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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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Kent State Stark News

Monday, January 18, 2016 - 1:22pm
Are you ready to explore your future? Join us to learn about the majors you can complete in their entirety at Kent State Stark.  MAJORS EXPO SATURDAY, FEB. 6, 2015 10 A.M. MAIN HALL AUDITORIUM KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AT STARK You will have the opportunity attend multiple sessions...
Monday, January 18, 2016 - 10:49am
Kent State University at Stark will host the 62nd Annual Northeast Central Ohio Scholastic Art Exhibit and Awards Ceremony. The Scholastic Art Exhibition, featuring more than 3,000 pieces of artwork from middle and high school students, representing schools in Stark, Summit, Port...
Saturday, January 9, 2016 - 9:04pm
Kent State University at Stark Theatre has announced open auditions for the third theatrical production of the season, These Shining Lives by Melanie Marnich, and directed by Kent State Stark Assistant Professor of Theatre and Theatre Director Brian Newberg. Auditions are open to...
Friday, January 8, 2016 - 11:28am
Smart Start Saturday is Kent State Stark's student orientation for new incoming spring students. Held the Saturday before spring classes start, students are invited to attend sessions on topics such as faculty expectations, money management while in college, student support servi...
Friday, January 8, 2016 - 10:59am
This article was written by Samantha Ickes and was posted in on January 6, 2016. When senior music technology major Jamil Smith saw Troy Carter sch...
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...
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
  Contact: Ashley Brightbill Manager, Student Life & Activities 330-244-5041
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...