EKU Among Top 50 Online Criminal Justice Degree Programs

best_online_criminal_justice_Degrees_badge Eastern Kentucky University was 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. We are confident that students will find both at Eastern Kentucky University,” editor Liz Robertson wrote in an e-mail to the university.

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

EKU offers a variety of undergraduate 100% online programs related to criminal justice, including a bachelor's of science degree in Corrections & Juvenile Justice Studies, a professional certificate in Correctional Intervention Strategies and a professional certificate in Youth Services.  Students can also choose an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program in police studies. Graduate options include a master’s degree in adult, juvenile and community corrections leadership.

Consistently recognized among 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