Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights, KY

Questions and Answers

Andrew M.
1 month ago
What is the average amount of aid given to Northern Kentucky University students?
Andrew M.
1 month ago
What are the different clubs available at Northern Kentucky University?
Anthony R.
1 month ago
Does NKU have a public database of previously transferred courses that have been accepted?
Madison M.
2 months ago
What does Northern Kentucky University partnership with UK's med school entail?
Jess G.
2 months ago
At Northern Kentucky University, are there any accelerated pace options available at the Master's level, allowing the program to be completed in less than two years?
Lilah H.
2 months ago
At Northern Kentucky University, can students make their own club?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
Least Selective (89% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

82% White
7% Black
3% Hispanic
3% Multiracial
1% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Construction Project Manager73k
Software Engineer70k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)63k
Software Developer63k
Human Resources (HR) Manager61k
Staff Accountant50k
Graphic Designer36k
Based on 6,517 student responses
50.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
87.3kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
47%in High-Meaning careers
12%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$20,256 / year
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