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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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October 12, 2021

Stark State College sets fall open houses, more than half off spring tuition

(North Canton, OH – Oct. 12, 2021) – Prospective students can learn more about the spring semester tuition deal of more than half off ($100 off per credit hour) at Stark State College’s upcoming open houses.

September 27, 2021

Stark State Akron medical assisting info night set for Oct. 12

(North Canton, OH – Sept. 27, 2021) – Stark State College Akron will host a medical assisting information night at 360 Perkins St. on Oct. 12 from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

September 16, 2021

Stark State College Renews Sister College Agreement With Akron Public Schools

(Akron, OH – Sept. 16, 2021) – Akron Public Schools (APS) announced a three-year renewal of the sister college agreement between Stark State and Kenmore-Garfield High School. As a sister college, Stark State will continue to give support and provide resources to APS students as they explore various college and career options.

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Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Coming up with a research question – STUDENT SUCCESS WORKSHOP
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Career Community Engagement Series – Psychology and Sociology
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Applications due for Fall Graduation, One-Year ODHE Certificates/ Career Enhancement Certificates
Oct 21 all-day
[resume 101] “Work it” virtual workshop
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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