Fort Hays State University

Hays, KS
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Fort Hays State University Review

Hays, KS, 600 Park St
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A
Facilities A
Activities and Groups A
A
Excellent

Fort Hays State University is a medium sized, public, four-year university enrolling 14,210 students and offering 73 degrees in Hays, KS.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Fort Hays State University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Business
1,198 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
27
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
2
Business Administration and Management
553
67
Business/corporate Communications
4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
515
Finance
14
International Economics
3
Marketing/marketing Management
13
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
1,126 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
2
Art Teacher Education
0
Business Teacher Education
15
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
24
Education
104
Educational/instructional Technology
33
Educational Leadership and Administration
53
6
Elementary Education and Teaching
159
English Language and Literature
10
8
Fine Arts and Art Studies
3
Foreign Languages and Literatures
7
Liberal Arts
76
247
103
Music Teacher Education
6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
65
37
Secondary Education and Teaching
41
Special Education and Teaching
2
57
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
11
5
Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
14
16
Technology Teacher Education/industrial Arts Teacher Education
22
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
296 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Developmental and Child Psychology
5
History
7
1
International and Intercultural Communication
72
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
45
Philosophy
0
Political Science
35
Psychology
57
7
Social Work
28
Sociology
39
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Healthcare
228 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
6
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
52
Medical Radiologic Technology/science - Radiation Therapist
28
Nursing Science
28
Registered Nurse
114
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Computer Technology
107 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
14
Computer Programming
10
Information Science/studies
83
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Legal and Law
80 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
80
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Mathematics and Science
76 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological and Physical Sciences
9
Biology
17
6
Chemistry
10
Geography
8
Geology/earth Science
7
0
Mathematics
10
Physical Sciences
1
Physics
8
Science Technologies/technicians
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Agriculture
48 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Business and Management
23
Agriculture
25
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
37 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Fine Arts
28
Music
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Hospitality
18 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Management
18
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Engineering
6 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Industrial Engineering
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Fort Hays State University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
Agricultural Business and Management
Business Administration and Management
Business/corporate Communications
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Teacher Education
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
Criminal Justice
Developmental and Child Psychology
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Bachelor of business administration , Class of 2000

The various entities have networking affiliations with various businesses

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2014

Experience in conducting psychological research and attending research conferences, in addition to up-to-date technology.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Biology and Industrial applications , Class of 1987

Mix Large international Chinese program

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2014

Midwestern, middle-class, white US citizens, with some international students

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Bachelor of business administration , Class of 2000

They were excellent when I was there

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2014

Currently, the student body is getting too large for the campus, but the university is improving to meet this increased demand. Most of the facilities are up-to-date and well equipped.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Bachelor of business administration , Class of 2000

I don't know I haven't been there in a long time

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 2014

Athletics and intermurals are both popular on campus. There is a large diversity in the groups and activities, including rodeo club, martial arts club, and a nationally ranked shooting team.

Rated January 2016
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