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The University of Akron, is the most influential public research university in the region and it is well known for contributing to the resurgence of the local economy, providing a workforce highly trained in diverse disciplines and an innovative approach to higher education.

With nearly 26,000 students and more than 300 associate, bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate and law degree programs, University of Akron offers career-focused and experiential learning that defines the polytechnic approach to education. The universituy offers about 200 undergraduate majors that will provide the experiences and education to help make them students' dreams become reality. University of Akron brings together diverse disciplines in ways that provide students with life-long skills, internships and co-ops, opportunities for academic research, study abroad, on-campus student employment and service projects designed for diverse groups of learners, including full-time, part-time and online students, veterans, and adults returning to the classroom.

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