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Your Hometown University: Creating Pathways to Opportunities 

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.

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Melissa Seeton
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Kent State Stark News

Saturday, December 19, 2015 - 9:47am
This article written by Patricia Faulhaber appeared in on December 17, 2015. Two of the most talked about historical facts for North Canton usually include the impact of the H...
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 11:09am
Juniors and seniors enrolled in the Organizational Communication Training and Development course (COMM 45865) spent the fall semester engaged in a service-learning project to prepare and facilitate a full training seminar for a local business. The course prepares students for rol...
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 11:48am
  Kent State University at Stark will be closed Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015 through Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016 for the university’s holiday break. During this time, all administrative offices, as well as the Library, Bookstore, Recreation & Wellness Center and Conference Center, will...
Friday, December 11, 2015 - 4:24pm
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Friday, December 11, 2015 - 4:13pm
   VIEW GRADUATE & CEREMONY PHOTOS   2015 Fall Commencement Ceremony Friday, Dec. 18, 2015 at 7 p.m.Umstattd Performing Arts Hall  2323 17th St. NW Canton, Ohio 44708...
Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 5:15pm
Kent State University at Stark invites the public to attend open forums that will introduce the four finalists for the Dean and Chief Administrative Officer position at the Stark Campus. As part of the interview process, each candidate’s presentation will include a discussion of...
Monday, November 30, 2015 - 12:50pm
World AIDS Day is celebrated on December 1 each year around the world. It has become one of the most recognized international health days and a key opportunity to raise awareness, commemorate those who have passed on, and celebrate victories such as increased access to treatment...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 7:48am
Happy Thanksgiving! Kent State University at Stark will be closed November 26 - 29. Classes are recessed Wednesday, Nov. 25 at noon through Sunday, Nov. 29. The campus will reopen on Monday, Nov. 30. Watch this video to find out what members of the Kent State University communi...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 7:29am
Happy Thankgsiving! Watch this video to find out what members of the Kent State University community, including President Beverly Warren, are thankful for this year.  
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 10:18am
Kent State University President Beverly Warren will deliver her first State of the University address on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 3 p.m. in the Kent Student Center Kiva. Kent State faculty, staff, students and members of the community are invited to attend the event, which is themed...