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RATES INCLUDE TUITION AS ESTABLISHED BY NORTHERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY'S BOARD OF REGENTS. RATES ARE EFFECTIVE FALL 2022 AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

2022-23 Tuition Schedule - Printer Friendly Version

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Rates below do not apply for students enrolled in an Accelerated Online major.  Click here for specific information on rates for Accelerated Online majors or Accelerated Online Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).


  • + 2022-23 Undergraduate

    2022-23 Undergraduate

    Per credit hour rate

    Full Time rate per semester
    (12-16 hours)

    KY Resident

    $425

    $5,104

    Metro (1)

    $643

    $7,724

    Indiana Residents (2)

    $425

    $5,104

    Ohio Reciprocity (3)

    $425

    $5,104

    Non-resident

    $853

    $10,232

    Online Major

    $461

    N/A

    PACE Major

    $425

    N/A

    Dual Credit/School-Based Scholars

    $91

    N/A

    **Additional fees include the mandatory campus rec fee (see complete list of miscellaneous fees) as well as any applicable class fees. Click here to view class fees.

    (1) Metro Rate: The former undergraduate Metro rate (prior to Fall 2017 only) is being phased out over the next 6 years.  Effective Fall 2019 - New incoming full-time students may be charged the regular non-resident rate but qualify for the EDGE award

    (2) Indiana Rate: Degree seeking residents of the following counties in Indiana are eligible for this rate: Dearborn, Franklin, Jefferson, Ohio, Ripley, and Switzerland.  

    (3) Ohio Reciprocity: A special rate for undergraduate students who are working on an initial bachelor's degree and meet ALL of the following three conditions. 

    a.  Are a resident of certain Ohio counties: Adams, Brown, Butler, Clermont, Clinton, Fayette, Hamilton, Highland, or Warren.

    b. Have an associate degree from one of the following Ohio institutions: University of Cincinnati (including UC Blue Ash College and UC Clermont College), Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Clark State Community College, Miami University - Hamilton, Miami University - Middletown or Southern State Community College.

    c.  Have submitted all necessary credentials to the NKU Office of Undergraduate Admissions by appropriate deadlines. Fall deadline is August 1, spring deadline is December 1, and summer deadline is May 1. The following programs are excluded from this tuition program: Early Childhood Education (Birth - Kindergarten) and Nursing.

  • + 2022-23 General Graduate

    2022-23 General Graduate

    Per credit hour rate

    KY Resident

    $550

    Graduate Metro (4)

    $670

    Non-resident

    $845

    Online

    $653

    **Additional fees include the mandatory campus rec fee (see complete list of miscellaneous fees) as well as any applicable class fees. Click here to view class fees.

    (4) Graduate Metro Rate: Students who reside in any Ohio or Indiana counties

  • + 2022-23 College of Business Graduate

    2022-23 College of Business Graduate

    Per credit hour rate

    KY Resident

    $565

    Graduate Metro(4)

    $664

    Non-resident

    $921

    Masters of Business Leadership & Innovation (MBLI)

    $4,825/semester

    MBA International Partnership

    $10,000/program

    Master of Accountancy - Resident

    $510

    Master of Accountancy - Ohio/Indiana

    $599

    Master of Accountancy - Nonresident $832

    **Additional fees include the mandatory campus rec fee (see complete list of miscellaneous fees) as well as any applicable class fees. Click here to view class fees.

    (4) Graduate Metro: Students who reside in any Ohio or Indiana counties.

  • + 2022-23 College of Health and Human Services Graduate

    2022-23 College of Health and Human Services

    Per credit hour rate

    Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) (Post-Master's)

    $673

    DNP for CRNA's (Post-Master's)

    $673

    DNP - Nursing Anesthesia (resident)

    $746

    DNP - Nursing Anesthesia (non-resident)

    $954

    Doctorate in Occupational Therapy $845
    Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) $645
    Masters of Science in Exercise Science $450
    Cardiovascular Perfusion $850
    Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Commercialization $550
    2022-23 Masters of Social Work, MA School Counseling &MS Clinical Mental Health Counseling Per credit hour rate

    KY Resident

    $613

    Graduate Metro (4)

    $630

    Non-resident

    $943

    2022-23 Masters of Science in Athletic Training

    Per credit hour rate

    KY Resident

    $450

    Graduate Metro (4)

    $550

    Non-resident

    $550

    **Additional fees include the mandatory campus rec fee (see complete list of miscellaneous fees) as well as any applicable class fees. Click here to view class fees.

  • + 2022-23 Masters of Education

    2022-23 Masters of Education & Education Post Masters

    Per credit hour rate

     

    $400

    **Additional fees include the mandatory campus rec fee (see complete list of miscellaneous fees) as well as any applicable class fees. Click here to view class fees.
     
  • + 2022-23 Doctorate in Education

    2022-23 Doctorate in Education

    Per credit hour rate

    KY Resident

    $684 (5)

    Graduate Metro (4)

    $803 (5)

    Non-resident

    $998 (5)

    **Additional fees include the mandatory campus rec fee (see complete list of miscellaneous fees) as well as any applicable class fees. Click here to view class fees.

    (4) Graduate Metro Rate: Students who reside in any Ohio or Indiana counties.

    (5) Doctorate in Education rate includes $100 per credit hour program fee.

  • + 2022-23 Chase College of Law

    2022-23 Chase College of Law

    Per credit hour rate

    Per semester rate (13 - 16 hours)

    Resident

    $888

    $11,544

    Non-resident

    $1,381

    $17,953

    MLS

    $854

    N/A

    LLM Program (6)
    $1,003.60 N/A

    **Additional fees include the mandatory campus rec fee (see complete list of miscellaneous fees) as well as any applicable class fees. Click here to view class fees.

    (6) For details see LLM program information.

     

 
 
 
 

**Additional fees include the mandatory campus rec fee (see complete list of miscellaneous fees) as well as any applicable class fees. Click here to view class fees.

*Summer tuition is not capped for full time students. Tuition is charged per credit hour in the summer semester.

*If you register for a course after the initial tuition due date, that tuition is due upon registration.
 
*Those students who elect to audit a course pay the same fees per hour as courses being taken for credit.
 
*A change of major that takes place after the last day to add a full session class for the semester will not affect your tuition rate for that semester. The tuition change will take effect at the start of the following semester.