Why Study at Cleveland State University

Cleveland State University is the home of engaged learning, where students and ideas connect in the classroom, the company conference room and beyond.

student population
A Top
school in the nation
—USA Today, 2018
student-to-faculty ratio
in research grants in 2018

About Cleveland

Explore the revitalized city of Cleveland, a vibrant community of industry and culture. Cleveland is home to world-class hospitals, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland Indians, Playhouse Square, Cleveland Museum of Art, and Cleveland Orchestra.

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NASA’s John H. Glenn Research
Center generates over $700M
annually in economic activity.
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alumni live and work in
northeast Ohio.
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Best Engineering Schools
—U.S. News & World Report, 2021

Engaged Learning
On and Off Campus

Cleveland State University is a public research institution with 10 colleges and schools and more than 175 academic programs. Internship and co-op opportunities abound at renowned organizations including Sherwin-Williams, the Cleveland Cavaliers, NASA, Progressive Insurance, and Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art.

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for research expenditures increases
— The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2017
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co-ops and internships
thanks to our engaged
learning approach
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jobs and $679M economic impact
—Center for Economic Development, 2013
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in public universities for
upward mobility and research impact
—Brookings Institution, 2017