Kent State University at Stark

#7286 / #2018
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Liberal arts college in Stark County, Ohio

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About Kent State University at Stark

According to Wikipedia, Kent State University at Stark is a satellite campus of Kent State University in Jackson Township, Ohio. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. History Although no facilities had been constructed for the Kent State Normal School in Kent, Ohio, in 1912 Kent's first president, John McGilvery, established extension centers, including one in the Canton area that would serve the area for several decades. In 1965, the Ohio State legislature authorized a permanent campus, and appropriated over $2 million for construction. A citizens' site selection and financial support committee, selected an accessible location near the newly completed Interstate 77 in Jackson Township in March 1965. Most of the land was owned by Leo A. Frank and John Wyles, who had farmed it with their families for many years. Once the sale was approved, committee raised over $600,000. Groundbreaking and construction began on January 7, 1966 with the first facility, Main Hall, opening in the fall of 1967.

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Kent State University at Stark Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Graduation Rate
33%

How Much Does Kent State University at Stark Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$6,651

How Much Do Kent State University at Stark Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Kent State University at Stark, then you can expect to earn an average of $42,400 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Kent State University at Stark's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
2,4982,4971

Where is Kent State University at Stark?

Kent State University at Stark is located at 6000 Frank Ave NW, North Canton OH 44720-7599

How Safe is Kent State University at Stark?

North Canton has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Kent State University at Stark Known For?

Kent State University at Stark is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Kent State University at Stark's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Kent State University at Stark's Most Influential Alumni?

Kent State University at Stark's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Communications, and Psychology. Here are some of Kent State University at Stark's most famous alumni:

Brannon Braga
Brannon Braga
A Television producer.
Darrell Issa
An American politician, inventor and entrepreneur.
Ronnie Harris
A Boxer.

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