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Dual Credit Costs 2020-21

The EKU Dual Credit Scholarships (EKU Now! and Whitlock Scholar Candidate Scholarships) are no longer available

EKU has replaced these with a new Freshman award – See Study Strong Award information at 

KY State Dual Credit Scholarships and Work Ready Scholarships may be used towards tuition.  Please use links below for additional information and to complete the application.

KHEAA  Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship Program

KHEAA Dual Credit Scholarship Program
How much will it cost without a KHEAA Scholarship?
Dual Credit at EKU is very affordable compared to standard tuition costs.  The 2020-21 tuition is $72 per credit hour, ($216 for a 3 credit-hour course).  This is a savings of $386 per credit hour (a savings of $942 for a 3 credit hour course) from undergraduate tuition.    However, All students must purchase their own textbooks (including digital textbooks), course materials and parking passes, if applicable regardless of KHEAA Scholarship status.  

Plase note that textbooks for high school students enrolled in dual credit courses are not covered under the Booksmart program that provides textbooks to undergraduate students at EKU.  For more information about the Booksmart program, please visit

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