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NKU Ranks Among Most Innovative Universities In The World

Northern Kentucky University is among one of the most innovative universities in the world, according to a new report by World’s Universities with Real Impact (WURI.) Read the full article.

New Rankings Show NKU’s Online History Program Among Nation’s Best

NKU’s online history program is ranked by UniversityHQ as the best in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and No. 19 in the country. Among the factors used to compile the rankings include cost of tuition, admission rate, retention rate, graduates’ salary, number of programs offered, and reputation and expert opinion. Read the full article.

NKU Selected by Amazon as an Education Partner for Career Choice Program

The program provides Amazon’s hourly employees access to nearly all undergraduate opportunities at NKU! The benefit covers tuition, fees and course materials. Learn more about eligiblity and how it works.


Your Path to Success
Your Path to Success
At NKU, there is more than one answer. Double major. Choose one major and three minors. Choose two majors and one minor. Your time at NKU doesn’t have to—and shouldn’t—be one-dimensional.

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  • NKU's First-Year Robotics Team Places Fourth in World Championship

    NKU's First-Year Robotics Team Places Fourth in World Championship

    NKU's student robotics team — NUKE Robotics — returns from the 2022 VEX Robotics World Championship ranked fourth overall in head-to-head competition within the technology division in the team's first full year of competition.

  • Alex Narramore

    Leap of Faith

    "I’m able to use my platform to impact others...Knowing that my art is making a difference in the world—big or small—is all I can ask for as an artist."

  • Alex Narramore

    Rock On!

    “I’ve always been into music. If I can’t be an artist, I might as well use the talents that I do have to help those who do have those musical talents.”

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