The Expanding Faculty and Staff Development for Greater Student Success (Professional Development Fund) Program at Kentucky State University is Designed to assist faculty and staff members in attaining advanced degrees. The ultimate goal is to develop individuals that will serve as Kentucky State University experts in their disciplines and serve as role models and mentors to Kentucky State University students in planning their education and careers.
Tuition assistance is a way for KSU to invest in our employees’ future career growth and help them further their knowledge, skills and job effectiveness through higher education. Employee tuition assistance is provided by Title III Programs in accordance with the guidelines below. Approved degree programs are those that align with the employee’s development plan and enhance the employee’s capabilities. All advanced degrees must be obtained from a Department of Education accredited institution.