 1976

    Cross section of students mostly in state

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Nursing , Class of 1977

    A lot from eastern Kentucky

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Industrial Safety and Risk Mgmt, Class of 1999

    Mostly the program skews older since many of the students in the program are non traditional.

    4 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.3333333333333 Based on 6 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Nursing , Class of 1977

    Way too long ago no lap tops orcomputers

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Industrial Safety and Risk Mgmt, Class of 1999

    Varied widely some very nice and new while some were older and in need of repair.

    4 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

4.1666666666667 Based on 6 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Park Administration, Class of 1996

    Sports, outdoor activities, department clubs,sororities

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor of Science - Business Administration, Class of 1986

    Greek life - fraternities and sororities

    5 Rated January 2016

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