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#332 Overall Influence #1154 Desirability Rank

Kansas State University

Public university in the state of Kansas

From 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 had a record high enrollment of 24,766 students for the Fall 2014 semester.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

9,208

Acceptance

94%

Graduation Rate

68%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$9,375

Fees (in-state)

$1,065

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,900

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

18K

Under-Grads

15K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

919 Mid-Campus Drive, Anderson Hall, Manhattan KS 66506

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

4 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

What is Kansas State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#162 World Rank
Biology
#248 World Rank
Engineering
#297 World Rank
Business
#260 World Rank
Education
#335 World Rank
Mathematics
#227 World Rank
History
#315 World Rank
Chemistry
#461 World Rank
Literature
#301 World Rank
Computer Science
#321 World Rank
Physics
#502 World Rank
Medical
#273 World Rank
Communications
#456 World Rank
Political Science
#320 World Rank
Psychology
#344 World Rank
Economics
#190 World Rank
Anthropology
#728 World Rank
Philosophy
#345 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#503 World Rank
Sociology
#301 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#377 World Rank
Law
#383 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#465 World Rank
Nursing
#816 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

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, Anthropology, and History

Robert L. Caslen

Robert L. Caslen

United States general

Jean Shackelford

American feminist economist

Taylor Mali

Taylor Mali

American slam poet, humorist, teacher, and voiceover artist.

Jenette H. Bolles

Jenette H. Bolles

American medical doctor

Erin Brockovich

Erin Brockovich

Environmental activist from the United States

Darren Sproles

Darren Sproles

Player of American football

Pat Roberts

United States Senator from Kansas

Josh Freeman

American football player

Kirstie Alley

Kirstie Alley

American actress

Gertrude Crotty Davenport

American biologist

K. Gary Sebelius

American judge

Ajit Manocha

Ajit Manocha

Executive Vice Chairman of POET Technologies