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  • The top five majors at Clark State in Spring, 2019 were: Registered Nursing, General Transfer (AS), Licensed Practical Nursing, General Transfer (AA) and Registered Nursing: LPN to RN transfer.
  • 39% of enrolled students took at least one online course.
  • 25% of degree or certificate seeking students were enrolled in at least one developmental course.
  • Excluding high school students, 77% received some form of financial aid.
  • Clark State promotes diversity across campus through events and social interaction with faculty, staff and students.
  • 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.
  • Clark State's mascot is the Eagle and school colors are Navy Blue, Royal Blue and Gold.
Most Clark State students attend less than full-time (taking less than 12 credit hours) with 65% of all students being female.
Credit Students   6,111
Full-Time Status 1,128 18%
Less than Full-Time Status 4,983 82%
High School Students 2,519 41%
Faculty to student ratio is 1 to 14    
Cost
Clark State's tuition is one of the lowest in Ohio at $160.33 per credit hour.
1,938 Clark State students are under 18 years of age. Combined with those 18-24, this represents 68% of the student body. The average age of a Clark State student is 24.
Age    
Under 18 1,938 32%
18 - 24 2,201 36%
25 - 39 1,476 24%
40 - 59 568 7.6%
60+ 28 .5%
Gender    
Male 2,178 36%
Female 3,930 64%
Student populations from Greene County and Montgomery County have increased due to Clark State’s Beavercreek Campus.
County of Residence    
Clark County 2,398 39%
Champaign County 354 6%
Greene County 946 15%
Logan County 396 6%
Montgomery County 938 15%
Other Counties 1,079 18%
CREDIT HOURS BY LOCATION Student populations from Greene County and Montgomery County have increased due to Clark State’s Beavercreek Campus.
Credit Hours by Location  
Beavercreek 5,049
Bellefontaine 897
Online 13,322
Springfield 15,947
Xenia 183
Clark State promotes diversity across campus through events and social interaction with faculty, staff and students.
Student Ethnicity    
Native American 118 2%
Asian 63 1%
African American 775 13%
Hispanic 150 2%
Caucasian 4,675 77%
Other 365 6%
Full-Time Staff and Faculty  
Faculty 82
Staff 154
Full-Time Staff and Faculty Ethnicity  
Native American 1
Asian 3
African American 42
Hispanic 2
Caucasian 185
Unknown 3

Based on Spring Semester 2019 Enrollment Data