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#2133 Overall Influence #703 Desirability Rank

Kentucky State University

Public, historically black, land grant university in Frankfort, Kentucky, United States

From Wikipedia

Kentucky State University is a public historically black land-grant university in Frankfort, Kentucky. Founded in 1886 as the State Normal School for Colored Persons, and becoming a land-grant college in 1890, KSU was the second state-supported institution of higher learning in Kentucky. In fall 2019, there was a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,029 and a total graduate enrollment of 142.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,377

Acceptance

84%

Graduation Rate

30%

Median SAT Score

975

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,700

Fees (in-state)

$1,100

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$31,300

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

400 East Main Street, Frankfort KY 40601-2355

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

18 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

39 per 100K

Violent Crime

4 per 100K

What is Kentucky 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

#1294 World Rank
Education
#1729 World Rank
Biology
#1982 World Rank
Political Science
#2505 World Rank
Medical
#391 World Rank
Social Work
#2481 World Rank
Literature
#960 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2847 World Rank
Chemistry
#3102 World Rank
Mathematics
#4494 World Rank
Computer Science
#3255 World Rank
Nursing
#3883 World Rank
Psychology
#3836 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1258 World Rank
Economics
#1365 World Rank
Engineering
#1380 World Rank
History
#1744 World Rank
Communications
#1745 World Rank
Business
#2082 World Rank
Law
#2253 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3721 World Rank
Philosophy
#3774 World Rank
Physics
#5355 World Rank
Anthropology
#7184 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Kentucky State University's Most influential alumni?

Kentucky State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Criminal Justice, and Economics

Jesse Crenshaw

American politician

Eleanor Young Love

Librarian

Floyd Theard

Professional basketball player

Arnold Simpson

American politician

Kenny Jones

American basketball player

Tom Jones

American and Canadian football player

Francis M. Wood

Bill Farrow

American basketball player

Derrick Graham

American politician

Dale Polley

Dale Polley

American baseball player

Tim Duncan

Player of American football

J. E. L. Moore

American academic administrator