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." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.nku.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:12,809
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:16%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,120 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$17,856 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because survey courses in literature are an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Global Viewpoints" and "Culture and Creativity" requirements, respectively.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Culture and Creativity" requirement.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    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 "Self and Society" and "Culture and Creativity" requirements, respectively.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Self and Society" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • 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: 06/22/2016

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