Graduate School Building - Eisenhower Hall

About the Graduate School

Since 1868, we have prepared graduate students for successful careers. We're proud of the breadth and diversity of our programs and students. Our staff is here to help you make the most of your time at K-State.

Claudia Petrescu

Dean's Message

As the country's first land-grant university, K-State offers a comprehensive breadth of programs involving a distinguished graduate faculty who are dedicated to the education of our students. Our extensive state-of-the-art facilities allow our students to pursue research at the forefront of their chosen discipline. Read more.



Alumni feature: Kristen Sikorsky

Featured alumna: Kristen Sikorsky

Kristen Sikorsky has long had a passion for public service, the outdoors, and science. Her desire to balance recreational use of the outdoors while also protecting natural resources led her to pursue graduate study at Kansas State University. Kristen earned her master’s in horticulture and natural resources in 2020. At the conclusion of her graduate program, Kristen was selected for the very competitive Presidential Management Fellowship program, which helped launched her career in public service.

Kristen's story