Kentucky State University is a comprehensive institution dedicated to providing its students with an exceptional learning community. KSU offers students an opportunity to explore a wide range of educational opportunities and programs.


General Education

General Education Requirements

Through the academic disciplines and co-curricular activities, General Education provides multiple, varied, and intentional learning experiences to facilitate the acquisition of fundamental knowledge and skills for the development of attitudes that foster critical thinking and problem-solving habits for life-long learning.

Students should refer to both the appropriate General Education requirements AND the appropriate Major Degree Program that all undergraduate students are required to complete before receiving a degree. It is also recommended that students refer to and/or print the Footnotes by Degree Program.


Major Degree Programs

College of Agriculture, Food Science & Sustainable Systems

 College of Arts and Sciences

 College of Business and Computer Science

 College of Professional Studies

Whitney Young School of Honors and Liberal Studies