Cleveland State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Cleveland, Ohio Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$10,825

Avg in-state tuition

$15,370

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Cleveland State University

Cleveland State University is a large public university located on an urban campus in Cleveland, Ohio. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 15,433, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 94%. The university offers 85 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $10,825, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $15,370.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

94% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 94%

Retention Rate 74%

Graduation Rate 46%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 980-1210

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

56%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

15k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

64%

Black

15%

Hispanic

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

44% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

44%

State Grant Aid

38%

Institution Grant Aid

55%

Pell Grant

44%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,191
State Grant Aid $1,998
Institution Grant Aid $5,182
Pell Grant Aid $4,614

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships