Eastern Kentucky University fosters quality learning for local and out-of-state students.

With affordable tuition rates, more than 100 in-demand degree programs and a welcoming community, Eastern Kentucky University. (EKU) strikes an important balance. (Photo: Provided by Eastern Kentucky University)

Whether you’re a parent or a student, college is a big step. Earning a degree allows you to follow your dreams or find the career that is right for you, from flying planes to cracking cases. However, with student debt in the U.S. reaching an all-time high of $1.4 trillion in 2019, according to Experian data, finding an affordable university is a top priority for many students and their families.

With affordable tuition rates, more than 100 in-demand degree programs and a welcoming community, Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) strikes an important balance. For out-of-state students, EKU offers a flat, discounted tuition