A credit union's ability to earn money affects its long-term survivability. A credit union can retain its earnings, giving a boost to its capital buffer, or use them to deal with problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better prepared to withstand economic trouble. However, credit unions that are losing money have less ability to do those things.
On Bankrate's earnings test, KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY scored 10 out of a possible 30, below the national average of 10.11.
KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, above the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's beating its peers in this area.