EGCC Tuition and Aid

Tuition, Costs and Financial Aid

Kent State University is proud to offer Eastern Gateway students affordable pathways to a Kent State bachelor’s degree. Students pursuing the following fully online degrees may be eligible for a reduced non-Ohio fee:

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Bachelor of Science in Insurance Studies

Bachelor of Technical and Applied Studies

For a complete listing of the approved fully online degree and certificate programs please visit the Distance and Online Learning website:  https://onlinedegrees.kent.edu

Additional Out of State Surcharge

Additional out-of-state surcharge for students enrolled in an online program

  • Undergraduate - All Campuses $10 /hr.
FAQ's
  • What are the requirements for a student, who is not an Ohio resident, to be eligible for the reduced non-Ohio resident fee?
    • To be eligible for the reduced non-Ohio fee, a student must be admitted into an approved fully online degree or certificate.
  • What is the reduced non-Ohio resident fee for approved fully online degree and certificate programs?
    • The reduced non-Ohio resident fee, for approved fully online degree and certificate programs is: $10 per credit hour. So, the formula for determining cost per credit hour would be:
    • In-state (Ohio resident) tuition + $10 per credit hour non-Ohio Resident fee + $12 per credit hour Distance Learning fee.
  • What happens if the non-Ohio resident student changes majors to a program that is not an approved fully online degree or certificate program?
    • The student will no longer be eligible for the reduced non-Ohio fee.
  • What happens if the non-Ohio resident student enrolls in one or more face-to-face courses?
    • The student will no longer be eligible for the reduced non-Ohio fee.
Tuition & Fees

 

Paying for college is an important aspect of realizing your academic goals. Kent State’s affordable tuition helps  you keep costs low as you pursue your education. Kent State University is ranked as one of the top public research universities in the United States and provides all students with a high-quality education at an affordable price.

Tuition Rates

Financial Aid

At Kent State University, we try to make the financial aid process as simple as possible. Our financial aid services and scholarship programs help a wide range of students make their goals affordable. Financial Aid options include: scholarships, federal loans and grants.

Financial Aid

Payment Options

PAYMENT OPTIONS

Tuition can be paid online using a credit card or check, by mail with a check, or in-person with cash, check or money order.
Monthly payment plan options are available. Tuition can be spread out over 3, 4, or 5 monthly payments.
Students who are receiving tuition reimbursement through their employer can apply to defer tuition payment to when the semester ends. *

Learn more about payment options