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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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KSU Receives National Science Foundation’s HBCU Grant For Its STEM Programs

Kentucky State University received a three-year, $500,000 institutional grant from the National Science Foundation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities program to promote the participation of minority students in the university’s STEM undergraduate degree programs. This project, which is a collaboration between KSU’s STEM program units and the College of Agriculture, Food Science and Sustainable Systems, aims to produce a competitive minority workforce in the STEM fields – science, technology, engineering and math. ?It will directly impact 250 Kentucky State University STEM students and 60 precollege or high school students over three years.

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KSU Selected For Pilot Climate Change Fellowship

Kentucky State University’s chapter of Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) is one of just 26 programs from communities across the United States, Canada and Mexico to be selected to participate in an international pilot climate change fellowship.

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