Kent State University at East Liverpool

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  • 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 1,481 students (14% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Kent State University at East Liverpool is one of 3 community colleges within Columbiana County, OH.
  • The nearest community college is Ohio Valley College of Technology (4.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Kent State University at East Liverpool(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty39 staff34 staff
Kent State University at East Liverpool Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,481 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,481 students755 students
Kent State University at East Liverpool Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio38:128:1
Kent State University at East Liverpool Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students204 students471 students
Kent State University at East Liverpool Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students1,277 students284 students
Kent State University at East Liverpool Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kent State University at East Liverpool Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
1%
Kent State University at East Liverpool Asian (2014-2016)
% Hispanic
4%
3%
Kent State University at East Liverpool Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
2%
12%
Kent State University at East Liverpool Black (2007-2016)
% White
88%
73%
Kent State University at East Liverpool White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Kent State University at East Liverpool More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
1%
10%
Kent State University at East Liverpool Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups 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.0.220.44
Kent State University at East Liverpool Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
8%
31%
Kent State University at East Liverpool Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2009)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,700$31,400
Kent State University at East Liverpool Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $5,664 is less than the state average of $5,997. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $13,624 is more than the state average of $11,177. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,664$5,997
Kent State University at East Liverpool In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$13,624$11,177
Kent State University at East Liverpool Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%92%
Kent State University at East Liverpool % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$25,997$21,960
Kent State University at East Liverpool Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$7,090
Kent State University at East Liverpool Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (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.

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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,997 per year for in-state students and $11,177 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,873 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 81%. 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 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Fortis College-Columbus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.