Kent State University at Kent: Ranking & Review

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Kent State University at Kent Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate88%85%89%
Applicants15,5385,6289,910
Admissions13,5984,7928,806
Enrolled undergraduates4,2921,5462,746
Enrolled total (including graduate students)28,97211,10117,871

14,235 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,828 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores880
Percent of students submitting SAT scores20%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
575
Math
555

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores3,743
Percent of students submitting ACT scores87%
ACT Composite
23
ACT English
22
ACT Math
22

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $45.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Recommended

Kent State University at Kent Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$25,514$34,046
Off-campus$25,514$34,046
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,916 and other expenses per full academic year.

Kent State University at Kent provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 6,336 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$10,012$18,554
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$456$818
Tuition for Full-time graduates$11,310$20,396
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$515$928

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs79363271411,411
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services181,18011041,312
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1626847853
Education2342530843799
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs484693556
Visual and Performing Arts35159410
Psychology3054025370
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2222222266
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service20711218
Library Science216216
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences321564192
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies14929178
Social Sciences1312614171
Physical Sciences881828134
Architecture and Related Services7359132
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields10117127
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities103103
English Language and Literature & Letters82146102
Transportation and Materials Moving7979
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics253055
Engineering4747
Mathematics and Statistics2111739
History295135
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2929
Legal Professions and Studies52126
Philosophy and Religious Studies11617
Natural Resources and Conservation1414
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies99
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies77
Grand Total855,3272,1943017,907

A total of 5,412 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Kent State University at Kent.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,495 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate58%52%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

General info

Alternative namesKSU
Founded1910
MottoExcellence in Action
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsnavy blue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff3,669
Instructional FTE1,303
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.kent.edu
AddressExecutive Office, 2nd Floor Library
Kent, Ohio, 44242-0001
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population30,000
Phone3306723000
Fax+1 (330) 672 2499

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