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About Northern Kentucky University
Northern Kentucky University is a public, co-educational, growing metropolitan university of more than 15,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati. The university is primarily an undergraduate, liberal arts institution, but it also features graduate programs. The university not only attracts talented students and faculty, but is also recruiting a distinguished set of lecturers. Speakers to NKU in recent years have included politician Bob Dole, political strategist James Carville, journalist Bob Woodward and President George W. Bush.
Why Northern Kentucky University?
Northern Kentucky University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC).
- Academic Quality:
The University has been cited for academic quality and value by such publications as CIO Magazine, U.S. News and World Report, and Forbes.
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.
- Club sports:
Students have also organized club teams in ice hockey, men soccer club, taekwondo, fencing, boxing, lacrosse, rugby, kickball, skeet & trap, and Men’s Wrestling. These clubs are primarily organized through the Sport Club program.