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The Department of First-Year and Transition Studies is an interdisciplinary department dedicated to fostering the success of first-year college students and other students in transition. A nationally recognized leader in the emerging discipline of First-Year Studies, the department is home to the first-ever graduate program in First-Year Studies.

The department offers high-impact curricular initiatives such as first-year seminars and learning communities, as well as co-curricular initiatives such as First-Year Convocation and a Common Reading Program -- all of which are designed to contribute to the success of students entering and progressing through the university.

Contact Us

Phone: 470-578-2471
Email: fyts@kennesaw.edu

Kennesaw State University
First-Year and Transition Studies
1000 Chastain Road, MB #2402
Kennesaw, GA 30144