Before Orientation: Understand Tuition and Fees

Tuition is the cost to attend a class at Cleveland State. At Cleveland State, we aim to keep our tuition as low as possible while providing a quality education. Here are some quick facts about tuition:

  • Cleveland State has one of the lowest tuitions of four-year universities in the state
  • Tuition costs vary depending on the number of credit hours you take
  • To be considered a full-time student you must register for 12 or more credit hours (approximately three to four classes)
  • If you are registered for less than 12 credit hours, you will be considered a part-time student

To see a listing of all the tuition costs, fees and a timeline of when to pay, visit Tuition and Fees section of the Bursar's website.