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Greatness starts with you

Who understands that music, dance, theatre, and art are important in relating to other disciplines? Who craves artistic classes as part of your curriculum? You're creative. You're unconventional. But you're so much more. We are your canvas, We are your stage. We are your school. NKU School of the Arts.

Our Programs

It's in the Numbers

with 12 majors, more than 30 specializations to study
and 15 regional arts partners, NKU's transdisciplinary School of the Arts is a powerhouse of the visual and performing arts in the Midwest.
each year
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Latest News & Events

  • SOTA Hosts Winter Dance Intensive in January

    SOTA Hosts Winter Dance Intensive in January

    Nov. 17, 2021 - NKU's School of the Arts announces the launch of the inaugural Winter Dance Intensive, a three-day pre-professional Dance Institute for Artists in the Making from Jan. 15-17, 2022. The registration deadline is Jan. 1 and is limited to 30 participants [...]

  • BFA Senior Exhibitions Open Nov. 18

    BFA Senior Exhibitions Open Nov. 18

    Nov. 8, 2021 - The School of the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of the Fall 2021 BFA Senior Exhibition. The BFA senior capstone experience involves the development of a significant body of creative work, culminating in a critique and public exhibition in the NKU Galleries [...]

  • NKU presents interactive whodunit musical ‘Mystery of Edwin Drood’

    NKU presents interactive whodunit musical ‘Mystery of Edwin Drood’

    Nov. 2, 2021 - The School of the Arts continues its 21/22 Theatre & Dance season with "The Mystery of Edwin Drood" by Rupert Holmes, running from Nov. 12-21, 2021 at NKU's Corbett Theatre [...]


Your passion made profession

Whether we are producing a material or utilizing our dance classes to collaborate with theraputic exercise in health sciences, we are on the cutting edge of transdisciplinary studies. Yes, we're hosting concerts, but we're also preparing students to produce better rock n' roll shows. We can teach you to feel comfortable in front of the camera, which could lead to dozens of careers. Here, you will dance, you will sing, and most of all, you will achieve.


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SOTA Office

Fine Arts 253
Nunn Drive
Highland Heights, Kentucky 41099

SOTA Director

Matthew Albritton
Fine Arts Center 253D | (859) 572-5879