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Eastern Kentucky University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Richmond, KY

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
  • Agricultural Production Operations, General
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
  • American Sign Language, Other
  • Anthropology
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Construction Management
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
  • Earth Science Teacher Education
  • Economics, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
  • Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
  • Engineering/Industrial Management
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Studies
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
  • Fire Services Administration
  • Fire/Arson Investigation and Prevention
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geographic Information Science and Cartography
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Homeland Security
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Industrial Safety Technology/Technician
  • Insurance
  • International/Global Studies
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Office Management and Supervision
  • Ornamental Horticulture
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Nursing Studies
  • Printing Management
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Radio and Television
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Statistics, General
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Technical Teacher Education
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services, Business/marketing
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering
Special Programs
Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
591
Part-Time Faculty
463
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
40%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 20% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 27% of classes
30-39 students: 17% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
 
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1800
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Arts in Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Allied Health--General
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Geology
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics
  • Music Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • Special Education
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Vocational and Technical Education
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Geology

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