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EKU Students

First Time Freshmen

First Time Freshmen

  • Students who will graduate from high school or complete a General Education Development (GED) soon,

  • Students who will complete high school soon and have already earned college credits during their time in high school, or

  • Students who have already graduated from high school or acquired a GED but have not accumulated any college credits.

Transfer Students

Transfer Students

Students who have earned some college credits since graduating from high school or since they have completed their GED.

International Students

International Students

Students who are required to have a visa to study in the United States, regardless if they currently attend school in the United States.

Online Students

Online Students

Students who prefer to complete a degree online instead of attending classes on a college campus.