Kent State University at Tuscarawas

330 University Dr N.E.
New Philadelphia, OH 44663-9403
Tel: (330)339-3391
  • 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 2,301 students (35% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • 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 78 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Kent State University at Tuscarawas(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty78 staff34 staff
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,301 has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 28:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 62% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,301 students755 students
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio30:128:1
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students797 students471 students
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students1,504 students284 students
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
-
1%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
3%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Hispanic (2009-2016)
% Black
1%
12%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Black (2007-2016)
% White
93%
73%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
3%
10%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas 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.0.130.44
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
19%
31%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2009)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,700$31,400
Kent State University at Tuscarawas 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 Tuscarawas In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$13,624$11,177
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%92%
Kent State University at Tuscarawas % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$25,997$21,960
Kent State University at Tuscarawas Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$7,090
Kent State University at Tuscarawas 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. 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
    Private, non-profit
    300 students | 22.50 Mi2600 6th St SW
    Canton OH  44710
    (330)363-6347
    22.50300
  • 471 students | 26.00 Mi4300 Munson Street, NW
    Canton OH  44718
    (330)494-1214
    26.00471
  • 4,678 students | 27.50 Mi6000 Frank Ave NW
    North Canton OH  44720
    (330)499-9600
    27.504,678
  • 14,097 students | 27.50 Mi6200 Frank Ave NW
    North Canton OH  44720
    (330)494-6170
    27.5014,097
  • 1,779 students | 33.50 Mi1901 Smucker Rd
    Orrville OH  44667
    (800)221-8308
    33.501,779
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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.