Kansas State University Salina
Our campus is centered around the student experience emphasizing innovative learning, real-world experiences and industry connections. If your ideal classroom is one with a smaller setting, this is the place for you.
About our campus
Kansas State University Salina Aerospace & Technology Campus is centered around the student experience emphasizing innovative learning, real-world experiences and industry connections. Our student to faculty ratio is 14:1–meaning our faculty are focused on each individual student. We are a tight-knit family with a small college feel and the resources of a Big 12 university. The campus houses the College of Technology and Aviation and is located in Salina, Kansas.
We develop global leaders and foster innovation and talent development in aerospace, technology and specific needs of the region.
Always holding ourselves accountable to a moral standard or conduct & character that is right, true & authentic.
Practicing an ethos of excellence through elevated expectations of behavior & actions that are consistent, transparent, honest & appropriate to our professional presentation & reputation of the institution.
Obliging ourselves to the safety & needs of others & to our own duties. Accepting the burden of trust & fulfilling expectations in a reliable manner.
Recognizing we are one among many. Appreciating & honoring the value of multiple perspectives, abilities & qualities in others. Acknowledging that value is not solely predicted by agreement.
Anticipating, with confidence, that our persistent, positive actions will yield positive outcomes; that inspiration precedes achievement; & that optimism assures a better tomorrow.
Demonstrating resiliency by overcoming obstacles and setbacks when working to achieve goals.
What is our philosophy?
A K-State Aerospace and Technology education provides:
Learning by doing, through hands-on projects, lab time and in-the-field training.
Exploring innovations in your field through research, practicum and internship opportunities.
Building relationships with industry members and gaining insight into your future career.
Faculty are focused on your personalized experience, working alongside you in the lab and classroom.
Stats and Strengths
The proof is in the numbers. With growing enrollment, degrees that propel you immediately into a successful career and a stellar placement rating, K-State Salina is where you want to be.
It's safe to say that these accomplishments are just the tip of the purple iceberg, and we have no intention of slowing down.
Our average class size is 14 students, meaning our faculty can focus on each individual student.
No. 2 UAS college
Named the No. 2 Unmanned Aerial Systems College in the United States. Drone Training HQ, 2016
Our campus offers the largest renewable scholarship in the state, the Vanier Family Presidential Scholarship.
We take our reputation seriously. Accreditation validates the quality of an institution as a whole, offering evaluated measurements of everything from academic offerings, governance, administration, mission, finances and resources. Kansas State University has been continuously accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1916.
Additional Degree Option Accreditation
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in electronic and computer engineering technology at Kansas State University Salina is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in mechanical engineering technology at Kansas State University Salina is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
Professional Pilot Accreditation
The bachelor’s degree option in professional pilot is AABI accredited.