Kent State Tuscarawas Tuition

Affordability! Kent State Tuscarawas is pleased to offer quality education at an affordable cost. 

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With Ohio resident tuition starting as low as $3530 per full-time* semester, Kent State Tuscarawas offers an exceptional value! With the tuition guarantee, new freshman students can rest assured that their tuition will remain low and predictable for any degree they finish within four years. Lower division tuition** starts at $3530 per semester and upper division tuition is $4129. Students receive individual attention and quality instruction from top-notch faculty on a friendly and active campus. Your tuition dollars are well-invested when you take advantage of our many opportunities for research, service-learning, cultural experience, and engagement with faculty, staff and our community. Our financial aid office is here to help you get the financial support you need to pay for your education.

Transfer students can take advantage of the tuition guarantee as well. The length of the guarantee is dependent on transfer credit hours.

Residents of select Pennsylvania and West Virginia Counties pay a full-time tuition rate of $4440 lower division per semester and $5039 upper division per semester.

Pennsylvania Counties:

  • Allegheny
  • Beaver
  • Butler
  • Crawford
  • Erie
  • Lawrence
  • Mercer

West Virginia Counties:

  • Brooke
  • Hancock 
  • Ohio

Non-Ohio Resident tuition rates start at $7813.46 lower division per semester and $8385.66 upper division per semester. Contact Jason Maurer, the Financial Aid Coordinator, for information regarding Non-resident scholarships.

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* Full-time tuition applies for at least 12 credit hours per semester.

** Lower Division includes course numbers from 10000 to 20000, and Upper Division includes course numbers from 30000 to 40000.


Out of County Fee: Residents of counties other than Tuscarawas will be assessed an additional $1.00 per semester out-of-county fee.

Overload Fee: Students enrolled at both a Regional campus and the Kent campus for more than 18 credit hours will be assessed an additional $483 per credit hour for each credit hour enrolled above 18.

Online Course Fees: Some online courses may carry additional per credit hour fee.

Other Fees: Tuition amounts above do not include program fees, special course fees, online and distance learning fees, etc.

Financial, Billing, and Enrollment Center

Kent State’s Financial, Billing, and Enrollment Center is available via chat, online contact form, phone, and virtual appointment to answer student questions and assist students with tuition and billing information, and with university forms a student may need to complete related to financial aid, tuition, billing, and enrollment.

Phone: 330-672-6000

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