Kennesaw State University

Acceptance Rate 83 %
SAT Average 1,115
Tuition & Fees $17,690
Student Population 41,181
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,144

Academic Overview

Kennesaw State University Campus, Kennesaw, GA
Kennesaw State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Kennesaw, Georgia. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 tuition & fees are $6,436 for Georgia residents and $17,690 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 41,181 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 83% and the graduation rate is 47% last year.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Kennesaw State University are $6,436 for Georgia residents and $17,690 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $7,224 for in-state students and $21,174 for out-of-state students.
Kennesaw State University 2022 Tuition & Fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at KSU. The acceptance rate of KSU is 83% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 55%. The average graduation rate is 47% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $5,144 and 78% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 41,181 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Kennesaw State University is 83 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Kennesaw State University is 47 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Kennesaw State University is 79 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Kennesaw State University is 41,181
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Kennesaw State University is 21 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
21 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,144 at Kennesaw State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

KSU offers 181 major programs through online and on-site education where 56 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate140
One but less than two years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree9014
Post Bachelor's Degree137
Master's Degree4320
Post Master's Degree87
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship128

Special Learning Opportunities

Kennesaw State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,200)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,617)

Veterans Benefits

Kennesaw State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges