Northern Kentucky has 13 four-year colleges and universities located within a 45-minute commute serving as hubs of innovation. In addition, regional universities are also important producers of Life Sciences talent, including gene therapy. In 2019, the University of Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky University, and Miami University collectively awarded 3,800 health professional degrees. This includes Northern Kentucky University’s Health Informatics program.
The Cincinnati region is the #1 best city in the nation for college graduates. (Source: SmartAsset 2022)