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Kentucky State University

Kentucky State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Frankfort, KY. The 2019 average net price at Kentucky State University is $10,298. Acceptance rate is 72.17%. The school has a total enrollment of 1,778.


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Location: Frankfort, KY
Student Body: 1,778
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.kysu.edu
Acceptance Rate: 72.17%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 72.17%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: Unreported
  • Application Fee: $30
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $7,700
Out of State/International Tuition: $19,000
In State Grad Tuition: $7,560
Out of State Grad Tuition: $11,340
Room and Board: $6,690
Books and Supplies: $1,300
Other Fees: $390
Net Price In-District/State: $10,298
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 301
  • Men / Women Ratio: 132 / 169
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 420 - 500
  • Median SAT Math Range: 400 - 503
  • Median ACT Range: 15 - 19
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: Unreported
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: n/a
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 13%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 13%
  • Agriculture: 10%
  • Protective Services: 10%
  • Education: 9%

Academic Programs

Kentucky State University offers 41 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsKentucky State University offers 2 Associate's Degree Programs
Health Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsKentucky State University offers 25 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Human Sciences
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General Degree
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsKentucky State University offers 7 Master's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
Computer Science
Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Natural Resources, Conservation
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Doctorate Degree ProgramsKentucky State University offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Health Professions
Certificate ProgramsKentucky State University offers 1 Certificate Programs
Agriculture

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 20%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 24%
  • 1st Year Retention: 68%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $28,300
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 1,778
  • Black Students: 48%
  • Unknown: 25%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 19%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Hispanic Students: 2%
  • Non-resident, alien: 2%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

To Program3 Agreements with 15 Colleges
Education
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Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Gateway Community and Technical College
Hazard Community and Technical College
Henderson Community College
Hopkinsville Community College
Jefferson Community and Technical College
Madisonville Community College
Maysville Community and Technical College
Owensboro Community and Technical College
Somerset Community College
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
General Agreement
Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Gateway Community and Technical College
Hazard Community and Technical College
Henderson Community College
Hopkinsville Community College
Jefferson Community and Technical College
Madisonville Community College
Maysville Community and Technical College
Owensboro Community and Technical College
Somerset Community College
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
Psychology
Ashland Community and Technical College
Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Gateway Community and Technical College
Hazard Community and Technical College
Henderson Community College
Hopkinsville Community College
Jefferson Community and Technical College
Madisonville Community College
Maysville Community and Technical College
Owensboro Community and Technical College
Somerset Community College
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
To College4 Programs
Ashland Community and Technical College
Education
Health Professions
Big Sandy Community and Technical College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Business/Management/Marketing
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Gateway Community and Technical College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Hazard Community and Technical College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Henderson Community College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Hopkinsville Community College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Jefferson Community and Technical College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Madisonville Community College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Maysville Community and Technical College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Owensboro Community and Technical College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Somerset Community College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
Education
Health Professions