Learning for life
KU is a prestigious teaching and research university. Our professors are top scholars and researchers who don't just teach you the facts. They'll help you develop critical thinking, creative problem-solving, and research skills that'll set you up for success.
Turn any interest into a major, any passion into a career
Find answers to the questions that keep you up at night. Here, you can tailor your studies to what you want to learn. We'll help you translate it to a degree and to goals that stretch far beyond graduation.
We've got your major, even if you don't know what it is yet
Our career planning and academic advising programs are designed to help you discover things you haven't heard of and find out what's right for you. If you're undecided, you can work toward graduation requirements while you make a decision.
Most popular majors at KU
- Biological sciences
Prepared to take the future by storm
With certificates that focus on real-world experience, opportunities for undergraduate research, more than 150 study abroad programs, and a network of alumni who know the value of hiring fellow Jayhawks, you'll leave here with the confidence to pursue any career you choose.
KU has five career centers: the main University Career Center, with services for all students, and four school-based centers, with specialized resources for business, engineering, journalism, and music. You'll find career prep courses, job and internship databases, career fairs, resume reviews, advisors, and other services to get you off to a great start after graduation.