Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY
Northern Kentucky University says, "The general education program guides students to become independent learners, innovative thinkers, and responsible citizens. The program gives students a foundation of values, knowledge, and skills that empower them to discover their personal potential, communicate effectively, work in diverse communities, and solve problems in a global society. Courses invite students to expand the lifelong practice of asking questions, seeking new points of view, applying principles of reason, adjusting ideas in relation to new situations, and taking reflective action." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:12,329
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:15%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,744 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$19,104 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because survey courses in literature are an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Culture and Creativity" requirements.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Culture and Creativity" requirement.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because survey courses in American government or history are an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Individual and Society" and "Culture and Creativity" requirements, respectively.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Individual and Society" requirement.
General Education Assessment
Northern Kentucky University uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.
Curriculum last evaluated: 07/19/2018