The General Education Program at Northern Kentucky University guides students to become independent learners, innovative thinkers, and responsible citizens. The program gives students a foundation of values, knowledge, and skills that will empower them to discover their personal potential, communicate effectively, work in diverse communities, and solve problems in a global society. Courses in the program will invite students to expand the life-long practice of asking questions, seeking new points of view, applying principles of reason, adjusting ideas in relation to new situations, and taking reflective action.
Through Foundation of Knowledge (FOK) our students are beginning the journey to understand, value and embrace the multicultural tapestry that is Foundation of Knowledge and to define themselves as distinctive NKU Graduates who:
Summer 2018, we had 50 faculty volunteers attend the General Education Assessment - Summer Scoring Workshop.