Kennesaw State University

Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State draws more than 24,600 students from 130 countries. Ninety bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs represent business, education, humanities, science, and other academic disciplines. The university comprises eight academic colleges: the Michael J. Coles College of Business, the WellStar College of Health and Human Services, the Bagwell College of Education, the College of the Arts, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the College of Science and Mathematics, the University College, and the Graduate College.

Founded 1963

Undergraduate enrollment 24,670

Graduate enrollment 1,959


In-state tuition and fees $3,404/semester, based on 15 credits

Out-of-state tuition and fees $9,695/semester, based on 15 credits

Georgia freshmen on HOPE 52%

Average composite three-part SAT score for entering freshmen 1602

Average critical reading and math composite SAT score 1086

SAT score breakdown 547, critical reading; 538, math; 516, writing

Average class size for freshman courses 44 (includes all general education courses)

Popular majors accounting, biology, communication, criminal justice, early childhood education, management, nursing, psychology