Congratulations on choosing to advance your studies at Cleveland State University!
We are proud of our outstanding record of excellence in a breadth of graduate degrees, certificate and licensure programs.
Several of our graduate programs are featured in U.S. News & World Report's 2022 Best Graduate Schools national rankings. The Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs is No. 2 for Urban Policy and No. 16 for Local Government Management. The Levin College is ranked No. 58 overall among Best Public Affairs graduate programs in the nation.
Other CSU degree programs in the rankings are:
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Speech-Language Pathology
Our Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, the College of Education and Human Services, the School of Nursing and the School of Social Work also are named among the best graduate schools in their respective fields.
With $84 million in research expenditures, CSU ranks among the Top 200 research universities in the U.S., according to the National Science Foundation. Our graduate students are involved in advanced research in gene regulation, human motion and control, urban planning and many other fields, working in partnership with our renowned faculty as well as with partners spanning the private, public and nonprofit sectors.
Our academic leaders, faculty and staff are prepared to help you explore the best fit between our academic programs and your personal goals- and succeed in achieving them.
We're glad you're here, and we wish you all the best with your graduate studies at CSU!
Harlan M. Sands
Cleveland State University