Rankings Roundup

KENNESAW, Ga. | Mar 25, 2020

KSU tops recent college rankings

Kennesaw State University programs have recently been recognized as being among the best at the state, national and global level.

Based on research output in 12 top accounting journals, KSU’s School of Accountancy ranked as the 61st most-published university in the world during the last six years, and the second most-published in Georgia.

Graphic Communications, with over 200 majors, is the largest program in the College of the Arts at KSU. The School of Art and Design is accredited by NASAD.

  • 1 in Georgia for Online Master of Engineering by U.S. News and World Report.

The state’s second-largest, the Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology serves nearly 5,000 students, offering 20 undergraduate and graduate engineering degrees and engineering technology degrees. The only Georgia-based institution in the listing, its online graduate programs were ranked No. 66 nationwide.

Georgia’s only ABET-accredited game design degree program, KSU ranked in the top 50 nationwide. The interdisciplinary offering combines technical programming and software development with artistic fields such as animation, audio and real-time user interaction.

  • 1 in public institutions in Georgia for Best Online Master of Information Technology by U.S. News and World Report.

Housed in KSU’s College of Computing and Software Engineering, the information technology program was also ranked No. 36 nationwide.  

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A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 45,000 students. Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia with 11 academic colleges. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 7 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.