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Why choose Stark State?

My goal was to get through school as debt-free as possible. At Stark State, I’ve got that covered.

Daniel O'Grady
- Daniel O’Grady
automation and robotics major

I’m getting a wonderful education at a very affordable price. I wish all graduating seniors knew the economic advantage of completing your first two years of college at Stark State.

Bailey Doerfler
- Bailey Doerfler
computer graphic arts - digital photography major

After much research, I found Stark State provided the best education in this field, as well as the most affordable. I came here because I wanted to learn from the best in my field, and I haven’t been disappointed.

Michael Felcyn
- Michael Felcyn

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February 18, 2021

Stark State College offers free eight-week class

(North Canton, OH –Feb. 18, 2021) – Stark State College is offering free tuition for any one eight-week class that begins March 22.

February 05, 2021

Stark State College sets CDL info night

(North Canton, OH – Feb. 5, 2021) – Because drivers are in demand, Stark State College will host an information night for its CDL program at 5 p.m. Feb. 15 at Stark State College Akron, 360 Perkins St.

February 01, 2021

Public-private partnership among Stark State College, University of Mount Union and Alliance Community Hospital will benefit students and community

(North Canton, OH – Feb. 1, 2021) – Effective Feb. 1, the University of Mount Union will sublease Stark State College’s Alliance satellite facility for its academic programs through a unique public-private partnership to benefit students and the community.

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Virtual faculty/staff workshop | Common Read discussion: Bandwidth Recovery
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Virtual student workshops | Learn about primary, secondary, tertiary sources
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Virtual faculty/staff workshop | Bring your lesson idea to life using Blackboard design
Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Response Team REACH OUT (for faculty & staff)
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Virtual student workshops | Life’s balancing act
Feb 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
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