KSU Undergraduate Admission

Undergraduate admissions are handled centrally through the KSU Admissions Office. Admission to Kansas State University is granted to any individual who has graduated from an accredited Kansas high school. Out-of-state applicants are expected to show strong academic class rank and high school grades and good scores on the ACT. Students who have earned college or university credit must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale to qualify for admission.

CIS Graduate Admission

Applications for graduate study are handled directly by the CIS Department. Apply to CIS PhD program Click here to go to the PhD Application Page.
Apply to CIS MS/MSE program Click here to go to the MS/MSE Application Page.
Please also consult the admissions requirements for the degree (M.S., M.S.E., Ph.D.) in which you are interested.
Required Tests
Contact Information
For additional information, please contact: Graduate Studies Department of Computing and Information Sciences 234 Nichols Hall Kansas State University Manhattan, KS 66506 USA Phone: 785-532-6350; Fax: 785-532-7353; Internet:
Notice of Nondiscrimination
Kansas State University is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, sex, national origin, handicap, religion, age, sexual preference, or other nonmerit reasons, in admissions, educational programs or activities, and employment, all as required by applicable laws and regulations. Responsibility for coordination of compliance efforts and receipt of inquiries, including those concerning Title IX of the Education Amendments or 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, has been delegated to Jane D. Rowlett, Ph.D., Director, Affirmative Action Office, 214 Anderson Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506-0104, (785) 532-6220.