Kent State University at East Liverpool

400 E 4th St, East Liverpool, OH

Campus image of Kent State University at East Liverpool

The East Liverpool Campus is one of the Kent State University regional campuses and is located in Columbiana County, an area rich in agriculture soil and mining resources. Clay is abundant in East Liverpool, making it the leader in pottery production in the country.

With its humble beginning as a academic center in the International Brotherhood of Pottery building, it become part of one of the largest campus system in the country through the generosity of the East Liverpool City Schools. It sold the former high school buildings for $1 to Kent in June 1968.

Choose from its 28 degree programs with 14 bachelor’s degrees taught by expert and experienced faculty in small class sizes at affordable tuition rates. And as a student, you’ll receive extra assistance and advice from the school as you plan or complete your coursework, find ways to take classes, take free tutoring, and connect with college representatives.

You’ll have fun joining clubs and organizations which give back to the society who has been generous and supportive of the school. The community continually provides network connections with business leaders and area professionals for internship and employment opportunities.

It is also good to note that it offers beneficial programs like Post Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO), Seniors to Sophomores (s2s), STAR, scholarships and Veteran services for aspiring students.

The campus is located at off state Route 11 with spectacular view of the Ohio River. Together with its twin campus in Salem, you’ll be one of 3,500 students enrolled annually.

With such resources, services and community, you’ll feel secured of your path in completing your degree and having a bright future. Kent State University will be there to help in your every step towards your personal and professional goals.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $9,600. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $40 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are:
    • In-State Tuition: $5,700-$6,800
    • Nonresident Student Tuition: $14,000-$16,640
  • Charges for part-time students are:
    • In-State: $260-$310 per unit
    • Out-of-State: $620-$740 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid89%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships71%$4,404
Receiving Student Loans77%$5,456
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Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Kent State University at East Liverpool may provide student services including:

  • Online course work available
  • Remedial courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Employing students to lower education costs
  • Assisting students to find work

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Many community colleges are not only a source of technical or career training but also a stepping stone for students to transfer-out to a 4-year college, therefore we have included both graduation and transfer rates below and how Kent State University at East Liverpool compares against other community colleges in Columbiana County and the community colleges in Ohio as a whole.

 Kent State University at East LiverpoolColumbiana CountyOhio
Graduation Rate17.2%24.3%18.2%
Transfer-out Rate14.7%17.1%21.4%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program
    • Accredited by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (since 1992)
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Kent State University at East Liverpool by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences


Health and Clinical Professions

Liberal Arts and Sciences

    Natural Resources and Conservation

    Security and Protective Services

    Other Community Colleges Nearby

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    Contact Information

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