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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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KSU students volunteer at the Frankfort Senior Citizens Center

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

New Physics Professor Dons a Tux to Opening Convocation

If you wear a tuxedo to Kentucky State University’s opening convocation, you just might get some attention. Physics professor Anders Gardestig, who is among the new faces on campus, didn’t expect his black tails would turn so many heads. For him, it’s simply part of Sweden’s tradition.

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Thorobred witnesses finalization of the Clean Power Plan

By Traci Thomas

FRANKFORT, Ky. — While many planned road trips and prepared to endure the heat of summer, a sophomore from the College of Agriculture, Food Science, and Sustainable Systems traveled to the nation’s capital to experience firsthand what it takes to improve the well-being of Americans.

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