Kennesaw State University (KSU)

Founded in 1963, Kennesaw State University (KSU) is one of the leading universities located in Kennesaw, Georgia, United States. It offers a range of bachelor's, master's and doctorate degree programs including undergraduate degrees in education, business, the humanities, health,  the arts, science and math. Graduate degree programs are offered in information systems, nursing, business, public administration, conflict management, professional writing and education.

Kennesaw State University has been designated as a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education (CAEIAE) by the National Security Agency.

The University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's, specialist and doctoral degrees. The bachelor's and master's degree programs in business are fully accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

Achievements and Rankings:

- Kennesaw State University is ranked 69th among Tier 1 Regional Universities (South) by US News (2011).

- KSU has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as an “Up-and-Coming Masters University in the South” for the past two years. It is placed among the top ten (rated 8th) in the 2010 issue of “America’s Best Colleges”.

- The university's first-year experience program has been named an “Academic Program to Look For” by U.S. News and was named one of 12 founding institutions in a project called "Foundations of Excellence in the First Year of College”.

- The Executive MBA program, housed in the Coles College of Business, is recognized among the best in the world by CEO Magazine in 2009.

- The master of science in conflict management program received the University System of Georgia Board of Regents' Award for Excellence in Teaching.

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