School Overview

Kentucky State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Frankfort, Kentucky.
It has a total enrollment of 2,290 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. KY State's acceptance rate is 65.20% last year (undergraduate school).
Kentucky State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address400 East Main Street, Frankfort, KY 40601-2355
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Diverse Fields
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Kentucky State University is 65.20% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.68%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate65.20 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.68 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

KY State's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,020 for Kentucky residents and $12,870 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,880 for Kentucky residents and $12,660 for out-of-students.
Kentucky ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,020$12,870
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,880$12,660
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,290 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 555 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. KY State has 2,148 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 142 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,290
Undergraduate Students2,148
Graduate Students142
Online Enrollment555

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs37 Programs
Number of online programs2 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
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Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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