Kennesaw State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Kennesaw State University is a public school with 33,255 students enrolled. This college is one of the 4 schools and colleges located in Kennesaw, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
102
Good
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at Kennesaw State University.

Kennesaw State University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 102 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Computer Science, Management, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
78%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Kennesaw State University student retention rate is fair at 78% (well above Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
21 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Kennesaw State University is low: 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at Kennesaw State University is reasonably decent -- 21:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,200
High
Average tuition pricing is fairly high, about $15,100 per academic year. The additional fees at Kennesaw State University not covered by tuition are about $2,100; this comes to a total of $17,200 per year.

Read the details about Kennesaw State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
59%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 14,215 applications were submitted and 8,323 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Kennesaw State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,700
Medium
Kennesaw State University offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Kennesaw State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
Kennesaw State University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 5,300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- about $5,700 a year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Kennesaw State University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Kennesaw State University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Kennesaw State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Rd, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144, USA
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