Kent State University at Salem

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Salem, OH

$6,116

Avg in-state tuition

$14,992

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Kent State University at Salem

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Kent State University at Salem is a small public university located on a rural campus in Salem, Ohio. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,729, and admissions are selective. The university offers 16 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 23%, and a student-faculty ratio of 21:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,116, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $14,992.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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Retention Rate Insight

54% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

23% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

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Open admission Yes

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SAT & ACT

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Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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2k

Students enrolled

47%

Online student enrollment

21:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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Demographics

White

84%

Black

5%

Unknown

4%

Hispanic

3%

Two or more races

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

72%

Socio-economic diversity

50% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

51%

State Grant Aid

Information not available

Institution Grant Aid

75%

Pell Grant

50%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,264
State Grant Aid Information not available
Institution Grant Aid $1,092
Pell Grant Aid $4,599

Financial Outlook

$25k

Average student debt after graduation

$34k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.