Academic Common Market

It Pays to Be Unique!

You may qualify for in-state tuition at EKU if you are enrolled in an academic major not offered in your home state.

Overview and Eligibility

The Academic Common Market (ACM) is a tuition savings program which allows residents of participating states to qualify for in-state tuition for unique academic majors not offered in their home state. The ACM is coordinated by the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB). If you are not from an SREB state, you may be elibible for our reduced tuition SMART program. Visit http://admissions.eku.edu/smart for more information.

Who is eligible?

You must be a resident of a member state of the SREB to qualify for the ACM:

Alabama
Arkansas
Delaware
Florida*
Georgia
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maryland
Mississippi
Oklahoma
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas*
Virginia
West Virginia

*Florida and Texas participate in the ACM at the graduate level only.

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