Kentucky State University

Location
Frankfort, KY
Student Size
2,290
College Type
Public University|Historically Black
Acceptance Rate
84%
Student To Faculty Ratio
14:1

About Our College

Kentucky State University (KSU and KYSU) is a public historically black land-grant university in Frankfort, Kentucky. Founded in 1886 as the State Normal School for Colored Persons, and becoming a land-grant college in 1890, KSU is the second-oldest state-supported institution of higher learning in Kentucky.[1] In fall 2019, there was a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,029 and a total graduate enrollment of 142.[2]

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