Course descriptions are listed alphabetically by subject prefix.  Each course description begins with a three letter subject prefix followed by a three – digit course number and the course title. The number on the right of each course description gives the semester credit hours for that course. If a course includes laboratory or other special activities, that information is contained in the course description. Prerequisites are also listed.  A prerequisite is a course, experience, or other required preparation that must be completed before the student is permitted to enroll in the course.

Subject Prefix and Course NumberCourse NameSemester Credit HoursCourse DescriptionCross Listed CoursePrerequisite
UNV 101University Orientation3This course is designed to help students make a
smooth transition (academic and social) to University life. The mechanics of the academic process, the resources
and facilities available to them, and the environment
in which they can develop new friendships
and enjoy new experiences are addressed; a service
learning component is required.
Not ApplicableNot Applicable
UNV 102KSU Orientation1This course is designed to help students make a
smooth transition as they assume their roles and responsibilities
as students at Kentucky State University.
Emphasis will be placed on helping student improve their success strategies in order to adjust successfully
to the University’s rigorous academic environment. The topic covered will include the wide variety of campus resources and services that are available to help student meet their academic, social, financial, and
personal needs.
Not ApplicableNot Applicable
UNV 370PRE*PAIR—Preparing for and Succeeding in Graduate School2This course is designed to strengthen knowledge skills
in subject areas that are considered particularly relevant
to gaining admission to and succeeding in graduate degree programs.
Not ApplicableNot Applicable