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Eastern Kentucky University

Eastern Kentucky University

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Eastern Kentucky University is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Southeast United States near a small town. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a very high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Eastern Kentucky University include: General Studies with 220 Bachelors awards; Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration with 205 Bachelors awards; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 152 Bachelors awards; Elementary Education and Teaching with 124 Bachelors awards; Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other with 111 Masters awards;. Eastern Kentucky University is located at 521 Lancaster Ave in Richmond, KY 40475.

Eastern Kentucky University Facts


Eastern Kentucky University is located at 521 Lancaster Ave in Richmond, KY 40475

Total Applicants: 9,461
Percent Admitted: 66%
Dorm Capacity: 5,034
Graduation Rate: 37%
Retention Rate: 66%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 73%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 24%

Eastern Kentucky University telephone number: (859) 622-1000

Eastern Kentucky University is also known as Eastern , EKU

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - professional practice


Eastern Kentucky University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $7,320
Total Cost In State: $18,404
Total Cost Out of State: $27,548


Admissions stats for Eastern Kentucky University

Your chances are looking very good to get accepted to Eastern Kentucky University. Why? Because they have a 66% acceptance rate.

Student Demographics at Eastern Kentucky University
Eastern Kentucky University Demographics
Totals: 3,158
     Males: 1,231 (39% of total)
     Females: 1,927 (61% of total)
Asians: 25
     Asian Males: 10 (0% of total)
     Asian Females: 15 (0% of total)
Blacks: 128
     Black Males: 53 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 75 (2% of total)
Hispanics: 44
     Hispanic Males: 23 (1% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 21 (1% of total)
Native Americans: 6
     Native American Males: 5 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 1 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 4
     Hawaiian Males: 1 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 3 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 60
     Mixed Race Males: 22 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 38 (1% of total)
Whites: 2,782
     White Males: 1,044 (33% of total)
     White Females: 1,738 (55% of total)
Foreign Students: 76
     Foreign Males: 49 (2% of total)
     Foreign Females: 27 (1% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Eastern Kentucky University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
General Studies
(220 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
(205 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(152 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(124 Bachelors degrees)
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
(111 Masters degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(107 Associates degrees)
Psychology, General
(98 Bachelors degrees)
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
(67 Bachelors degrees)
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
(55 Masters degrees)
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
(54 Masters degrees)
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
(50 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(50 Bachelors degrees)
Accounting
(46 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(45 Bachelors degrees)
Special Education and Teaching, General
(45 Bachelors degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(44 Bachelors degrees)
Corrections
(43 Bachelors degrees)
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
(43 Bachelors degrees)
Fine/Studio Arts, General
(42 Bachelors degrees)
Secondary Education and Teaching
(41 Masters degrees)
Social Work
(40 Bachelors degrees)
Human Development and Family Studies, General
(39 Bachelors degrees)
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
(37 Masters degrees)
Reading Teacher Education
(35 Masters degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(34 Bachelors degrees)
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
(34 Masters degrees)
History, General
(33 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(32 Masters degrees)
Public Relations/Image Management
(32 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(30 Masters degrees)
Eastern Kentucky University Weather
Eastern Kentucky University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 55.90 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 44.56 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 79.71 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 7.93 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 6.96 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 73.98 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 16.02 (mph)
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