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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 400 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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Friday, February 6, 2015 - 7:21pm
Kent State University at Stark is proud to host the Gallery 6000 exhibit, entitled Six at 6000. The exhibit, which is open to the public, is on display through March 27 in the Conference Center Dining Room, 6000 Frank Avenue NW in Jackson Township. Viewing hours (weekdays only) m...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 11:07am
Kent State University at Stark proudly presents educational and entertaining events to celebrate the many contributions that African Americans have made in our country. Each event will take place on the Stark Campus, 6000 Frank Avenue NW in Jackson Township. All events are free a...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 10:51am
Kent State University at Stark Theatre will present the musical, Spring Awakening, book and lyrics by Steven Sater and music by Duncan Sheik, on February 20, 21, 27 and 28 at 8 p.m. and on February 22 and March 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Kent State Stark Theatre, 6000 Frank Avenue NW...
Monday, January 12, 2015 - 10:55am
  FALL 2014 PRESIDENT'S LIST The following Kent State University at Stark students have been named to the President's List. They earned a 4.00 grade point average for the 2014 Fall semester and completed at least 15 letter-graded (A, B, etc.) credit hours by the end of the semest...
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 11:08am
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 10:58am
Kent State University’s Florence Summer Institute was launched in June 2014 to provide a four-week snapshot of Kent State Florence, a semester-long study abroad program that the university has been offering for more than 40 years.   The inaugural program was so successful that Ke...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 11:11am
UPDATE: NO TICKETS REMAIN Posted Thursday, Jan. 15 at 4:45 p.m.  
Monday, January 5, 2015 - 11:21am
Kent State University at Stark Theatre has announced open auditions for this season’s final theatrical production, Blur by Melanie Marnich. Auditions are open to everyone, including students and community persons.
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 8:11pm
Of the nearly 2,500 images submitted to the Olympus BioScapes Competition from researchers and microscope enthusiasts from 68 countries, one that was taken in a Kent State University at Stark laboratory won eighth place.