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Eastern Kentucky University is a Public school located in Richmond, KY. Eastern Kentucky University has a total enrollment of 16,844 with a graduation rate of 41% and a student/faculty ratio of 16:1.

If SAT (scholastic aptitude test) scores are required for admission to this school, both the SAT range and the national SAT averages will be displayed above. The SAT range is a reflection of the range of SAT scores that are generally (but not always) required to attend the school. The national SAT average distribution graph shows the average SAT scores for every school in the country. The Eastern Kentucky University SAT range (if available) is highlighted in blue to give students a general idea of what their SAT scores would need to be to attend Eastern Kentucky University.

School information

School typeDegree granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Institutional categoryPublic
Avg. price for students receiving grants$12,492
Avg. price for students living on campus$21,334
Avg. price for students living off campus$23,134


Total applicants10,215
Total admissions7,215
Admission rate71%
Application fee$35
Average staff salary$64,098

25th percentile score

SAT math430
SAT reading430
SAT writing420
ACT composite19

75th percentile score

SAT math550
SAT reading550
SAT writing545
ACT composite25

Both the SAT and ACT scores are used for college admissions and generally contain the same types of content. The SAT score is derived by combining two sections with a low of 400 to a maximum score of 1600. The two sections are 200 to 800 for SAT Math and 200 to 800 for SAT Reading. The ACT composite score is derived by combining English, Math, Reading and Science with a range from 1 to 36.

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Eastern Kentucky has been an excellent school. I feel I have gotten a very good education. I am currently a senior. I am working on my BSW. The professors and instructors at EKU have been great. I have not had a teacher that I felt like should not be teaching.
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