About Kennesaw, GA





  • Kennesaw State University

    Georgia on My Mind

    And if your interests lie in Business, Health, Humanities, or Education, Georgia really should be on your mind—Kennesaw State University in Georgia, to be specific. Not only is its Coles College of Business the second largest business school in the state, its College of Science and Mathematics has the biggest chemistry and biochemistry degree programs. KSU also educated the most nurses in Georgia within its College of Health and Human Services. Finally, the College of Education is one of the most fast growing in the country. Basically, we can assume that Kennesa State University GOES BIG on just about everything.

    This is no less true of Kennesaw State's student community. Not only does the university support healthy communication through is International Conflict Management degree, but emphasizes global awareness and integrity with its educational goals—anyone want a hug? If the accepting and friendly atmosphere at Kennesaw State Univesity didn't hook you in, maybe it's price tage will. With a very reasonable in-state tuition, an education at Kennesaw State University doesn't have to break the bank.

    Of Parks and Lakes

    Thankfully for you Kennesaw kids, this town offers an array of housing options, from villas to apartment complexes to individual houses. For those of you feelin' Southern Kennesaw, you'll get the advantage of living near Daniell Lake and Murrays Lake. Rep the Westside, West Kennesaw, that is, and you'll get your fill of Swift-Cantrell Park as well as closer campus access. For cutting around Kennesaw, catch Cobb Community Transit.

    Kartin' Around KENNESAW

    Who doesn't get excited about the sound of a train whistle? It signals adventure, travel, and, at the very least, some old-timey fun. Check out some dated choo-choos (for those of you over the age of 5, I am referring to trains at the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History). Around mid-April, get crafty at the Big Shanty Festival, complete with food, crafts, vendors, a play area for children, and performances by local community members. If you're looking for a solitary adventure, trying hiking Kennesaw Mountain. For a more low-key way to reflect while in nature, take a stroll around the Smith-Gilbert Gardens, which has 16 houses and over 3,000 types of plants, shrubs, and trees. It also housses 30 pieces of art from internationally known artists.Dive into your night at Diamond Dave’s Nightclub. But be ready to take your partying seriously as the venue has a dress code. Lastly, enjoy a little jazz, blues, or even a bit of comedy at Cave Tapas & Lounge Bar.