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Kent State University at Kent

Kent, Ohio

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Overview

Student Population
26,822
Kent State University at Kent overview
Location Kent, Ohio
Online kent.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Kent State University at Kent overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Kent, Ohio, Kent State University at Kent is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 18,085 prospective students applied, and 15,269 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,870 enrolled in the school.  20,194 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,628 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $11,009 plus fees of $0. Kent State is ranked 708 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

5/10
Overall
6/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes
2/10
Value

Kent State is rated within the lower 40% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Kent State University at Kent within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Average
Kent State University at Kent overview
SAT 1020/1210
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.45
Applications Accepted
84.4% 
Kent State University at Kent overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Ohio Resident Tuition
$11,009
In State Costs for Kent State University at Kent
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $12,084
Budget for Other Expenses$3,726
Total One Year Cost$28,019
Out of State Resident Tuition
$19,885
Out of State Costs for Kent State University at Kent
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $12,084
Budget for Other Expenses$3,726
Total One Year Cost$36,895

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
50% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Kent State University at Kent students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
Health Professions 14%
Education 10%
Communication 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=203517 IPEDS survey data for Kent State University at Kent.

Current students may use the Kent State University at Kent GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.