Kansas State University

#482 / #148
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#1154
Most Desirable School

Public university in the state of Kansas

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About Kansas State University

According to Wikipedia, Kansas State University is a public land-grant research university with its main campus in Manhattan, Kansas, United States. It was opened as the state's land-grant college in 1863 and was the first public institution of higher learning in the state of Kansas. It has an enrollment of 16,835 students for the Fall 2021 semester.

Kansas State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate
9,208 94% 68%

How Much Does Kansas State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$9,375 $1,065

How Much Do Kansas State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Kansas State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $51,900 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Kansas State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
18,148 15,474 2,674

Where is Kansas State University?

Kansas State University is located at 919 Mid-Campus Drive, Anderson Hall, Manhattan KS 66506

How Safe is Kansas State University?

Kansas State University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Kansas State University Known For?

Kansas State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Kansas State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Kansas State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Kansas State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Chemistry, and Anthropology. Here are some of Kansas State University's most famous alumni:

Vernon L. Smith
Vernon L. Smith
An American economist.
Paul R. Ehrlich
Paul R. Ehrlich
An American scientist and environmentalist.
Hobart Muir Smith
An American herpetologist .
Samuel Wendell Williston
Samuel Wendell Williston
An American paleontologist .
Clyde Tombaugh
Clyde Tombaugh
An American astronomer .
Thomas Frank
Thomas Frank
An American political analyst, historian and writer.
David Fairchild
David Fairchild
A U.S. botanist .
Jay Laurence Lush
An American geneticist .
Richard Myers
Richard Myers
A United States general.
Sara Paretsky
Sara Paretsky
A Modern American author of detective fiction.
Marlin Fitzwater
Marlin Fitzwater
A White House Press Secretary.
Alexander Wetmore
Alexander Wetmore
An American ornithologist and avian paleontologist .