Overview

Student Population
1,926
Kentucky State University overview
Location Frankfort, Kentucky
Online kysu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Kentucky State University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Frankfort, Kentucky, Kentucky State University is a small four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,078 prospective students applied, and 941 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 317 enrolled in the school.  1,219 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 707 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,794 plus fees of $390. KY State is ranked 1104 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
Kentucky State University overview
SAT 950/1100
ACT 17/21
GPA 2.44
Applications Accepted
45.3% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Kentucky Resident Tuition
$7,794
In State Costs for Kentucky State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$390
Room and Board $6,690
Budget for Other Expenses$2,993
Total One Year Cost$19,167
Out of State Tuition
$19,248
Out of State Costs for Kentucky State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$390
Room and Board $6,690
Budget for Other Expenses$2,993
Total One Year Cost$30,621

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$31,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
21% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Kentucky State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 22%
Health Professions 15%
Education 9%
Business 9%
Psychology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=157058 IPEDS survey data for Kentucky State University.