Excellence in Action Since 1910
Welcome to Kent State, one of the best Ohio universities. Whether you choose the top-10-ranked Fashion School, the renowned School of Nursing or the College of Architecture and Environmental Design, we have a degree program designed to get you where you want to go.
Students Enrolled in 8-Campus System
As Northeast Ohio Best Places to Work Award Winner
Represented in Student Body
Facts & Figures
With more than 214,000 alumni worldwide, the Alumni Association strives to stay in touch with all of our graduates.
The student body numbers more than 39,000 undergraduates and 5,500 graduates enrolled from all 50 states and 100 countries.
More than 2,000 full- and part-time faculty, from six different continents, have degrees from 150+ national and international institutions.
Since its founding as a teacher-training school in 1910, Kent State has become an engine for economic, cultural and workforce development in the region and beyond as one of Ohio's premiere colleges.
Kent State University continues to be recognized throughout the region, state, and nation in large part because of the unique skills, diverse talents, knowledge, and expertise that our faculty and staff bring to their roles. In return, Kent State offers many services and resources to assist faculty and staff in their professional and personal development.
Centers & Institutes
As Northeast Ohio's No. 1 public university, Kent State University is proud to host many centers and institutes — each of which uniquely supports the institution's teaching, research and public service mission. The university has a long history of public-private partnerships and of sharing the expertise of our world-class faculty and highly trained staff far beyond campus boundaries.
The Center for Corporate and Professional Development
The Center for Corporate and Professional Development at Kent State University partners with area employers to meet their talent development needs with customized on-site employee training and public professional development programs and certifications.