Kent State University at Kent

Kent, Ohio

Kent State University at Kent Overview

Student population

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

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.

Kent State University at Kent Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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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.

Kent State University at Kent Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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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.

Out-of-state students 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.

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, with 41% of students being awarded federal aid.

Kent State University at Kent Student Life

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 to thrive in your studies.

Kent State University at Kent Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
EDUCATION
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
PSYCHOLOGY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
LIBRARY SCIENCE

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