Northern Kentucky University

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(859) 572-5100 

Admissions Office Address

Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, Kentucky 41099 

Admissions Website

http://www.nku.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Recommended

Secondary school rank required

Recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Required

Recommendation required

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Doctorate
Masters
Bachelors
Associates
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

89

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting

Acting

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Advertising

Public Relations/Image Management

Allied Health

Athletic Training/Trainer
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Architecture

Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician

Art

Commercial and Advertising Art
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Audio Production

Radio and Television

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Accounting
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Corporate Communications
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance, General
Human Resources Development
Human Resources Management and Services, Other
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Information Technology
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management

Business Management

Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management

Business Writing

Business/Corporate Communications

Chemistry

Chemistry, General

Communications

Business/Corporate Communications
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Computer Programming

Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Programming/Programmer, General

Computer Science

Computer Science

Counseling

Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Design

Commercial and Advertising Art

Early Childhood Education

Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching

Education

Business Teacher Education
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education

Educational Leadership

Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration

Electrical Engineering

Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

English

English Language and Literature, General
Rhetoric and Composition

Finance

Business/Managerial Economics
Finance, General

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Health Science

Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Healthcare

Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Athletic Training/Trainer
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Medical Informatics
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Nursing Administration
Nursing Education
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

History

History, General

Human Resources

Human Resources Development
Human Resources Management and Services, Other
Labor and Industrial Relations
Organizational Behavior Studies

Human Services

Social Work

Information Systems

Management Information Systems, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Information Technology

Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology
Medical Informatics

Journalism

Broadcast Journalism
Journalism

Language

French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Law

Law Enforcement

Criminal Justice/Police Science

Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Philosophy

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Management

Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Marketing

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Math

Mathematics, General
Statistics, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Mental Health

Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician

MSN

Nursing Administration
Nursing Education

Music

Music Performance, General
Music, General

Nurse Practitioner

Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Nursing Administration
Nursing Education

Nursing

Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Nursing Administration
Nursing Education
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Organizational Psychology

Organizational Behavior Studies
Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Personal Training

Athletic Training/Trainer

Physics

Physics, General

Political Science

Political Science and Government, General

Psychology

Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Psychology, General

Public Administration

Public Administration

Public Health

Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling

Public Relations

Public Relations/Image Management

Radiology Technician

Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Nursing Administration
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Environmental Science
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Psychology, General
Anthropology
Geography
Social Sciences, General

Small Business

Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies

Social Work

Community Organization and Advocacy
Social Work

Sociology

Sociology

Sports Management

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Sports Medicine

Athletic Training/Trainer

Teaching

Business Teacher Education
Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education

Technology

Management Information Systems, General
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Science
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
Medical Informatics
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

Visual Communications

Commercial and Advertising Art

Writing

Rhetoric and Composition