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- Additional information about the tuition discount.
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- Specific content from a program coordinator about your program of choice.
Paying for grad school just got easier!
Kent State University is now offering in-state tuition for master’s and doctoral* degree programs to anyone who has earned a bachelor’s degree from an Ohio institution.
Domestic master’s and doctoral* students who are newly admitted for the upcoming Fall 2020, Spring 2021 or Summer 2021 semesters are now eligible to receive in-state tuition. This tuition discount even includes Kent State's online programs!
*Please note that the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine is not included in this offer.
Yes! Congratulations, you now qualify for in-state tuition!
Currently, the in-state tuition discount will be automatically applied to students who meet the requirements and are admitted to a master’s or doctoral program for Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 semesters.
Unfortunately, no. The in-state tuition discount only applies to new, incoming students for the Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 semesters.
This discount will be applied automatically when we receive your official bachelor’s degree conferral transcript from an Ohio institution. No application is needed.
No. Only those who have earned a bachelor's degree from an Ohio college or university will qualify for in-state tuition for Kent State University's graduate programs.
No, this offer only applies to domestic students. If you are a U.S. citizen, refugee or asylee then you are a domestic student.
Yes. The in-state tuition discount does not apply to the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine. Certificate, license, endorsement and other non-degree programs are also not eligible for in-state tuition. This offer is only available for master’s and doctoral degree programs.
Kent State University is dedicated to providing prospective and current graduate students with educational resources to help navigate graduate school. These resources provide easy to digest content on a wide variety of topics including why you should apply to graduate school, specific program information and guides for particular groups of applicants, such as career changers and parents. Explore all our resources below!
An increasing number of students are returning to school for their graduate degree, either to advance their current career or transition to a new field. This guide provides all of the graduate programs offered at Kent State and describes several of the fast-growing degrees available in each college.
Choosing to earn a graduate degree is a big decision — obviously one you are carefully researching and considering. To streamline the process, we’ve developed a comprehensive guide that offers everything you’ll need to decide on and apply to grad school, all in one place.
Earning a graduate degree will put you in a position to make the career change you’ve been hoping for. Learn why going back to school could be a smart move for you with our interactive guide. We’ll debunk common myths, explore top grad programs and explain key stages of the application process.
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Whether you are just beginning to consider the possibility of graduate school or wrapping up your degree and looking for a job — our weekly articles will offer you industry insights, practical tips, and testimonials from real Kent State students and faculty members to help you along the way.