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Kansas State University

Manhattan, Kansas

 4 reviews

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Kansas State University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

About Kansas State University

Kansas State University, commonly shortened to Kansas State or K-State, is a public doctoral university with its main campus in Manhattan, Kansas, United States. Kansas State was opened as the state's land-grant college in 1863 – 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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Located in Manhattan, Kansas.

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

Kansas State University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2024 Best Colleges in America

#145 of 6828

2024 Best Colleges in Kansas

#2 of 81

Best Aircraft maintenance Colleges & Universities in America

#1 of 166

Most Popular Majors

Out of 28 majors categories at Kansas State University, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Kansas State University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni