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Office of the President

Dr. Para Jones

Choosing the right college is an important decision and can be a large investment. Stark State College makes the decision-making process easier.

Whether you choose to enroll in Stark State’s university transfer program or one of our applied technology degree programs, you can be assured of our commitment to provide high-quality, innovative educational programs and services.

One year at Stark State can save you 60% off the tuition at most public four-year colleges and universities, and our tuition is a fraction of the tuition at a private four-year college. We have transfer agreements with colleges and universities throughout Ohio, which makes it seamless and convenient for you to start here and finish anywhere!

Stark State can give you an edge—an opportunity to develop the skills demanded by today’s employers. With excellent instruction, personal attention and practical hands-on education in some of the hottest career fields, Stark State will equip you for success. Each year, nearly 15,000 students come to Stark State to prepare for a successful future.

We offer more than 200 programs of study, including transfer programs for those continuing at four-year colleges and beyond. Students prepare for careers in business; health care; information technology; industrial and engineering technology; automotive technology; culinary arts; human and social services; education and more.

As you explore colleges, I hope you will consider Stark State College. Spend less. Earn more. Go further.

Warmest regards,

Para M. Jones, Ph.D.


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