College of Graduate Studies

Graduate Admissions

Selected as one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News and World Report, Cleveland State University is home of the largest graduate and professional programs in Northeast Ohio, featuring a $500 million campus makeover, world class faculty, flexible class schedules and one of Ohio’s lowest tuitions. In addition to being flexible, affordable and nationally ranked, CSU offers an Engaged learning experience – a hands-on environment connecting students, ideas and real world experience. With over 150 Graduate Programs to choose from, Cleveland State University offers everything you need to excel in your current career or begin a new one.

Looking for more information? Ready to get started? Take the first step by creating your very own Personalized Viking Information Page. Your V.I.P page will provide you with information tailored to your career and academic interests, keeping you connected with important CSU admissions events and news.

Select a Program

Cleveland State University is the largest Graduate school in Northeast Ohio for a reason. Choose from over 150 Masters, Certificate and Doctoral programs. Click here to explore programs by College.

 

Submit an Application

With our online application system, you are just a click away from beginning your Graduate career. Click here to begin an online application. You also have the option of submitting a paper application.

Once your application is submitted, you will then submit your official entrance exam scores, recommendation letters, transcripts and/or any other supplemental materials as required by your program of interest to the University. For more information about the application process click here.

Check Your Application Status

Once you have successfully submitted your online application and all supplemental materials you may log into CampusNET to check the status of your application. CampusNET is also your one stop shop to confirm acceptance, register for classes, pay tuition and more.

 

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