Admissions

A high-quality education is an investment — one that requires time, money and most importantly, passion. At Kent State University, we ensure the future is as bright as it possibly can be for every single student. With the right people and resources surrounding you, anything is possible.
282+
undergraduate degree programs
165+
graduate degree and certificate programs
109
countries represented in student body

Admissions Info

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Undergraduate Admissions

We welcome every undergraduate for who you are, but push you to discover what more you can become. Get information on applying and beginning your Kent State journey.

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Graduate Admissions

A top-tier national public research university, Kent State provides plenty of opportunity to take your education to an even higher level.

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International Admissions

There are no borders at Kent State University. Join more than 3,000 international students from 109 countries who are enrolled here.

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Online Degrees & Certificate Programs

Our reach extends far, wide and online. Our online degrees and certificate programs are a great way to finish a degree or start a new one.

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College Credit Plus

College education can start before you arrive. With College Credit Plus (CCP), Kent State University can provide qualified public high school students with college‐level courses.

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Costs

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Undergraduate Students

See the cumulative cost of a Kent State Education for the undergraduate student.

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Graduate Students

See the cumulative cost of a Kent State Education for the graduate student.

Join the more than 3,000 international students from 111 countries who are currently enrolled at Kent State. Whether you are an undergraduate or a graduate student, there is a place for you at Kent State.

International Students

Learn about your financial needs as an international student.

Earn your degree anytime, anywhere, with Kent State University’s online graduate degrees and certificate programs offered by our Office of Continuing and Distance Education.

Online Degrees & Certificates

See what it costs to pursue an online degree or certificate at Kent State.

Offices

Whether you’re an international student on campus or want to take your education abroad, we can help.

From academic records, to scheduling and to diploma and enrollment processing, our office has you covered.

We support Kent State’s strategic goals by serving as the university’s collection agent.