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Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS, USA
4.15 Average Rating

Founded in 1858 as Bluemont Central College, Kansas State University is a 4-year public institution in northeast Kansas. K-State hosts 11 colleges and schools conferring bachelor’s degrees in over 250 academic majors. In addition, the Kansas State campus houses the Biosecurity Research Institute for infectious disease research. For students interested in the performing arts, K-State features three theaters and over 150 musical performances each year.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
79%
Out of State Students
19%
0
100
94%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
22,221
Total Number of Undergrads
17,869
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
34%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
64%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
18:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,002
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$10,432
Out-of-State Tuition
$26,308
0
100
80%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
79%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,796
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
53%
47%
Student Organizations
475
Size of Town
City: Small
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Kansas City
Topeka
Wichita
Denver
Dallas
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
74%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$45,600
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What Students Are Saying

4.15 Average Rating
kansas state university is an all around great university weither it be their sports team or academics. this university has such a welcoming atmosphere. manhattan and kansas state have a small town feel but in a bigger college experience.
Student from Manhattan, KS
Kansas State University has an increbilbly friendly environment, you literally feel the family atmosphere. We have over 250 majors and 475 organizations it's not hard to get involved. The dorms and the dining centers are really nice and the dining center is very convient to get to.
Cheyenne from Manhattan, KS

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