The Career Counseling and Placement Office believe that our students are not an interruption of our work. They are the purpose of it. We are not doing students a favor by serving them; they are doing us a favor by giving us the opportunity to do so. The Career Counseling and Placement Office is dedicated to improving student’s lives by assisting them with COOP placement, resume writing and job and internship opportunities. We welcome you and ask that you stop by our office located in the Academic Services Building, Room 303.


Director’s Message

ron banks photoDear Students, Congratulations!

You are about to reach a very significant milestone in your life, a college education. You should be as proud of yourself as I am for you choosing Kentucky State University. Now you are in control of your future… But how do you get started? How do you prepare your knowledge and skills into a marketable package? How do you find out about opportunities that are available?

The key to your success in this transition from student to professional lies in using your Career Services Office. Our office offers a wide range of services, workshops and resources that address areas of most concern to students: 1). Career Information; 2). Part-time, co-op, internship and full-time employment; 3). Graduate professional school, are a few of the services we provide to students.

The Career Counseling and Placement Office offer computerized career guidance, we are a resource center on career opportunities and employer connections, resume writing workshops, job search, mock interviews to sharpen your interview skills, graduate/professional school application process, on-campus recruiting opportunities, job referral and placements.

We welcome students of all majors and look forward to working with you. Stop by our office located in the Academic Services Building (ASB) Room 303.


Ron Banks, Director
Career Counseling, Placement and
Cooperative Education

Our Mission

The Office of Career Counseling and Placement is to assist with counseling needs of academic, personal, social and vocational development; to assist students to analyze interests, aptitudes, personal traits, values, attitudes and desired life style; to offer assistance to graduates in finding suitable employment in business, industrial, governmental, and educational organizations that seek college-trained personnel for permanent employment; and to inform faculty, staff and administration as to employment trends, standards and requirements, particularly as they affect the specific office or department concerned.

Hours and Location

Career Counseling, Placement and Cooperative Education
Academic Services Building, Rm. 303
Frankfort, Ky. 40601

  • Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Phone: (502) 597-5948

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