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Kent State University at Stark helps nearly 4,000 students find their passion and develop a roadmap to their future. 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 360 Kent State world-class programs of study or choose from over 25 bachelor’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 $124.5 million.


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Kent State Stark News

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 2:07pm
People, program, spaces...that's really what you are looking at when you are exploring a major. During this virtual event, learn about our studio art/fine arts program from faculty, take a virtual live tour and see the classrooms and studios where our students become world-class...
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 8:44am
Orphaned at age 11, An’Jeanette Beverly struggled to find her place. When she discovered the support of her Hometown University, this first-generation college student excelled. Still, that dream almost came to a halt. Kent State University at Stark’s Last Dollar Scholarship is c...
Monday, October 26, 2020 - 4:24pm
People, program, spaces...that's really what you are looking at when you are exploring a major. During this virtual event, learn about the Kent State Stark nursing program from faculty, take a virtual live tour with our current nursing students and see the classrooms where our n...
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 2:52pm
Kent State University at Stark remains steadfastly focused on keeping everyone healthy and safe this fall – and beyond. We will continue with our COVID-19 mitigation strategies throughout the remainder of the academic year. As a reminder, all classes – including those courses th...
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 1:25pm
Turn your passion into your profession. Discover a career in music production and audio recording. Kent State University at Stark offers a complete four-year curriculum in music technology. Spend some time with us to learn more about the music technology program!
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 6:20pm
On Thursday, Sept. 24, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced a COVID-19 Risk Level 3 Red status for Stark County.  As a result, we must adhere to the state’s guidelines for counties at a COVID-19 Risk Level 3 status. We have anticipated and planned for a change in the county’s risk l...
Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 5:21pm
It’s no secret that planning for college is different this year and, perhaps, for the foreseeable future. Still, you can be your own champion during these uncertain times. As the world continues to do its part to flatten the curve of COVID-19, college and university personnel ha...
Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 8:45am
Dear Stark Campus community,   We take the right to free speech seriously. As Stark County’s public university, we welcome and encourage all forms of expression, with the exception of one.    Hate has no place here. 
Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 1:13pm
Justin Kilchenmann happy to present first student with Margaret Kilchenmann Memorial Scholarship.
Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 9:43am
Dear students, We welcome you with open arms to Kent State University at Stark. Whether you are joining us in the classroom or from your dining room, the quality education we will provide to you this semester is a certainty you can count on.   During these unprecedented times, w...