College of Health Professions

Welcome to the College of Health Professions

We are home to NKU’s Nursing, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care and Health Science programs. We are dedicated to providing the very best in care, innovation and education for the healthcare professionals of tomorrow..

We are also proud to offer our students the opportunity to practice their skills as health professionals in our state-of-the-art simulation labs.

Please take some time to explore our website and familiarize yourself with all that the College has to offer.

Check out the Health Innovation Center construction!

Need more information about studying abroad?

Office of Education Abroad

Contact Us
Phone: 859-572-5347

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Dr. David Tataw

Welcome Dr. Tataw!

Dr. David Tataw joined the NKU community in July 2016 as the first Associate Dean in the College of Health Professions. Dr. Tataw sat down with Inside NKU for a Q&A during his first week on campus.

Gifts Anyone Can Make

Did you know there are ways to support Northern Kentucky University that don't affect your current lifestyle or your family's security?

The College of Health Professions is always looking for volunteers. You can support us financially, or support us by donating your time.

Donate here or contact us to see other ways to give.


  • Radiologic Technology
  • Respiratory Care
  • BS in Health Science
  • MS in Health Science
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  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Accelerated BSN
More about Nursing.



  • RN to BSN
  • Masters of Science in Nursing
  • Post-Master's Certification
  • Nurse Practitioner Advancement
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice

More about Advanced Nursing.