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Dr. Raymond Burse

Welcome to Kentucky State University. Located in Frankfort, the state’s capital city, KSU has a more than 125-year tradition of educating students to make a difference in the world.

Our primary focus is attracting and educating talented students by having a dedicated staff and faculty with the diverse backgrounds and experiences to deliver on that commitment.

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Kentucky State University provides a comprehensive education that will not only provide a degree, but will prepare you for a lifetime of learning. Small classes and accessible faculty make Kentucky State a great place to learn and grow. KSU offers its students a wide variety of great degree options.

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Campus News

Kentucky State University’s First Doctoral Program Begins Spring 2015

The first doctoral program at Kentucky State University will join the wave of the future in health care in January 2015.  Designed to prepare registered nurses to become adult gerontology primary care nurse practitioners, the new online Doctor of Nursing Practice (BSN-DNP) degree program now accepts students who have earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing and have an active registered nurse license. Students in the doctoral program will be educated to be leaders in the health care industry. They will be able to assess clients, to conduct research to enhance their practice, to improve systems of care which will influence patient outcomes, and to make changes to the enhance quality of care.

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KSU Students Ready To Conquer The World After Pre-Law Conference

Kentucky State University junior Olivia Burkett says she looked at KSU senior Richard Jackson as they traveled from the National Black Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair, held Oct. 24-25 in Houston, Texas, and said, “Is it just me or do you feel like you could conquer the world right now?”

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