Free financial aid event hosted by Stark State College

  All prospective and current college students in the area are welcome to attend the free statewide college financial aid event College Goal Sunday on Feb. 14 at 2 p.m. in Room M102 at Stark State College, 6200 Frank Ave. N.W. in Jackson Township. The program helps students, as well as parents, complete the Free […]

Stark State College offers free machining skills training in Akron

Students who qualify can learn machining skills at no cost and complete a paid internship at a local company, thanks to a grant through Stark State College from the U.S. Department of Labor. Classes are held at Garfield High School February 15 – April 29. Students will earn an industry certification through the program. Paid […]

Stark State College announces fall 2015 president’s list and dean’s list

(North Canton, OH – Jan. 19, 2016) – Stark State College has announced the fall 2015 president’s list and dean’s list.

To be eligible for the president’s list, students must earn a 4.0 GPA during the semester. To be eligible for the dean’s list, students must earn a 3.5 GPA for the semester.

Full-time students are those who have completed 12 or more credit hours during the semester while part-time students are those who have earned at least six but fewer than 12 credit hours for the semester.

Fossils and minerals inspiration for art exhibit at Stark State College

  (North Canton, OH – Jan. 14, 2016) – Artist Cheri Mohn’s “Paleomorphic Series” will run through Jan. 29 in the Stark State College gallery on the second floor of the Student Center at 6200 Frank Ave. NW in North Canton. Inspired by the patterns of fossils and minerals under microscopes in her geology classes […]

Stark State College announces fall 2015 graduates

(North Canton, OH – May 18, 2015) – Stark State College held its fall commencement ceremonies Jan. 10 at the Canton Memorial Civic Center. The members of the fall 2015 graduating class receiving associate degrees are listed below, by city:

Stark State College offers accelerated online courses

(North Canton, OH – Jan. 8, 2016) – Students can now get farther, faster on the road to a career with Stark State College’s new Accler8 sessions. The classes cover a full semester curriculum in half the time.

Stark State College Foundation names new members

(North Canton, OH – Jan. 6, 2016) – The Stark State College Foundation has named Judith Lancaster and Dwight Parrish to its board of directors.

Their terms run through June 30, 2017.

Stark State College receives funding to help students with emergency expenses

(North Canton, OH – Jan. 4, 2016) – Stark State College has received a $79,300 to help students cover emergency expenses and stay in school.

The Dash Emergency Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation is designed to help prevent students with significant financial need from dropping out of college when faced with unexpected expenses, such as a car repair or medical bill. Students apply directly to the College and expenses are paid within 48 hours of the approved application.