Dr. Arthur Benjamin, a magician

MatheMagics to be conjured at Stark State College

A free, public presentation of “MatheMagics” will be presented at 2 p.m. Nov. 5 in Stark State College’s Silk Auditorium, 6200 Frank Ave. NW. Dr. Arthur Benjamin, a magician and a professor of mathematics at Harvey Mudd College in California, will provide an entertaining and fast-paced performance explaining how to mentally add and multiply numbers […]

Stark State College ShaleNET education and training expands with new funding, partners

Stark State College’s ShaleNET Share project, which increases access to the innovative ShaleNET oil and gas industry curriculum, is already expanding. Belmont College has joined Stark State, Eastern Gateway Community College and Hocking College as an education partner, while Chevron Corporation has joined the group as an industry partner, adding $215,000 in funding to the […]

Stark State, other Ohio community colleges announce partnership with Western Governors University

The Ohio Association of Community Colleges (OACC) today announced a new partnership with Western Governors University (WGU) that allows Ohio community college graduates to seamlessly transfer their coursework to WGU while also receiving discounted tuition to the accredited, online university. “The needs of adult college students are different than those attending straight out of high […]

“Trunks” by Peter Castillo, watercolor.

Canton Artists League featured during October art show at Stark State College

“Diversity Abounds,” artwork by members of the Canton Artists League, will be on display Oct. 4-27 in the Stark State College gallery on the second floor of the Student Center. The public is invited to an artists’ reception Oct. 19 from 6-7:30 p.m. in Room S204 in the Student Center. Works in watercolor, oil, acrylic, […]

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 […]