Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.37
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1139
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
82%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
33%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
34,283
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
78 Certificates
0 Associate
5,359 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

22% Black

54% White

6% Asian

11% Hispanic

2% Unknown

4% 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
80% At Kennesaw State University
87% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
76% At Starting Institution
83% 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
56% At Starting Institution
68% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
64% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
NA Associate 30% 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
NR Associate 31% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
46% At Kennesaw State University
56% Anywhere in USG
USG Research University Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
46% At Starting Institution
57% 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
69% At Starting Institution
70% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Time to Degree in Years
5.4 Bachelor's Graduates
NA Associate Graduates
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.2 Bachelor's Graduates
4.8 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.

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

Affordability Context

2019-2020 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$7,568
2017-2018 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$23,587
2017-2018 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$5,969
2017-2018 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$17,618

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
48%
$5,955
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
60%
$6,120
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
64%
$26,494
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
68%
$26,605
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
68%
$21,008
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Kennesaw State University
Cohort Loan Default Rate
6%
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
7%