Fast Facts About the College
- Clark State began in 1962 as the Springfield and Clark County Technical Education Program.
- In 1966 the name was changed to Clark County Technical Institute and was chartered by the Ohio Board of Regents as Ohio's first technical college.
- In 1972 the College's name was changed to Clark Technical College.
- In 1988 the Ohio Board of Regents approved the status change of Clark Technical College to Clark State Community College.
- Clark State Community College is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
- 5653 credit students
- 3664 are female
- 1989 are male
- 1693 are full-time students
- 3960 are less than full-time students
- Faculty to student ratio is 1 to 12.
- Average age is 28
- 428 are under 18
- 2361 are 18 - 24
- 1996 are 25 - 39
- 802 are 40 - 59
- 53 are 60+
- 13 are undeclared
- Asian - 62
- African-American - 967
- Native Hawaiian or Other - 14
- Hispanic - 64
- American Indian or Alaskan Native - 26
- Caucasian - 4175
- Two or more races/ethnicities - 1
- Other/Not Reported/Unknown - 344
- Clark County - 41%
- Champaign County - 7%
- Greene County - 16%
- Logan County - 4%
- Madison County - 3%
- Montgomery County - 19%
- Other counties - 11%
- Clark State's tuition is one of the lowest in Ohio at $139 per credit hour.
- 65% of Clark State students receive some form of financial aid.
- The Early Childhood Education Center, located at 1001 East John Street, provides childcare for employees and students of Clark State and Springfield-Clark County JVS.
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Source - Fall 2013 Enrollment
Tuition effective Fall 2014