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Northern Kentucky University Northern Kentucky University

OVERVIEW

Founded in 1968, Northern Kentucky University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the small town of Highland Heights (population range: 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Kentucky. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Cincinnati. Officially accredited/recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Northern Kentucky University (NKU) is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Northern Kentucky University (NKU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 48 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NKU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.



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GENERAL INFO

University Name

Northern Kentucky University Northern Kentucky University

Acronym

NKU

Founded

1968

Motto

Quality-Made, Community-Driven

Colours

Gold, white and black

Screenshot

 - home page


LOCATION

Address

University Drive
Highland Heights
41099 Kentucky
United States

Population range

2,500-9,999
Phone
+1 (859) 572 5100
Fax
+1 (859) 572 5566

Other locations

Cincinnati

COURSE LEVELS AND AREAS OF STUDIES

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Certificate / Diploma Associate degree Bachelor degree Master degree Doctoral degree
Certificate
Diplomas(under 2 years)
Associate
degrees(2 years)
Bachelor
degrees(3, 4 or 5 years)
Master
degrees(1, 2 or 3 years)
Doctorate
degrees(over 4 years)
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
 
Arts & HumanitiesApplied Arts
Classics
Design
Education
Fine Arts
History
Literature
Museum Studies
Performing Arts
Philosophy
Religion and Theology
Visual arts
OTHER Arts & Humanities Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Business & Social SciencesAccounting / Finance
Anthropology / Archaeology
Business / Commerce / Management
Communication and Media Studies
Development Studies
Economics
Geography
Law
Library and Information Science
Physical Education / Sport Science
Political and International Studies
Social Policy / Public Administration
Social Work
Sociology / Psychology
Tourism / Hospitality
OTHER Business & Social Science Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Language & CulturalAboriginal / Indigenous People Studies
African Studies
American & Caribbean Studies
Ancient and Modern Languages
Asian Studies
English Studies
European Studies
French Studies
Germanic Studies
Indian / South Asian Studies
Italian Studies
Middle Eastern Studies
Portugese Studies
Russian / Eastern European Studies
Spanish Studies
OTHER Language & Cultural Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Medicine & HealthAnaesthesia
Anatomy
Biomedical Science
Dentistry
Dermatology
Medicine / Surgery
Natural / Alternative Medicine
Nursing
Obstetrics / Gynaecology
Optometry / Ophthalmology
Orthopaedics
Otorhinolaryngology
Pediatrics
Pathology
Podiatry
Psychiatry
Radiography
Speech / Rehabilitation / Physiotherapy
OTHER Medical & Health Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
EngineeringAeronautical Engineering
Agricultural Engineering
Architectural Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Computer and IT Engineering
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
General Engineering
Geological Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering
Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
OTHER Engineering Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Science & TechnologyAgriculture / Forestry / Botany
Aquaculture / Marine Science
Architecture
Aviation
Biology / Biochemistry / Microbiology
Chemistry
Computer / Information Technology
Energy / Environmental Studies
Food Science
Geology
Mathematics / Statistics
Multimedia
Neuroscience
Pharmacy / Pharmacology
Physics
Textiles and Fibre Science
Zoology / Veterinary Science
OTHER Science & Technology Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Important: please visit the official website for detailed information on Northern Kentucky University areas of studies and course levels offered; the above University information may not be up-to-date or complete.

YEARLY TUITION RANGE

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local students
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
International students
12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
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Important: the above yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact Northern Kentucky University for detailed information on yearly tuitions; the information above may not be up-to-date.

 

ADMISSIONS

Gender Admission

Men and Women Men and Women

International Students

Yes

Admission Selection

Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades

Admission Rate

60-70% 60-70%

Admission Office

400, Northern Kentucky University, 100 Nunn Drive
Highland Heights 41099
Phone (859) 572 5220
800 637 9948




Important: please contact the Northern Kentucky University's Admission Office for detailed information on student selection and admission policy; the above University information may not be complete or up-to-date.

SIZE AND PROFILE

Student Enrollment Range

15,000-19,999 15,000-19,999

Academic Staff Range

1,500-1,999 1,500-1,999

Control Type

Public Public

Entity Type

Non-Profit Non-Profit

Academic Calendar

Semesters Semesters

Campus Setting

Suburban Suburban

Religious Affiliation

None None

FACILITIES AND SERVICES

Financial Aids / Scholarships

Financial Aids / Scholarships

Study Abroad / Exchange Programs

Study Abroad / Exchange Programs

Library

Northern Kentucky University Library Northern Kentucky University Library

Sport Facilities and Activities

Sport Facilities and Activities

Housing

Housing

Distance Learning / Online courses

Distance Learning / Online courses

Important: please contact or visit the official website for detailed information on Northern Kentucky University facilities and services, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above may not be complete or up-to-date.

ACCREDITATION AND RECOGNITION

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International); American Bar Association (ABA), Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar; Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

ACADEMIC STRUCTURE

College of Arts and Sciences; College of Business; College of Education and Human Services; College of Informatics; Salmon P. Chase College of Law; School of Nursing and Health Professions

AFFILIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

SOCIAL MEDIA

VIDEO PRESENTATION

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Reviewed This University profile has been officially reviewed and updated by Northern Kentucky University's representatives.
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