Eastern Kentucky University rates significantly higher than its similar benchmark institutions and other comparison groups on several measures related to student engagement.
Eastern Kentucky University’s emphasis on guiding its students to think critically and creatively and communicate effectively is taking root.
According to the 2012 National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), EKU students scored well above their state counterparts and national benchmarks in several related areas.
For example, among EKU freshmen:
Eighty-seven percent of Eastern Kentucky University seniors say they would “definitely” or “probably” make the same choice of an institution if they could start their college education anew.