Associate Degrees

These associate degrees can be completed in their entirety at Kent State Stark:

Associate degree requirements include both required courses and electives. The required courses are to be selected from the university's Kent Core list. Electives should be chosen in the student's area of interest. Students planning to pursue a bachelor's degree should select associate degree electives to meet the requirements of the bachelor's degree they are pursuing.

Automatic Associate Degree Awarding

Kent State University’s seven Regional Campuses will automatically award associate degrees to bachelor’s degree-seeking students who have completed all requirements for either an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree. Visit the Automatic Associate Degree Awarding website to learn more about this Regional Campus initiative.


Students with questions about associate degrees at Kent State Stark should contact an academic advisor at 330-244-3251 or schedule an appointment to meet with an advisor.

Associate degree evaluations can be requested through the Office of Student Services at 330-244-3251.