Kentucky State University

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About Us

Kentucky State University, building on its legacy of achievement as a historically black, liberal arts and 1890 Land Grant University, affords access to and prepares a diverse student population of traditional and non-traditional students to compete in a multifaceted, ever changing global society by providing student-centered learning while integrating teaching, research and service through high-quality undergraduate and select graduate programs. Kentucky State University is committed to keeping relevant its legacy of service by proactively engaging the community in partnerships on civic projects driven by the objective of positively impacting the quality of life of the citizens of the commonwealth.

Programs Offered

College of Agriculture, Food Science & Sustainable Systems

AFE Curriculum Ladder With General Core Requirements
AFE Curriculum Ladder For Whitney Young School Honors Program

College of Arts and Sciences

BA – Studio Art
BA – Studio Art with Teacher Certification
BS – Biology: General Track
BS – Biology: Pre-Professional Track
BS – Biology: Biology with Teacher Certification (Grades 8-12)
BS – Chemistry
BA – English: Creative Writing
BA – English: Literature
BA – English with Certification
General Social Sciences
BA – General Social Sciences: Specialization in History
BA – General Social Sciences: Specialization in Social Studies Education
BA – General Social Sciences: Specialization in Sociology
Mass Communication and Journalism
BA – Mass Communication and Journalism
BA – Mathematics: Pure Mathematics Option
BA – Mathematics/Applied: Pre-Biosystems Engineering
BA – Mathematics/Applied: Pre-Chemical Engineering
BA – Mathematics/Applied: Pre-Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Mining Engineering
BA – Mathematics/Applied: Pre-Material Engineering
BA – Mathematics: Mathematics with Teacher Certification (Grades 8-12)
BA – Music
Music Education with Teaching Certification
Music Education Instrumental
Music Education Keyboard
Music EducationVocal
Music Performance
BA – Music Performance/Specialization Instrumental
BA – Music Performance/Specialization Keyboard/Instrumental
BA – Music Performance/Specialization Vocal
Political Science
BA – Political Science
BA – Psychology
BA – Spanish

College of Business and Computer Science

Business Administration
General Business
MBA – Management
BA – Business Administration: Specialization in Management Information Systems
BA – Business Administration: Specialization in Marketing
Computer Science
BS – Computer Science Gaming
BS – Computer Science: Digital Gaming Entertainment and Simulation
BS – Computer Science: Information Security Option
BS – Computer Science: Mathematics Option
BS – Computer Information Systems

College of Professional Studies

Applied Information Technology
BS – Applied Information Technology: Network Engineering
BS – Applied Information Technology: Web Development
Criminal Justice
BA – Criminal Justce
BS – Child Development and Family Relations (non teaching)
BA – Elementary Education
BA – Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (Birth-5) Certification
BS – Physical Education and Health (teaching)
BS – Physical Education (non-teaching) Minor Required
BS Physical Education (teaching)
AAS – Nursing
RN – BS Nursing
Public Administration
BA – Public Administration
Social Work
BA – SocialWork

Whitney Young School of Honors and Liberal Studies

Africana Studies
BA – Africana Studies
Liberal Studies
BA -Liberal Studies Honors
BA – Liberal Studies General Studies
BA- Liberal Studies: Student Designed


Kentucky State University
400 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
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