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2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

University Administration

Richard B. Myers, President
Charles Taber, Provost and Executive Vice President
Ethan Erickson, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Budget Planning
Cindy Bontrager, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Peter Dorhout, Vice President for Research
Thomas Lane, Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students
Jay Stephens, Vice President for Human Capital
Jeffery B. Morris, Vice President for Communications and Marketing
Gary Pratt, Chief Information Officer
Bryan Samuel, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer
Cheryl Strecker, University General Counsel
Linda Cook, Chief of Staff and Director of Community Relations
Susan Peterson, Chief Government Relations Officer
Gene Taylor, Director of Athletics

Academic Divisions

Ernie Minton, Dean & Director, College of Agriculture & K-State Research and Extension
Timothy de Noble, Dean, College of Architecture and Design
Amit Chakrabarti, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Kevin Gwinner, Edgerley Family Dean, College of Business Administration
Debbie K. Mercer, Dean, College of Education
Gary Clark, Interim Dean, Carl R. Ice College of Engineering
John Buckwalter, Dean, College of Health and Human Service
Alysia Starkey, Interim Dean and CEO, K-State Polytechnic Campus
Bonnie Rush, Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine
Carol Shanklin, Dean of the Graduate School
Karen L. Pedersen, Dean of K-State Global Campus
Lori A. Goetsch, Dean of Libraries
Jackie Spears, Interim Dean and CEO, K-State at Olathe

Kansas Board of Regents

Blake Flanders, President and CEO
Joseph Bain
Shane Bangerter
Ann Brandau-Murguia
Bill Feuerborn
Cheryl Harrison-Lee
Shellaine “Shelly” Kiblinger
Zoe Newton
Jon Rolph
Helen Van Etten

Admissions Information

Undergraduate students
Fax: 785-532-6393
E-mail: k-state@k-state.edu

Future students should contact:
Office of Admissions
Kansas State University
119 Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-0102
E-mail: k-state@k-state.edu

Graduate students
1-800-651-1816 (toll free)
Outside the United States: 785-532-6191
Fax: 785-532-2983

Future students should contact:
Graduate School
Kansas State University
119 Eisenhower Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-1103
E-mail: grad@k-state.edu

The material in this catalog is provided for informational purposes and does not constitute a contract. For example, courses, curricula, degree requirements, fees, and policies are subject to constant review and change without notice.

Equity in athletics

In accordance with the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act, an annual report pertaining to K-State’s athletic programs is available to prospective students, students, and to the public in the following locations: Intercollegiate Athletics and online at www.kstatesports.com.

Any questions regarding the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act should be directed to Intercollegiate Athletics, Kansas State University, 1800 College Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

Notice of nondiscrimination

Kansas State University prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex (including sexual harassment and sexual violence), sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, ancestry, disability, genetic information, military status, or veteran status, in the university’s programs and activities as required by applicable laws and regulations. The person designated with responsibility for coordination of compliance efforts and receipt of inquiries concerning the nondiscrimination policy is the university’s Title IX Coordinator: the Director of the Office of Institutional Equity, equity@k-state.edu, 103 Edwards Hall, 1810 Kerr Drive, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506-4801. Telephone: 785-532-6220 | TTY or TRS: 711. The campus ADA Coordinator is the Director of Employee Relations and Engagement, who may be reached at charlott@k-state.edu or 103 Edwards Hall, 1810 Kerr Drive, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506-4801, 785-532-6277 and TTY or TRS 711.