Majors and Degrees

Bachelor’s degree programs demonstrate a completed general and broad education with focus in a specific area and are typically completed in four-six years.  The following bachelor’s degrees are offered in their entirety on the Kent State Columbiana campuses of Salem and/or East Liverpool. Students can also begin coursework in 375+ world-class programs of study at Kent State University.

Programs marked with an * can be completed fully online.

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Associate degrees are two-year degrees of a technical or general nature offered only on the Regional Campuses. Associate degrees can also allow students to complete general education requirements through a two-year program, for later transfer into a four-year degree.  The following associate degree programs are offered at the Kent State Columbiana campuses of Salem and/or East Liverpool: 

Programs marked with an * can be completed fully online.

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Certificates offer students the opportunity to learn specific career skills or professional certification in order to gain employment or advance/specialize in their careers. Kent State University Columbiana Campuses at East Liverpool and Salem offer certificate course work in the following areas: 


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* Offered fully online

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A college minor is a set of courses that a student takes to complement or enhance the value of his or her major. Generally, students who wish to earn a minor have to take five to six courses that pertain to the subject field.

Explore these minors at the Kent State Columbiana County Campuses:

  • Business
  • Communication Studies
  • Computer Forensics and Security
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology and Justice Studies
  • English
  • Health Technologies and Informatics
  • Help Desk Support
  • Human Development and Family Science
  • Insurance Studies
  • Nonprofit Studies
  • Professional Technical Writing
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Sociology
  • Software Development
  • Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology
  • Teaching and Learning with Technology
  • Women's Studies