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​Established ​1866

 

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2016-17 ENROLLMENT

Undergraduate: 7,718

Graduate: 795

Total Headcount: 8,513

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President

Dr. Kenneth Hawkinson

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Dr. Hawkinson came to Kutztown from Western Illinois University, where he most recently served as provost from 2012-15. He was hired there in 1988 as an assistant professor in the Department of Communication. He also is a former military officer, having served in the U.S. Army as both an infantry officer and a public affairs officer.

Dr. Hawkinson earned his bachelor's degree in history from Western Illinois. He also has a Master of Arts in speech communication from the institution and a Ph.D. in speech communication/performance studies from Southern Illinois University. He was a Fulbright scholar from 1990-91, during which he taught American studies at the University of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, in West Africa, and conducted research in African folklore and oral tradition. He also served for two years as a volunteer in the Peace Corps in Mali. Learn more>​

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