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Your Hometown University: Creating Pathways to Opportunities
Kent State University at Stark helps the nearly 7,250 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 17:1 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.


Bachelor's Degrees

Master's Degree

Associate Degrees


Students

  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 17:1
  • 2017-18 Year-Round Enrollment (credit classes): 7,250
  • Full-time Enrollment: 65%
  • Average Age of Full-time Student: 23
  • Juniors and Seniors: 47%
  • Honors Program Students: 200
  • College Credit Plus Students: 800
  • Minority and International Students: 14%
  • Adult Learners: 22%
  • Stark County Residents: 53%
  • Financial Aid Recipients: 82%

Freshman Class: Fall 2017

  • First Time Students: 740
  • Average High School GPA: 3.0
  • Median ACT Score: 20
  • Offered Freshman Scholarships: $300,000

Faculty

  • Full-time Faculty: 104
  • Adjunct Faculty: 181
  • 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: 2018-19 Cohort


Campus

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