Facts & Figures

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Your Hometown University

Kent State University at Stark helps 7,000 students enrolled year-round find their passion and develop a sense of purpose. As Kent State’s largest regional campus, students receive an affordable, university education on a beautiful 200-acre campus with a private college feel. Our student-faculty ratio of 21:1 means Kent State Stark’s 450 faculty and staff are dedicated to encouraging students to achieve their personal and academic goals. Students have the opportunity to begin coursework in more than 282 Kent State undergraduate degree programs or choose from over 25 bachelor’s, master’s, associate and online degrees that can be completed entirely at the Stark Campus. Stark County’s only public university, Kent State Stark was founded in 1946 and continues today improving the quality of life for this region, spurring a total economic impact in Northeast Ohio of $381.7 million.



Master's Degree

Associate Degrees

Online Degrees


  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 21:1
  • Year-Round Enrollment (credit classes): 7,000
  • Full-time Enrollment: 62%
  • Average Age of Full-time Student: 22
  • Juniors and Seniors: 39%
  • Honors Program Students: 200
  • College Credit Plus Students: 900
  • Minority and International Students: 13%
  • Adult Learners: 22%
  • Stark County Residents: 53%
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 70%


  • Full-time Faculty: 111
  • Adjunct Faculty: 168
  • Full-time faculty teach 60% of all coursework
  • 90% of full-time faculty hold a Ph.D. or highest degree in their field

Yearly Tuition: 2020-21 Cohort


  • Location: Jackson Township
  • Acres: 200
  • Buildings: 7 
  • Pond and Research Wetland Area with Outdoor Classroom: 2.25 acres
  • 1/3 mile Walking Track