Some of the nation’s best online degrees for special education teachers come from Eastern Kentucky University, according to AffordableCollegesOnline.org. The EKU Online Master of Arts – Special Education was named #11 among the top 50 schools in the nation.
If it’s football season, Samantha O’Leary is in the stands. Her brother plays for a college team, and she’s his biggest fan. If it’s not game day, she and her husband are planning their next trip or spending time with friends.
Eastern Kentucky University is ranked among the best in the U.S. News & World Report’s recently announced 2015 Best Online Education Program Rankings. EKU ranked 47th in the nation and is one of only two Kentucky schools to rank in the top 50 for Best Online Graduate Education Programs.
When Dr. Scott Townsend first contemplated teaching a 6-week “Trends in Science Education” graduate course completely online, he was perplexed. How could he possibly facilitate effective experimentation and engagement—in a timeframe that constituted only 40% of a traditional semester?
Eastern Kentucky University has been recognized as a top college for teacher education. Online Colleges Database has named EKU among "Colleges Shaping the Next Generation." The report honors the post-secondary institutions in the state that graduated the most education and teaching professionals in 2012.