Kent State University at East Liverpool

  • 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 East Liverpool serves 1,123 students (9% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kent State University at East Liverpool(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions SchoolsBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty39 staff39 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Kent State University at East Liverpool has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Kent State University at East Liverpool diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 52% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,123 students823 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:127:1
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# Full-Time Students104 students475 students
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# Part-Time Students1,019 students348 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
4%
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% Black
6%
14%
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% White
81%
66%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
3%
8%
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Diversity Score0.340.53
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College Completion Rate
12%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,700$30,800
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $5,664 is more than the state average of $4,856. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $13,624 is more than the state average of $11,120. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,664$4,856
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Out-State Tuition Fees$13,624$11,120
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$25,000$19,930
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,750$6,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Kent State University at East Liverpool and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2019 (or 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. Established in 1965, Kent State's East Liverpool Campus occupies a downtown site overlooking the Ohio River and includes the Main Building, Memorial Auditorium, Mary Patterson Building and a Commons. Kent State University East Liverpool Campus offers classes and coursework leading to 12 associate degrees and seven bachelor's degrees, including one of Ohio's occupational therapy assistant programs, computer technology and physical therapy assistant training. With small class sizes, available counseling and tutoring to help students excel, and over 200 academic paths that can be started on campus and completed within the Kent State system, our southeastern Ohio campus is a convenient center for learning and career enhancement. Kent State University is accredited without reservation by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Kent State University at East Liverpool is Ohio Valley College of Technology (4.3 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,856 per year for in-state students and $11,120 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,406 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 76%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Ohio Business College-Sheffield. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.