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Study at Kent State University Kent Campus

Kent State University is a leading university located in Ohio. Kent Campus is the central campus of the university, and is positioned on 866 acres of land in a suburban environment.

Kent State University Kent Campus mainly focuses on research and teaching, and is a traditional and residential public research college. Students are awarded medical, doctoral and associate degrees at this university.

Kent State University's athletics teams are known as the Golden Flashes. The university has one club team and more than ten varsity athletic teams. Famous sports personalities like Joshua Cribbs, Ben Curtis, Antonio Gates, Matt Guerrier and Lou Holtz are graduates of this university.

Profile of Kent State University Kent Campus

Students attend Kent State in Kent, OH, a large suburb. The school is a public institution. Kent State degrees go up to the Doctoral degree.

Kent State Selectivity

The school is selective and does not offer open admission. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 460. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 460 and 590.


The school has a tenure system for senior faculty. The full-time faculty at Kent State is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student Enrolment

There are 22, 819 students at the school .

Student Life

Kent State offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. The school values student athletics, and belongs to the Mid-American Conference.

The school reports its educational mission is:

"Kent State University's Mission Statement The mission of Kent State University is to prepare students for responsible citizenship and productive careers, broaden intellectual perspectives and foster ethical and humanitarian values. Our faculty and staff are engaged in teaching, research, creative expression, service and partnerships that address the needs of a complex and changing world. Kent State's eight-campus network, anchored by the largest residential campus in the region, serves as a key resource for economic, social, cultural and technological advancement. Kent State is a supportive and inclusive learning community devoted to teaching excellence and academic freedom. By discovering and sharing knowledge in a broad array of graduate and undergraduate programs, Kent State University meets the dynamic needs of a global society. "

Kent State Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Business and Management1, 020business management, marketing, fashion merchandising, accounting, finance, managerial economics, international business, business and related services
Liberal Arts838library science, English, history, general studies, political science, sociology, language translation, international relations, . . .
Education and Teaching825special ed, early childhood education, middle school teaching, reading teaching, art education, education, physical education teaching, school Counselling, . . .
Therapy and Counselling341psychology, school psychology, community psychology, clinical psychology, experimental psychology, Counselling psychology, educational psychology
Nursing and Emergency Medicine303registered nursing, community nurse
Media288communication studies, journalism, advertising, radio and television, public relations, photojournalism
Security and Law Enforcement187criminal justice and safety
Science186biology, chemistry, biological and biomedical sciences, geology, physics, zoology, anatomical sciences, animal physiology, . . .
Engineering168engineering, industrial engineering, aerospace engineering
Family and Social Work146family studies, food and nutrition, public administration
Architecture and Planning137architecture, urban planning
Computer Science and Engineering112systems analyst, information science, computer security
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy104parks and recreation management, health and physical education, athletic trainer
Fine Arts83crafts and folk art, painting, art history and criticism
Photography and Commercial Art71commercial art
Design61interior design, fashion design
Medical Support and Technology54audiology and speech pathology
Mathematics53mathematics, systems science and theory, applied mathematics
Drama and Performing Arts47drama, dance
Medicine42medical preparatory, neuroscience, pre-med
Music38music, music performance, music theory and composition, music history and theory
Transportation37aviation tech
Art Studies21visual and performing arts
Conservation and Resource Management19conservation
Law14legal assistant
Religion and Philosophy11philosophy

Contact: Kent State

Kent State University Kent Campus

Kent, OH 44242-0001

General Phone: (330) 672-3000


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