K-State Olathe News & Announcements
Four finalists to be interviewed for CEO and vice provost for K-State Olathe
Four finalists have been identified for the position of CEO and vice provost of the K-State Olathe campus. Provost and senior vice president April Mason said, "The pool was highly competitive and we look forward to learning more about each of these candidates when they visit our campuses in Olathe and Manhattan.” Public forums will be held May 20, 22, June 3 and 4 at K-State Olathe.
K-State Olathe is a critical component in the university's 2025 plan
K-State Olathe continues to evolve as a critical component in the visionary goal to become a top 50 public research university by 2025. Using a facilitated process and strategic action plan template, the campus-wide planning committee has produced a broad, directional action plan. Assumptions and outcomes for the next five, ten, and fifteen years are documented, with a 2025 goal of twenty graduate degree programs in high demand areas, serving 2000+ students and 100+ faculty and staff representing a range of expertise from the all colleges and units at K-State.
K-State Olathe, K-State Salina partner to offer summer youth aviation camp at Olathe campus
A Kansas State University Salina flight team and faculty will land at the Kansas State University Olathe campus to offer an aviation summer youth camp July 15-17. The aviation fixation camp is open to students entering third through sixth grades this fall. Two sessions of the camp will be offered -- a morning session from 8 a.m. to noon and an afternoon session from 12:45 to 4:45 p.m. Registration cost is $70 prior to July 1, and $80 July 1 and after.
K-State Master of Agribusiness program now available; tailored for animal health professionals
Kansas State University’s award-winning Master of Agribusiness (MAB) distance degree program is now offering an MAB tailored to individuals working in the animal health industry.
The Master of Agribusiness combines a master of business administration and a master’s in agricultural economics with a focus on professionals working in the animal health and agribusiness industries. The one-week “on-campus” portions of the program will be held at K-State Olathe in August and October of each year.