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NKU Awarded Four Rankings for Excellence in Online Learning

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December 3, 2018– Northern Kentucky University has been recognized as one of the best colleges offering online learning by the Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource for campus and online learning.

The site recently published its annual academic excellence ranking for the 2018-19 school year. To qualify, schools must be a regionally or nationally accredited, hold a not-for-profit status in the United States and offer at least one online degree. Universities are then ranked based on their quality, affordability, flexibility and degrees granted to their students.

“We wanted to highlight schools like Northern Kentucky University who are providing exceptional online education experiences for their students,” said Doug Jones, CEO and Founder of the Community for Accredited Online Schools. “These schools continue to uphold rigorous accreditation standards and show an overall commitment to maximizing student success.”

NKU’s was ranked in the following lists:

·       Best Online Schools in Kentucky;

·       Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees;

·       Best Construction Management Schools;

·       And the Best Radiology Technician Schools.

The Community for Accredited Online Schools was founded in 2011 to provide students and parents with quality data and information about online education that has been certified by an accrediting agency.

For more information about NKU’s online programs, visit here.

About NKU:  Northern Kentucky University is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2018! Founded in 1968, we are a growing metropolitan university of more than 14,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati. Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost. While we are one of the fastest growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names. For more information on our 50th, visit