Skip to Main Content

editorial

Akron is a public graduate school in Akron, Ohio in the Cleveland Area. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 3,097 graduate students. Of the 96 graduate programs offered at University of Akron, 4 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at University of Akron are Law, Materials Science, and Social Work. 41% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

About

Graduate Schools

Masters and Doctoral Programs

Learn How to Pay for Grad School

Learn How to Pay for Grad School

Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
3,097
Part-Time Grad Students
1,260
Research Assistants
257
Teaching Assistants
380
Racial Diversity
  • White
    63.9%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    20.8%
  • African American
    6.7%
  • Hispanic
    2.6%
  • Asian
    2.2%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Unknown
    1.7%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 4 responses
  • Down-to-earth
    25%
  • Friendly
    75%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 4 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    25%
  • Great brand name
    25%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    50%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
50%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 4 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 4 responses
Poll
50%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 4 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 4 responses
  • $25K-$50K
    25%
  • <$25K
    75%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 4 responses
  • $75K-$100K
    25%
  • <$50K
    25%
  • Did not graduate yet
    50%
75%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 4 responses

Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
Median Household Income
$38,739
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$759
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$82,400
National
$217,500

Claim Your graduate school Today!

Do You Work at University of Akron? Claim Your Graduate School Today!
Claim your free account to keep your graduate school's data up-to-date and get insights on user activity for your profile.

Similar Grad Schools

Grad Schools like University of Akron
More

University of Akron Reviews

Rating 3.92 out of 5  13 reviews
Rating 3 out of 5  
Start Your Review of University of Akron
Rate It!
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  

Add to List