EKU Ranks in Top 50 Nationally for Online Criminal Justice Degree Program

Eastern Kentucky University is ranked among the top 50 schools for online bachelor’s of criminal justice degree programs by Nonprofitcollegesonline.com.

“We are committed to connecting people to inspiring ideas and high quality educational opportunities,” Editor Liz Robertson wrote in an e-mail to the University. “We are confident that students will find both at Eastern Kentucky University.”

This is the site’s first “Students before Profits” list, and EKU Online Corrections and Juvenile Justice degrees ranked 22nd overall. Schools were evaluated based on accreditation, academic quality, reputation in the field, student satisfaction and cost.

EKU offers a variety of fully online undergraduate programs related to criminal justice, including a bachelor's of science degree in Corrections and Juvenile Justice Studies, a professional certificate in Correctional Intervention Strategies and a professional certificate in Youth Services. Students can also choose an associate or bachelor’s degree program in Police Studies. Graduate options include a master’s degree in Adult, Juvenile and Community Corrections Leadership. For more information, visit go.EKU.edu/StudentsBeforeProfits2015.

Consistently recognized for having some of the nation’s best online degree programs, EKU strives to make quality education accessible to everyone. EKU is an accredited, brick-and-mortar institution celebrating more than 100 years of student success. EKU Online offers more than 30 undergraduate and graduate degree options in a variety of fields, representing Arts and Sciences, Education, Justice and Safety and Health Sciences.

Published on March 25, 2015

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