Established in 2015, the Division of Economic Development and Community Engagement provides leadership for the engagement activities of KSU and comprehensively connects the talent, research and creative initiatives, and educational resources of the university with institutional partners in local, state, national, and global communities.

Strategic Plan

The Division of Economic Development and Community Engagement’s (EDCE) strategic plan guides the direction of the division. Information connected to the development of this document is contained here


  • Community Engagement

    Office of Community Engagment

    The Office of Community Engagement (OCE) was created as a step to further deepen, expand and integrate community engagement within the culture of KSU. 

  • Economic Development

    Office of Economic Development

    KSU seeks to advance our State’s knowledge-based economy and actively contribute to its economic viability.