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Northern Kentucky University

Northern Kentucky University

Northern Kentucky University


Address: 100 Louie B Nunn Dr, Newport, KY 41099, USA


School Details

Key Facts

  • NKU's first-year programs have received national recognition for making the transition to college life easier for incoming students.
  • The average class size is 24 students-including first-year general education courses-and the student/teacher ratio is 17:1, so you'll engage in lively classroom interactions.
  • NKU's world-renowned faculty are esteemed scholars and truly dedicated teachers. All classes are taught by full- or part-time faculty, not graduate teaching assistants.
  • The Student Success Center houses programs that empower students to achieve their academic goals.
  • NKU offers multiple program options so that all types of students - traditional, non-traditional, graduate, full-time, and part-time - can follow a path to higher education.


  • #82 (tie) in Regional Universities South
  • #31 (tie) in Top Public Schools
  • #326 (tie) in Business Programs

Student Population

  • Total students: 14,630
  • Nationalities: 62
  • Vietnamese students: 22

Tuition & Fees

  • In-State students tuition: $9,300 / year
  • Out-State students tuition: $18,300 / year
  • Room & Board: $9,500 / year


Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Ky. - just 7 miles southeast of Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky University has become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost.


NKU offers 67 bachelor's degrees, three associate degrees, 23 graduate programs, three Juris Doctor, a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership and a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree, as well as 29 graduate certificates.

The most popular majors at Northern Kentucky University include

  • Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Psychology
  • General and Social Work

For full list of majors, please visit HERE

You want the best possible preparation for your future.  At NKU, you'll get an outstanding academic experience with the advantages of a highly respected large institution and the benefits of personalized attention.

  • Northern Kentucky University
  • Northern Kentucky University
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