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Stark State College is a public institution situated in North Canton, Ohio. The suburban atmosphere of North Canton makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

2,798 Full-Time Undergraduates
$3,036 Avg In-State Tuition

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Stark State College Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Stark State College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
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#72 Best Value Health/Medical Admin Services Basic Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Stark State College has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#1 Best Sterile Processing Technology/Technician Schools College Factual
#3 Best Value Colleges for Civil Engineering Technology College Factual
#9 Best Civil Engineering Technology Schools College Factual
#9 Best Civil Engineering Technology Schools College Factual
#10 Best Value Colleges for Electronics Engineering Technology College Factual
#23 Best Electronics Engineering Technology Associate Degree Schools College Factual

Where Is Stark State College?

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Contact details for Stark State College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 6200 Frank Ave Nw, North Canton, OH 44720
Phone: 330-494-6170

Can I Afford Stark State College?

$3,036 In-State Tuition
34% Take Out Loans
15.9% Loan Default Rate
For the 2017-2018 academic year, part-time Stark State College students paid $127 per credit hour if they lived in-state. Out-of-state students paid $256 per credit hour. The costs for full-time students are given in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $3,036 $6,132
Fees $1,274 $1,274
Books and Supplies $1,100 $1,100

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Stark State College, approximately 34% of students took out student loans averaging $4,359 a year. That adds up to $17,436 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Stark State College is 15.9%. 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

2,798 Full-Time Undergraduates
54% Women
26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 10,772 undergraduate students at Stark State College, with 2,798 being full-time and 7,974 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 2,798 full-time undergraduates at Stark State College, 46% are male and 54% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Stark State College students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 89
Black or African American 422
Hispanic or Latino 73
White 2,041
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 172

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

3,807 Took All Classes Online
7,603 Took At Least One Class Online
24.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 7,603 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Stark State College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 8th most popular in Ohio for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of Stark State College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Stark State College was 24.6%. This is the #846 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
Civil Drafting & Civil Engineering CAD/CADD 83%
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 12%
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 44%
Health & Medical Administrative Services 14%
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder 21%

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
Sterile Processing Technology/Technician #1
Computer Engineering Technology #7
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology #7
Computer Engineering Technology #10
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science #37
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder #53
Engineering Technologies #130
Health & Medical Administrative Services #311

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 Trade School Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 45 0 39 84
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 31 20 0 51
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 0 48 48
Computer Engineering Technology 16 30 0 46
Dental Assisting/Assistant 32 8 0 40
Welding Engineering Technology 25 0 12 37
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage 4 11 18 33
Petroleum Technology/Technician 17 11 4 32
Automotive Engineering Technology 17 13 0 30
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder 10 0 19 29
Civil Engineering Technology 0 26 0 26
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0 24 0 24
Electrical, Electronic & Communications Engineering Technology 1 21 0 22
Physical Therapy Assistant 0 22 0 22
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology 9 10 0 19
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling 7 11 0 18
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0 17 0 17
Respiratory Care Therapy 0 16 0 16
Surgical Technology 0 9 7 16
Laboratory Technician 0 15 0 15
CAD/CADD Drafting &/or Design Technology 14 0 0 14
Industrial Technology 9 1 3 13
Occupational Therapist Assistant 0 13 0 13
Construction Engineering Technology 12 0 0 12
Architectural Drafting & Architectural CAD/CADD 8 2 0 10
Culinary Arts/Chef Training 0 9 0 9
Truck & Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator & Instructor 9 0 0 9
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 0 8 0 8
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineering Technology 0 3 4 7
Sterile Processing Technology/Technician 1 1 5 7
Civil Drafting & Civil Engineering CAD/CADD 6 0 0 6
Robotics Technology 4 1 1 6
Hydraulics & Fluid Power Technology 0 4 2 6
Surveying Technology/Surveying 5 0 0 5
Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist 2 3 0 5
Hazardous Materials Information Systems Technology 4 0 0 4
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist 3 0 0 3
General Drafting & Design Technology 2 0 0 2
Other Environmental Control Technologies 1 0 0 1
General Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair 1 0 0 1
Biomedical Technology 0 0 0 0
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology 0 0 0 0
Other Electrical & Electronic Engineering Technologies 0 0 0 0
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology 0 0 0 0
Hazardous Materials Management & Waste Technology 0 0 0 0
Manufacturing Engineering Technology 0 0 0 0
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies, Other 0 0 0 0
Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 295 309 162 766

References

*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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