Stark State College

North Canton, OH 44720
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Stark State College is one of the thirty-three public 2-year colleges in Ohio. The campus is located in a suburb, in North Canton.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 11,613 students attend the school. Every year 15% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Stark State College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $2,796, and fees were $890. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,904 and $890 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Number of Students11,613
Student to Faculty Ratio21:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate53%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 11 103
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 86.4%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1976 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
10/01/1994 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $95
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$117/credit
In State Students$117/credit
Out of State Students$246/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $5,265 $5,265 $11,070
ADN 70 $8,190 $8,190 $17,220
BSN 125 $14,625 $14,625 $30,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 82% of Stark State College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 58% $3,962
Other Federal Grant 13% $410
State Grant & Scholarships 8% $2,087
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 21% $798
Federal Student Loans 40% $4,270
Private Loans 1% $5,174


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$5,809
$30,001 to $48,000$6,528
$48,001 to $75,000$7,708
$75,001 to $110,000$7,754
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Ohio state board of nursing.
Stark State College
6200 Frank Ave NW
North Canton, OH 44720

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