Kansas State University

country rank  149
world rank  368

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University Overview

Established in 1863, Kansas State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Manhattan (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Kansas. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Salina, Olathe. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Kansas State University (KSU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kansas State University (KSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 156 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym KSU
Founded 1863
Motto Rule by Obeying Nature's Laws
Colours Royal purple

University Location

Address Anderson Hall
Manhattan (population range: 50,000-249,999)
66506 Kansas
United States
T +1 (785) 532 6011
F +1 (785) 532 6393
Other locations Salina, Olathe

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office 119 Anderson Hall
Manhattan 66506
+1 (785) 532 6250
(800) 432 8270

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Kansas State University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • American Association for Leisure and Recreation (AALR), Council on Accreditation
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Kansas State University System (KSUS)
  • Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
  • Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • Big 12 Conference

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019