Kennesaw State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Kennesaw, Georgia Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$6,456

Avg in-state tuition

$17,710

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University is a large public university located on a suburban campus in Kennesaw, Georgia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 37,807, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 75%. The university offers 90 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 21:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,456, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $17,710.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

75% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 75%

Retention Rate 80%

Graduation Rate 46%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1050-1230

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-26

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

49%

Female Student Population

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

38k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

54%

Black

22%

Hispanic

11%

Asian

5%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

32% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

32%

State Grant Aid

80%

Institution Grant Aid

9%

Pell Grant

32%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,676
State Grant Aid $4,568
Institution Grant Aid $4,758
Pell Grant Aid $4,181

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships