School Overview

Cleveland State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Cleveland, Ohio. Cleveland State ranked 287th in National Universities and 39th in Ohio Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 15,247 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Cleveland State's acceptance rate is 91.29% last year (undergraduate school).
Cleveland State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Cleveland State University is 91.29% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 17.79%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate91.29 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.79 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

Cleveland State's 2022 tuition & fees is $11,690 for Ohio residents and $16,653 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $10,625 for Ohio residents and $18,051 for out-of-students.
Ohio ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,690$16,653
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,625$18,051
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 15,247 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 7,221 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Cleveland State has 11,166 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 4,081 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students15,247
Undergraduate Students11,166
Graduate Students4,081
Online Enrollment7,221

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs161 Programs
Number of online programs6 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification