Overview

Student Population
1,778
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
Level of Study 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 1,660 prospective students applied, and 1,198 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 274 enrolled in the school.  1,129 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 649 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,700 plus fees of $390. KY State is ranked 1126 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
Kentucky State University overview
SAT 820/1000
ACT 15/19
GPA 2.44
Applications Accepted
72.2% 
Kentucky State University overview
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Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Kentucky Resident Tuition
$7,700
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$998
Total One Year Cost$17,078
Out of State Tuition
$19,000
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$998
Total One Year Cost$28,378

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.