Renowned for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community, Kennesaw State University provides a unique synthesis of academic excellence, cutting-edge facilities and a vibrant, welcoming atmosphere. Situated in Georgia, USA, Kennesaw State is one of only four comprehensive universities in the state and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Comprising nine colleges, including the College of the Arts and WellStar College of Health and Human Services, Kennesaw State provides its students with outstanding facilities. Scientists are able to take advantage of the University’s innovative lab building, which contains six fully-equipped teaching labs and 17 classrooms, while athletes have full access to the 88-acre sports and recreation complex which includes an 8,300-seat stadium.
The city of Kennesaw, located approximately 20 miles northwest of Atlanta, offers its residents myriad cultural and recreational activities. Downtown Kennesaw boasts a variety of retail areas, restaurants and bars, in addition to seasonal events such as the Kennesaw Big Shanty Festival, which takes place every spring and hosts not only live entertainment and international cuisine but also more than 250 stalls offering the wares of artists and vendors.
Those keen to delve into history can immerse themselves in the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History, which houses the locomotive made famous by what is now known as The Great Locomotive Chase, whereas those in search of fresh air and exercise will enjoy the city’s 130 acres of parks, green spaces and athletic facilities.