Stark State College Overview
Located in North Canton, Ohio, Stark State College is a public institution. North Canton is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.
What Is Stark State College Known For?
- The associate's degree is the highest award offered at Stark State College.
- In 2017-2018, 32% of the faculty were full-time.
Stark State College Rankings
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
Stark State College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Stark State College.
Where Is Stark State College?
Contact details for Stark State College are given below.
|Address:||6200 Frank Ave Nw, North Canton, OH 44720|
How Do I Get Into Stark State College?
You can apply to Stark State College online at: https://www.starkstate.edu/admissions_form/
Can I Afford Stark State College?
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Stark State College, approximately 35% of students took out student loans averaging $4,108 a year. That adds up to $16,432 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Stark State College is 21.8%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.
Stark State College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 3,053 full-time undergraduates at Stark State College, 46% are male and 54% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Stark State College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||460|
|Hispanic or Latino||67|
Over 14 countries are represented at Stark State College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, India, and Nigeria.
Online Learning at Stark State College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Stark State College has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 22nd most popular in Ohio for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Stark State College
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Stark State College was 6.1%. This is the #1,594 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Stark State College regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Stark State College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Business Administration & Management||12%|
|Business, Management & Marketing||20%|
|Computer & Information Sciences||2%|
|Finance & Financial Management||33%|
|Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities||13%|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||13%|
|Transportation & Materials Moving||33%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Stark State College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Stark State College.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Computer Engineering Technology||#4|
|Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science||#24|
|Computer Software & Applications||#38|
|Finance & Financial Management||#50|
|Computer & Information Sciences||#267|
|Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities||#341|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||#341|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Stark State College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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