Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.36
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1150
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
75%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
40%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
38,788
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
71 Certificates
0 Associate
5,971 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

25% Black

48% White

6% Asian

13% Hispanic

2% Unknown

5% Two or more races

<1% American Indian / Alaska Native

<1% Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

Undergraduate Student Outcomes

Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
74% At Kennesaw State University
80% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
70% At Starting Institution
76% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
NA At Kennesaw State University
NA Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
54% At Starting Institution
58% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
62% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
NA Associate 34% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
61% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
1% Associate 32% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
49% At Kennesaw State University
58% Anywhere in USG
USG Research University Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
48% At Starting Institution
58% Anywhere in USG
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
NA At Kennesaw State University
NA Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
60% At Starting Institution
64% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Time to Degree in Years
5.3 Bachelor's Graduates
NA Associate Graduates
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.1 Bachelor's Graduates
4.9 Associate Graduates

Further Information

For wages of Kennesaw State University graduates working in Georgia, visit the Governor's Office of Student Achievement Georgia Higher Learning and Earning dashboard.

For retention and graduation for specific populations, visit USG by the Numbers.

Visit Kennesaw State University's profile on the federal College Navigator or College Scorecard website.

Visit Kennesaw State University's website and their Net Price Calculator.

Affordability Context

2022-2023 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$6,898
2020-2021 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$24,467
2020-2021 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$6,222
2020-2021 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$18,245

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
40%
$5,999
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
47%
$5,986
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
59%
$25,690
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
64%
$26,044
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
NA
NA
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
74%
$22,025
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Cohort Loan Default Rate
5%
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
6%