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Youngstown State University

Youngstown, OH

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/BulletinOnline Catalog


Undergraduate Majors
  • Accounting
  • Advertising
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Astronomy
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Dance, Other
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Family and Community Services
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Gerontology
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Radio and Television
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
Most Popular DisciplinesBusiness/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Education
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
Chemistry, medicine
Special ProgramsAccelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Student-designed major, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships, Semester at sea, Washington semester, Urban semester
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesSome online degree programs


General Education/
Core Curriculum
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageNot required
Math/ScienceRequired for all students


Full-Time Faculty399
Part-Time Faculty648
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 32% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
2-9 students: 26% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 47% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 24% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs


International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingAvailable through AP examinations


Library Available on CampusYes
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus500
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported


Remedial InstructionOffered
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Not reported
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access


Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Computer Information Systems, Master of Science, Master of Music, Master of Science in Engineering, Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Health and Human Services, Master of Public Health, Master of Science in Education
Master's Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Anatomy
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education of the Gifted
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Finance and Banking
  • Gerontology
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • Human Services
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Information Science
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Middle School Education
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physiology
  • Psychology--General
  • Reading Education
  • School Psychology
  • Science Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Special Education
  • Statistics
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Physical Therapy
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