1,052
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
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Overview

Kent State University / College of Communication and Information is located in Kent, OH, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Business Administration/Master of Library and Information Sciences (MBA/MLIS)
Master of Education/Master of Library and Information Science (M Ed/MLIS)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
Master of Library and Information Science/Master of Science (MLIS/MS)
Master of Digital Sciences (MDS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 879
Doctoral Degrees 3
Other Advanced Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required for some
Thesis, project, or internships
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

563
Applied
460
Accepted
232
Enrolled
82%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th December 15th No
Spring deadline November 25th October 25th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, goal statement, writing samples
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, goal statement, writing samples

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1052
Total Graduate Students
69%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
30%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.95%
Black or African American 5.7%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 1.05%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 1.33%
Unknown 5.99%

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

128
Total faculty
Full-time (67)
Part-time (61)
Male (55)
Female (73)

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 5190
Kent, OH  44242-0001
United States
Contact Amy Reynolds
Professor and Dean
Email: areyno24@kent.edu
Phone: 330-672-2950