Understanding Tuition & Fees
Understanding the tuition related to going to Kent State allows you to plan financially for 4-6 years. Check out the data below to understand how Kent State's price compares to other schools and if you need to prepare for tuition increases.
Kent State Tuition Prices Versus Other Schools
The following table shows how Kent State compares to other colleges nationally, regionally and by state.
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In-State Students Will Get a Tuition Discount
The cost of tuition and fees at Kent State is reduced significantly for residents of Ohio. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $10,012 for the 2018 - 2019 year, a 46.0% discount off the full price. Tuition is $10,012 and fees $0.
Kent State fees and tuition for out-of-state students is $18,554 for the 2018 - 2019 school year. Of this total, $18,554 was the price of tuition and $0 the expense of fees.
Look at the table below to find 2018 - 2019 school year costs.
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Tuition and Fees Projection
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending Kent State University at Kent increased at an average annual rate of 1.0% within the last five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 1.0% and fees increased by 0.0%. Due to this, we predict the price of tuition and fees for this year will be $18,734.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $37,650 and for a four year degree to be $76,033. This doesn't include other costs including room and board, books, and transportation.
Look at projected potential tuition and fees for Kent State students which includes residency based reductions in the below chart.
Be aware of just how much the tuition and fees are increasing yearly. At most colleges students will wind up spending more on their last year of school compared to what they did for their first.
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