Compare The University of Kansas vs Kansas State University BETA

See how Kansas State University vs. The University of Kansas compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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The University of Kansas

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 663 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 513 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
The University of Kansas Ceo Bernadette Gray-Little
81%
81%Bernadette Gray-Little
CEO Approval
Kansas State University Ceo Richard B. Myers
85%
85%Richard B. Myers
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
44%

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What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 48 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 38 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 32 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 18 reviews)
"No cons"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 16 reviews)
"Manhattan"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Laboratory Operations Manager

I worked at The University of Kansas full-time for less than a year

Pros

• Decent starting salary • Best benefits • Research growth • Schooling

Cons

• Little to no autonomy in some labs • Stressful environments • Micromanagers • Nearly impossible to make raises

Advice to Management

• Reduce micromanagement and provide autonomy • Retain employees by providing raises and praise

Former Employee - Associate Director

I worked at Kansas State University full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Kind people, positive changes, one of the best college towns

Cons

Slow pace, less budget and development opportunity

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