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University Of Akron Main Campus - Akron, OH

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2017-18, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

University Of Akron Main Campus

School Overview

Highest degree offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Type of Institution: Public
Religious affiliation: Not Applicable

Contacting the School

Student Body Size and Diversity

Enrollment
Total Enrollment: 20,169
Full-time enrollment: 15,626
Part-time enrollment: 4,543
% Women: 47.86%
% Men: 52.14%
Minority Enrollment
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.12%
Asian: 3.01%
Black or African American: 11.34%
Hispanic/Latino: 2.65%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0.03%

Degree Levels

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
  • Doctor's degree - professional practice

Degree Programs


Architecture And Related Services
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • African Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Women's Studies
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Journalism, Other
  • Radio and Television
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Programming, Other
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
  • Computer Science
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
  • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Personal And Culinary Services
  • Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
  • Community College Education
  • Superintendency and Educational System Administration
  • Educational/Instructional Technology
  • Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement
  • Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other
  • Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Art Teacher Education
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Technical Teacher Education
  • Drama and Dance Teacher Education
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
  • Education, Other
Engineering
  • Engineering, General
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Transportation and Highway Engineering
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Polymer/Plastics Engineering
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Chemical Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Quality Control Technology/Technician
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Surveying Technology/Surveying
  • Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Linguistics
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • French Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Housing and Human Environments, General
  • Family Systems
  • Child Development
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, Other
Legal Professions And Studies
  • Law
  • Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
  • Health Law
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
English Language And Literature/Letters
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Writing, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology, General
  • Zoology/Animal Biology
  • Ecology
Mathematics And Statistics
  • Mathematics, General
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Statistics, General
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Gerontology
  • Museology/Museum Studies
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Philosophy
Physical Sciences
  • Chemistry, General
  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geophysics and Seismology
  • Physics, General
  • Physics, Other
Psychology
  • Psychology, General
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Geropsychology
  • Forensic Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
  • Fire Protection, Other
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Community Organization and Advocacy
  • Public Administration
  • Social Work
  • Social Work, Other
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
Social Sciences
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Archeology
  • Criminology
  • Economics, General
  • Applied Economics
  • Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
  • Development Economics and International Development
  • Economics, Other
  • Geography
  • Geographic Information Science and Cartography
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • National Security Policy Studies
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Political Science and Government, Other
  • Sociology
  • Urban Studies/Affairs
  • Social Sciences, Other
Visual And Performing Arts
  • Dance, General
  • Graphic Design
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Photography
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Sculpture
  • Printmaking
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Conducting
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Voice and Opera
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Stringed Instruments
  • Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Medical Office Management/Administration
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant
  • Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
  • Surgical Technology/Technologist
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Histologic Technician
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
  • Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
  • Public Health, General
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Nursing Practice
  • Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Office Management and Supervision
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Accounting
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
  • Accounting and Related Services, Other
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
  • General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Small Business Administration/Management
  • Finance, General
  • Financial Planning and Services
  • International Finance
  • Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Restaurant/Food Services Management
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Management Information Systems and Services, Other
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Marketing, Other
  • Real Estate
  • Taxation
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
  • Merchandising and Buying Operations
  • Retailing and Retail Operations
  • Selling Skills and Sales Operations
  • General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
History
  • History, General
  • Asian History

Special Student Services

Academic Services

  • Weekend/evening college
  • Remedial services
  • Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
  • Study abroad
  • Dual credit
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Advanced placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for military training

Financial Flexibility

  • Academic/career counseling service
  • Placement services for completers
  • Employment services for students
  • Tuition payment plan

Cost of Attending

In-State, Living On Campus:$ 26,086
In-State, Not Living With Family:$ 26,686
In-State, Living With Family:$ 212,070
Out-of-State, Living On Campus:$ 34,617

Admission Requirements

Open admission policy: NA
Admission test scores: Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): Required

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