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Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate83%

KSU Academics

Kennesaw State University requires at least 120 semester hours (specific degree programs may require additional hours) to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Kennesaw State University, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Kennesaw State University accepts transfer credits. Additionally, Kennesaw State University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 47% of students who start college at Kennesaw State University graduate within six years.

Kennesaw State University true.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted X
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Kennesaw State University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Do I Have To Take At Kennesaw State University?

Kennesaw State University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are required to fulfill a language requirement as well as a math and science requirement.

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language Yes
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Kennesaw State University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Kennesaw State University

When choosing a major, Kennesaw State University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Kennesaw State University. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Kennesaw State University false.Kennesaw State University offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Kennesaw State University

Does Kennesaw State University Offer Learning Disability Services?

🟨 Check with Kennesaw State University directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Kennesaw State University Have An Online Program?

✅ Kennesaw State University true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Kennesaw State University Give AP Credit?

✅ Kennesaw State University true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Kennesaw State University Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Kennesaw State University, check with the school directly. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Kennesaw State University.

Does Kennesaw State University Require Internships?

🟨 Kennesaw State University does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University Library

The main library on campus is the Kennesaw State University Library System and there are 2 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Kennesaw State University

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Kennesaw State University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does Kennesaw State University have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Kennesaw State University has an Army ROTC program, an Air Force ROTC program and a Navy ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Kennesaw State University include:

•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

•a Navy ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

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