Kent State University at Tuscarawas

Tel: (330)339-3391
2,408 students
Public institution
Kent State University's eight-campus network, one of the largest regional systems in the country, serves both the development of a true living/learning approach at the Kent Campus and regional needs on seven other campuses throughout Northeast Ohio. The Kent Campus provides the resources and facilities of a large, diverse university, while the Regional Campuses - Ashtabula, East Liverpool, Geauga, Salem, Stark, Trumbull and Tuscarawas - offer the friendly, casual atmosphere of small liberal arts colleges.
School Highlights:
Kent State University at Tuscarawas serves 2,408 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Kent State University at Tuscarawas is the only community colleges within Tuscarawas County, OH.
The nearest community college is Aultman College (22.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
College Kent State University at Tuscarawas Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 79 staff
61 staff
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 2,408 has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 112% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,408 students 1,296 students
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1
21:1
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 875 students
814 students
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,533 students
1,040 students
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
1%
21%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
2%
15%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Black (2006-2013)
% White
91%
51%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Unknown (2006-2013)
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.17 0.68
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,554 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,514 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,554 $5,660
Kent State University at Tuscarawas In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,514 $10,250
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
89%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Since its founding as a teacher-training school in 1910, Kent State has become an engine for economic, cultural and workforce development in the region and beyond as one of the premiere Ohio colleges. The university also has earned acclaim for applying new knowledge to address the needs of the communities it serves and society as a whole. Kent State University Tuscarawas Campus offers classes and coursework leading to 19 associate degrees, including a computer animation degree or veterinary assistant training degree, six bachelor's degrees and a master's degree in technology. With 272 undergraduate academic programs available on Kent State's eight-campus network and a strong financial aid program in place for qualifying students, KSU Tuscarawas is a great place to commence your college education. The Tuscarawas Campus offers 19 associate degrees, six bachelor's degrees in business management, general studies, justice studies, industrial technology, nursing and technology; and the Master of Technology Degree. A recently constructed Science and Advanced Technology Center provides 50,000-square-feet of laboratory and classroom space for science, nursing and workforce development. Currently, the Tuscarawas Campus is conducting a fundraising campaign to construct a 55,000-square-foot, $13.5 million Fine and Performing Arts center that will enable the campus to expand academic and cultural programming. Kent State University is accredited without reservation by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. In addition, programs at Kent State Tuscarawas have received accreditation from organizations such as the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs, the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Inc., the Ohio Board of Nursing and the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Aultman College
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    Canton, OH 44710
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    22.50300
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    Canton, OH 44720
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    (3.3)049-4617
    27.5015,443
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    Orrville, OH 44667
    (800)221-8308
    33.502,038
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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,611 per year for in-state students and $10,960 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,558 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 69%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Sanford-Brown College-Middleburg Heights. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.