Kent State University at Kent

Kent, Ohio

Overview

AddressExecutive Office, 2nd Floor Library
School Websitewww.kent.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Kent State University at Kent is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Kent, Ohio that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 16,330 students applied to Kent State University at Kent. Of those students, 13,944 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Kent State University at Kent was $10,312. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Kent State University at Kent.

Kent State University at Kent has a 59% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Kent State University at Kent acceptance rate is 85%. To put this into perspective, 13,944 of the 16,330 students who applied to Kent State University at Kent in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Kent State University at Kent is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Kent State University at Kent had an SAT score between the range of 1,030 and 1,210. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Kent State University at Kent was between 20 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Kent State University at Kent as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Kent State University at Kent, the tuition for in-state residents is $10,312. Combined with fees of $0, room and board costs of $10,916, other expenses of $3,458 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $25,886.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $19,014 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Kent State University at Kent to $34,588 for out-of-state students.

Students at Kent State University at Kent are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Kent State University at Kent was $3,580 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 41%.

Kent State University at Kent Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio20:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Kent State University at Kent.

Kent State University at Kent has a good gender split, with 61% of undergraduates being female and 39% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Ohio residents; in fact, 79% of all students reside in Ohio. However, 19% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Kent State University at Kent is 20:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Kent State University at Kent to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 23% students enroll at Kent State University at Kent part-time; the other 21,700 students enrolled full-time.

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