As Northeast Ohio’s leading public research university Kent State is the second largest university in Ohio, ranked as one of the top 200 universities in the world by Times Higher Education of London and one of best nationally by U.S. News & World Report.
Kent State University is Northeast Ohio’s leading public research university and the second largest university in Ohio with more than 41,000 students. The university’s eight-campus system, among the largest regional systems in the country, serves both the development of a true living/learning approach at the Kent Campus and the regional needs on seven other campuses throughout Northeast Ohio. Kent State is ranked as one of the top 200 universities in the world by Times Higher Education of London and one of best national universities by U.S. News & World Report. The university also is ranked among the nation’s 77 public research universities demonstrating high-research activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
Kent State offers numerous distinguishing programs – one of 34 programs in financial engineering worldwide; one of the nation’s top 10 fashion schools; the only architecture program in northern Ohio; the largest flight program in the state; a nationally acclaimed Honors College; the leading academic center for liquid crystal research; doctoral programs in nursing and biomedical sciences, and one of America’s best business schools, according to U.S. News and World Report and Princeton Review. Today, Kent State has become an engine for economic, cultural and workforce development – locally and internationally – as one of the premier Ohio universities. The university boasts nearly 200,000 alumni worldwide since its founding in 1910. For more information on Kent State, visit www.kent.edu.