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Cleveland State, founded in 1964, is a public university. Its 82-acre campus is located in downtown Cleveland.

Website: www.csuohio.edu/

Public
Co-ed
12,306
Undergraduate
Students
(53.7%) 6,603 Women
(46.3%) 5,703 Men
4,301
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
88% of 8,351 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.37
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
22 average
19-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,322
Out-of-state: $31,397
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,874
Out-of-state: $13,949
Room and Board
$14,348
Average Percent of Need Met
46%
Average Freshman Award
$8,997
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$28,938
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
546
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 34% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 18% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Cleveland Population
390,928
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Cleveland, OH
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
6% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Hagar/Helga
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.6% Asian
17.1% Black/African-American
6.0% Hispanic/Latino
3.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
67.5% White
1.6% Unknown
International Students
5.0% from 96 countries
First-Year Students Returning
70.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
78%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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