Kansas State University

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition
$9,273
2.9% growth from 2016
2017 Average Net Price
$17,465
After Financial Aid
2016 Student Loan
4.71%
Default Rate
2017 Acceptance Rate
94.1%
8,517 Applicants
2017 Enrolled Students
22,795
84.9% Full-Time
2017 Graduation Rate
62.9%
2,209 Graduates

About

Kansas State University is a higher education institution located in N/A. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Kansas State University were N/A.

In N/A, N/A degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Kansas State University. N/A of these degrees were awarded to women, and N/A awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (4,539 degrees), 15.5 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (292 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Kansas State University is $9,273, which is $N/A N/A the national average for N/A ($N/A).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Kansas State University is $9,273, which is $N/A N/A the national average for N/A ($N/A).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $17,465.

In 2017, 61% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 47% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$9,273
2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Kansas State University was $9,273. The cost of tuition at Kansas State University is $N/A N/A than the overall (public and private) national average for N/A ($N/A).

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Average Net Price

$17,465
2017 Value
6.29%
1 Year Growth

In 2017 Kansas State University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $17,465. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Kansas State University grew by 6.29%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,406
Room and Board
$856
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Kansas State University was of $8,406 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $856. The cost of room and board increased by 8.75% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

61%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
47%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

61% of undergraduate students at Kansas State University received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 3.39% with respect to 2016, when 59% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
4.71%
2016 Default Rate
209
Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Kansas State University was 4.71%, which represents 209 out of the 4437 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Kansas State University received 8,517 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 7.55% annual decline. Out of those 8,517 applicants, 8,016 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 94.1% acceptance rate.

There were 22,795 students enrolled at Kansas State University in 2017, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Kansas State University has an overall enrollment yield of 41.8%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

94.1%
Acceptance Rate in 2017
8,016
Accepted Out of 8,517

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Kansas State University was 94.1% (8,016 admissions from 8,517 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 94.1%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants declined by -7.55%, while admissions declined by -7.51%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%
Submission Percentage
N/A
Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Kansas State University in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Kansas State University has a total enrollment of 22,795 students. The full-time enrollment at Kansas State University is 19,359 students and the part-time enrollment is 3,436. This means that 84.9% of students enrolled at Kansas State University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Kansas State University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 75.3% White, 6.6% Hispanic or Latino, 3.39% Two or More Races, 3.34% Black or African American, 1.65% Asian, 0.504% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0921% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Kansas State University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (41%), followed by White Female (37.1%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (3.62%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (34.2%), followed by White Male (23.6%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (2.82%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

84.9%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Kansas State University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 22,795 students. The full-time enrollment at Kansas State University is 19,359 and the part-time enrollment is 3,436. This means that 84.9% of students enrolled at Kansas State University are enrolled full-time compared with N/A% at similar N/A.

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Retention Rate over Time

84%
2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Kansas State University was 84%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar N/A (N/A%), Kansas State University had a retention rate N/A its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    17,155
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    1,504
  3. Two or More Races
    772

The enrolled student population at Kansas State University is 75.3% White, 6.6% Hispanic or Latino, 3.39% Two or More Races, 3.34% Black or African American, 1.65% Asian, 0.504% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0921% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all N/A is .

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 270 students (1.18%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In N/A, N/A N/A women than men received degrees from Kansas State University. The majority of degree recipients at Kansas State University are white (4,539 degrees awarded). There were 15.5 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (292 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Kansas State University is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Kansas State University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are N/A.

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

N/A
Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Kansas State University are N/A.

The most specialized majors at Kansas State University are N/A.

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

N/A
Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Kansas State University are N/A

The most specialized majors at Kansas State University are N/A.

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Common Industries by Major

N/A
Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Kansas State University are N/A.

The most specialized majors at Kansas State University are N/A.

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Kansas State University.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In N/A, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Kansas State University was N/A with N/A degree-majorss awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men
  1. N/A
  2. N/A

In N/A, N/A degrees were awarded to men at Kansas State University, which is N/A times N/A the number of degrees awarded to females (N/A).

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Most Common Male Majors

In N/A, N/A degrees were awarded to men at Kansas State University in N/A, which is N/A times N/A the N/A female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In N/A, N/A degrees were awarded to women at Kansas State University in N/A, which is N/A times N/A the N/A male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

29%
100% Completion Time
62%
150% Completion Time

In 2017, 29% of students graduating from Kansas State University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 62% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 65% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
White Female
Highest Graduation Rate (69.3%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Kansas State University is Female and White (69.3% graduation rate). Across all N/A, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.996% of graduates (22 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    4,539 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    292 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    187 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Kansas State University is white (4,539 degrees awarded). There were 15.5 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (292 degrees).

1.45% of degree recipients (84 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. N/A
    N/A degrees awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degrees awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Kansas State University is N/A (N/A degrees awarded). There were N/A times N/A N/A recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, N/A (N/A degrees).

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Operations

Kansas State University has an endowment valued at nearly $506M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $2.8M (0.552%), compared to the N/A% average return ($N/A on $N/A) across all N/A.

In 2017, Kansas State University had a total salary expenditure of $803M. Kansas State University employs 294 Associate professors, 282 Assistant professors, and 268 Professors. Most academics at Kansas State University are Male Professors (204), Male Associate professors(170), and Male Assistant professors (151).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Kansas State University are: Computer, Engineering, and Science, with 663 employees, Business and Financial Operations, with 499 employees, and Service with 364 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$506M
2017 Endowment
6.48%
growth from 2016

Kansas State University has an endowment valued at about $506M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Kansas State University grew 6.48% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A N/A than the median endowment of N/A according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the N/A Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $95.9M - Federal
  2. $8.17M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Kansas State University received $95.9M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $8.17M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$474M
2017 Salaries
24.3%
growth from 2016

In 2017, Kansas State University paid a median of $474M in salaries, which represents 59% of their overall expenditure ($803M) and a 24.3% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 1.32% decline from 2015 and a 5.39% growth from 2014.

The median for similar N/A is N/A (N/A% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$95.1M
Instructional Salaries
1,092
Number of Employees

In 2017, Kansas State University paid a total of $95.1M to 1,092 employees working as instructors, which represents 20.1% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $146M (22.5%) for similar Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
294 Employees
Computer, Engineering, and Science
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
663 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Kansas State University were Associate professor with 294 employees; Assistant professor with 282 employees; and Assistant professor with 268 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Kansas State University were Computer, Engineering, and Science with 663 employees; Business and Financial Operations with 499 employees; and Service with 364 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Professor
  2. Male Associate professor
  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Kansas State University was Male Professor with 204 employees, Male Associate professor with 170 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 151 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Kansas State University.

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