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Eastern Kentucky University
  • Graduate School
  • RICHMOND, KY

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Eastern Kentucky is a public graduate school in Richmond, Kentucky in the Lexington Area. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 2,417 graduate students. Of the 39 graduate programs offered at Eastern Kentucky University, 17 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Eastern Kentucky University are Homeland Security and Disaster Management, Nursing, and Occupational Therapy. 70% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
2,417
Part-Time Grad Students
1,702
Research Assistants
101
Teaching Assistants
90
Racial Diversity
  • White
    77.2%
  • Unknown
    9.6%
  • African American
    5.6%
  • Hispanic
    2.3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2%
  • Multiracial
    1.9%
  • Asian
    1.3%
  • Native American
    0.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
Which word or phrase best describes the students at your graduate school?
Based on 17 responses
  • Driven
    29%
  • Down-to-earth
    12%
  • Friendly
    24%
  • Intellectual
    24%
  • Organized
    6%
  • Sub-par
    6%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 17 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    18%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    29%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    47%
  • Waste of time
    6%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
100%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 17 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 17 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 17 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree in total?
Based on 17 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    35%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    47%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    6%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    12%
Poll
How much do you make post-graduation?
Based on 17 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    29%
  • $100,000 - $125,000
    6%
  • Did not graduate yet
    65%
94%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 17 responses

Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$40,221
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$759
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$157,200
National
$244,900

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