General policies and requirements

Review K-State's polices and requirements for admission.


Resident tuition classification is determined by criteria found in Kansas statutes and regulations of the Kansas Board of Regents.

Advanced standing credit

K-State accepts advanced credit from Advanced Placement (AP), College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DANTES Subject Standardized Test (DSST), International Baccalaureate (IB), or military credit evaluation.

Majors with different requirements

Some K-State majors have different requirements for admission.

Transfer credit policy

Transferability of credit to Kansas State University is determined primarily by the accreditation standing of the transfer institution and the comparability of content of credit earned.

English proficiency for international students

English proficiency is not required for admission to Kansas State University. We offer three different options for you to meet our English standards before enrollment.