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Degree Programs

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Master's Degree

Tips & Requirements for the Master’s Application

  • You have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution or have met the requirements for a baccalaureate degree that will be awarded prior to beginning your graduate study. Kent State University is authorized to grant 23 unique master’s degrees in 97 programs. Including concentrations, Kent State University offers over 250 options at the master’s level.
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Doctoral

Tips & Requirements for the Doctoral Application

  • You have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • You have earned a master's degree from a regionally accredited institution. (Certain exclusions may apply; please consult the graduate catalog to verify requirements for specific programs).
  • You are interested in becoming a professional scholar, college and university teacher, or independent researcher in private, industrial or governmental research institutions.
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Educational Specialist

Tips & Requirements for the Educational Specialist Application

  • You already hold a master's degree and are seeking an educational specialist degree (Ed.S.).
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Podiatric Medicine

Podiatric Medicine Admission Requirements

  • You are considering a career in the diagnosis and surgical, physical, mechanical and medical treatment of the foot and ankle.
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Non-degree Options

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Certificate

Tips & Requirements for the Certificate Application

  • You are a degree seeking or non-degree seeking student and want to earn a graduate certificate in a specific area. Graduate certificate programs deliver focused instruction and formalized guidance in a flexible manner.
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Non-Degree

Tips & Requirements for the Non-Degree Application

  • You have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • You do not want to earn a graduate degree, but do want to take a limited number of graduate courses for self-improvement, intellectual curiosity or expansion of areas of professional expertise.
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License

  • You have earned a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution and wish to pursue teacher or principal licensure.
  • You do not currently hold a teacher license and wish to pursue initial licensure in Middle Childhood or Special Education.
  • You currently hold a teacher license and wish to pursue additional teacher or principal licensure.
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Endorsement

  • You have earned a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution, currently hold a valid Ohio teaching license, and wish to add an endorsement to your license.
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Transient

Tips & Requirements for the Transient Application

  • You are enrolled in a graduate degree program in good standing at another university and want to take coursework from Kent State University.
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Guest

Tips & Requirements for the Guest Application

  • You have earned a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • You have not earned a previous graduate degree or certificate at Kent State.
  • You want to take 6 or fewer total graduate course hours at Kent State, but are not interested in pursuing a degree.
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Alumnus

Tips & Requirements for the Guest Alumnus Application

  • You have already earned a master’s or doctoral degree from Kent State University.
  • You want to continue taking graduate coursework but do not want to earn another graduate degree.
  • You want to take a limited number of graduate courses for self-improvement, intellectual curiosity or expansion of areas of professional expertise.
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Workshop

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  • You want to attend a credit or non-credit workshop
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