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  • Students

    Find out more about the characteristics of students who attend KSU.

  • Admissions

    See how many students applied, accepted, and enrolled at KSU. Learn more about students’ high school preparation and test scores.

  • College Costs & Financial Aid

    Learn about costs to attend KSU and how much financial aid is typically awarded.

  • Net Price Calculator

    Estimate your cost to attend KSU in a few simple steps.

  • Classes and Campus Life

    Learn more about professors, where students live, and campus safety at KSU.

  • Student Experiences

    Discover ways to be actively involved in your education at KSU – inside and outside the classroom.

  • Majors, Graduation and Next Steps

    See which majors are most popular at KSU and what recent graduates plan to do after earning their bachelor's degree.

  • Student Success & Progress

    Discover how many students who start at KSU finish their bachelor's degree and how long it takes.

  • Student Learning Outcomes

    Figure out what learning gains to expect in critical thinking, writing, and other important subjects at KSU.

KSU Classes & Instructors

Classroom Environment
Students per Faculty 21 to 1
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 30 students 78%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 92%
Total Full-Time Instructional Faculty 928
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Female 52%
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Persons of Color 6%
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Have the Highest Academic Degree Offered in Their Field of Study Data Not Available

Campus-based Housing

82% of new freshmen live in campus-based housing or residence halls.
28% of all undergraduates live on campus

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Campus Safety

Kent State University has one of the safest campuses in the nation, according to the FBI's annual Uniformed Crime Report. A nationwide study by the Consortium for Higher Education Campus Crime Research ranked Kent State in the lowest two percent of crime for universities of comparable size.

On the Kent Campus, Kent State Police Services is the only nationally accredited law enforcement agency at an Ohio public university and was one of the first university police departments in the nation to be accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies. The designation recognizes the Kent State police department as a select organization that consistently demonstrates excellence and serves as a model for police, sheriff and other law enforcement agencies around the country.

Kent State Police Services is empowered by the State of Ohio to enforce state laws and is directed by the university's board of trustees to enforce certain rules and regulations of the university. Essentially, the police officers at the university have the same authority as their state and municipal counterparts.

Campus Crime Statistics

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