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When you transfer to NKU, you'll find the right course of study to prepare you for success.

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Join the growing number of students who are transferring to Northern Kentucky University, a modern campus offering more than 80 academic majors.

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Explore your degree options at NKU

Browse our full list of majors and minors or check out our detailed degree roadmaps to get started on your journey at NKU!

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Find your course equivalencies with our Transfer Credit Estimator

Use our Transfer Credit Estimator or review our options around other credit for prior learning, to find your relevant course equivalencies.

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Learn about our transfer partnership programs: 2NKU Pathways

If you're currently attending one of our transfer partnership schools, you may be eligible for our 2NKU Pathway Program - these pathways are uniquely designed to assist learners in a seamless transfer process.

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Reverse transfer

For students who transfer to Northern Kentucky University prior to the completion of an associate degree - you have the option to transfer your NKU credits back to the two-year institution for evaluation and determination of eligibility for an associate degree.

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 Other Transfer Details

Tuition & Scholarships

Find out the latest information regarding tuition and available scholarships.

Transfer Policies

View all of the university's transfer policies.

The Application Process

Learn what you need to do before and after you apply to NKU.

Completing Your FAFSA

Learn the steps you'll need to take in order to submit your FAFSA.