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Kent State University at Geauga

Kent State University at Geauga is an Associate's college with 2646 students located in Burton, OH.

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Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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The Geauga Campus is one of the seven regional campuses of the Kent State University system and is strategically, conveniently, and centrally located on 87 acres of land in the approximate geographic center of Geauga County. Founded in 1964 and located in Burton, Ohio, it is 30 miles east of Cleveland, 25 miles north of Warren, and about 40 miles northeast of Kent, home of the main campus. The campus is the only institution of higher learning in the county, which is one of the fastest growing in the state of Ohio. The county has a lot of growth potential and opportunity for the Geauga Campus. The campus is positioning itself for that growth.

Serving over 2500 students, the Geauga Campus provides its students in its service area with quality academic instruction in several key areas. It provides a wide variety of Kent Core courses and 2 year and 4 year degree programs. Every effort is made to assure success by providing basic skills with computer testing, developmental education courses, tutoring in selected subjects, and reasonable accommodations for the learning disabled and for those with physical handicaps.

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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 2,646
Gender 38% Male / 62% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 23% Full Time / 77% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 46% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 81%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 1%
International 1%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Ethnicity Unknown 4%
Black or African American 9%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries
  • Remedial Coursework

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (55%), Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities, Other (29%), Computer Programming, Specific Applications (12%), Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities, Other (2%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

Any single instructional program in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities not listed above.

Associates

Any single instructional program in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities not listed above.

Associates

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Associates

A program that prepares individuals to apply the knowledge and skills of general computer programming to the solution of specific operational problems and customization requirements presented by individual software users and organizational users. Includes training in specific types of software and its installation and maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Computer Programmers
Create, modify, and test the code, forms, and script that allow computer applications to run. Work from specifications drawn up by software developers or other individuals. May assist software developers by analyzing user needs and designing software solutions. May develop and write computer programs to store, locate, and retrieve specific documents, data, and information.
Software Developers, Applications
Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility programs. Analyze user needs and develop software solutions. Design software or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. May analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team. May supervise computer programmers.
Software Developers, Systems Software
Research, design, develop, and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software for medical, industrial, military, communications, aerospace, business, scientific, and general computing applications. Set operational specifications and formulate and analyze software requirements. May design embedded systems software. Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.

Administration & Faculty

Dean Dr. David Mohan
Accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Full-time Faculty 38
Student : Faculty Ratio 26 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 21 : 78
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 18
Tenure Track Faculty 5
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 76
International Faculty 10

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $9,123 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $7,716
$30K-$48K $8,554
$48K-$75K $11,698
$75K-$110K $12,825
$110K+ $12,967

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $5,554, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

In-State

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $5,554 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $9,960
Books $1,400 $1,400
Total (before financial aid) $6,954 $16,914

Out-of-State

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $13,514 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $9,960
Books $1,400 $1,400
Total (before financial aid) $14,914 $24,874

Students Receiving Aid

48% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 61% $5,336
Federal Scholarships/Grants 46% $4,184
Institutional Grants 3% $713
Other Federal Grants 3% $600
Other Loans 1% $5,433
Pell Grants 46% $4,144
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 4% $932
Student Loans 61% $5,451

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

7% of students graduated on time.

21% of students graduated in six years.

61% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

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