CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Life is busy, sometimes messy — and frequently complicated. For too many people, that means missed opportunities to pursue dreams or change careers. But did you know some college courses can be completed in just eight weeks? Did you know there’s a wide variety of degree programs offered online by a university you already know and trust?
The experts at Eastern Kentucky University can help you change your world with a convenient and respected online education. And you don’t have to put your busy life on hold to earn your degree. EKU is now enrolling for the fall term – apply before July 6 and you can begin classes this fall.
At EKU Online, the majority of classes can be completed 100% online in just 8 weeks — half the time of the standard format — and you don't have to set foot on campus. Students discover classes that will help build a career or advance a current one — there are more than 40 online options including:
Bachelor of Business Administration: Prepare for a business career and gain a competitive edge in a range of industries with an online bachelor of business administration (BBA). Graduates will also be well prepared to pursue an MBA or other graduate education.
Communication Studies: Communication is the vehicle to success, and employers recognize its importance. A communication studies degree prepares students for successful careers in a range of industries, including: management, corporate instructional training, communication and media, human resources, and marketing.
Criminal Justice: A bachelor’s in criminal justice will prepare you for a broad range of career options, including corrections, policing and related occupations. Potential employers include the court system, probation and parole, law enforcement, social service agencies and nonprofit groups.
Paralegal: The legal industry has seen a radical shift in the way legal services are offered and paralegals are more important than ever and the demand for good paralegals is robust. If you’re considering a paralegal career, EKU’s ABA-approved partially-online paralegal degree programs can prepare you to be career-ready while allowing you to fulfill your personal and professional obligations.
Sport Management: For those looking for a competitive edge with sports industry employers, a degree in sport management can position you for a fun and financially rewarding career. If the sports industry sounds like a good fit for you, EKU can help you reach your career goals with its 100% online bachelor’s degree in sport management.
Home to more than 40 options, EKU Online provides associate degrees, bachelor’s degrees, graduate degrees, and certificates. As an online student at EKU, you’ll receive a number of benefits, including accelerated 8 week courses and multiple start dates throughout the year so you can start building your future when the time is right for you. Once you enroll, your dedicated personal advisor will help you design your graduation plan and offer support and assistance along the way. All online students are eligible for free tutoring and career services assistance. You’ll also be eligible to apply for financial aid and transfer credits from other regionally accredited colleges and universities.
Ranked among the best by U.S. News & World Report's Best Online Education Program Rankings, you can be confident in the respected, world-class education you’ll receive from EKU Online.
If you aren’t sure or have questions about which program option is best for you, reach out to one of our advisors. Or, tell us the program you are interested in and we will be happy to help you take the first step in your journey!