SSC Akron Temporary Location

Stark State Akron will offer classes in January

Stark State College announces the opening of a temporary site at 755 White Pond Dr. in Akron, where the College will begin offering classes in January 2017. The temporary site enables the College to serve student need and demand until the permanent Stark State College Akron facility at Perkins and Market streets is completed. “We’ve […]

Stark State College ready to assist former ITT Tech students

In the wake of ITT Technical Institute’s closure of area campuses this week, Stark State College is ready to serve and support students affected by the shutdown. “While we don’t have immediate access to a list of ITT students, we are making known in the impacted geographic region our programs that could benefit these students […]

Washington Monthly College Rankings

Stark State College among top 25 in inaugural ranking of best two-year colleges for adult learners

Of the nation’s 1,171 community colleges, Stark State College was named among the top 25 deemed “best for adult learners” in the just-released Washington Monthly magazine annual College Guide and Rankings. Stark State is the fourth largest of Ohio’s community and technical colleges and is ranked 14th fastest-growing among American colleges and universities from 2004-2014 by The […]

Carnival of Wheels

Car show to benefit Stark State auto technology scholarship

Hundreds of vehicles will take over a parking lot at Stark State College for the annual Carnival of Wheels car show, happening from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 11. Street rods, hot rods, customs, classics, race cars, tractors, trucks, motorcycles and more will be on display. The family-friendly event also will include a 50/50 […]

Accelerated courses offered at Stark State College

Students can get farther, faster on the road to a career with Stark State College’s Accler8 sessions. The classes cover a full-semester curriculum in half the time. The online and on-campus courses, offered at the lowest tuition in the region, include offerings in accounting and finance, office skills, biology, chemistry, communications, computer science and information […]

Stark State College announces summer 2016 president’s list and dean’s list

Stark State College has announced the summer 2016 president’s list and dean’s list. Full-time students eligible for the summer president’s list must complete six or more credit hours and earn a GPA of 4.0 during that semester. To be eligible for the summer dean’s list, students must complete six or more credit hours and earn […]

Daybreak art quilt by Irene Tobias Rodriguez

Irene Tobias Rodriguez art show set for September at Stark State College

“Eclectic Expression,” artwork by award-winning artist Irene Tobias Rodriguez, will be on display from Sept 5-30 in the Stark State College gallery on the second floor of the Student Center. The public is invited to an artist’s reception Sept. 14 from 6-7:30 p.m. in Room S204 in the Student Center. An artist and art teacher, […]

Chris and Catie Rondinella

Siblings find education that works at Stark State

They’re siblings who like to know how things work and wanted an education that worked for them. Although they took different routes to Stark State College, Chris and Catie Rondinella both brought their inquiring minds here. They agreed, too, on the reasons Stark State was the best route to a career: affordable tuition, great professors, […]

Selena Myers

Stark State’s Myers named among 30 for the Future

Selena Myers, coordinator of Stark State College’s Barberton Satellite Center, is a recipient of the tenth annual 30 for the Future award by the Greater Akron Chamber. As part of the Chamber’s strategy to attract and retain talent in the region, the 30 for the Future award honors young professionals ages 25-39 whose stellar contributions […]