About CSU

Cleveland State University (CSU) — public non-profit university. It is located in Cleveland, United States. CSU is a part of American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

It is one of the best institutions in the world. In QS World University Rankings 2023, it is among top-1220. CSU is one of the best universities in the United States.

CSU offers bachelor, master and doctorate programs in different fields of study.

Cleveland, United States
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CSU tuition fees

At CSU, the academic calendar is divided into two semesters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. One year of studying at CSU will cost local citizens a minimum of 9,997 USD. For foreigners, the tuition fee is different — from 12,497 USD per year. The educational institution helps students financially with the help of scholarships and financial aid. They are available to local and international students. For up-to-date information on scholarships and the cost of education for each program, check the official website of the educational institution.

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9,997 USD/year
12,497 USD/year
9,997 USD/year
12,497 USD/year

Additional costs

When choosing an educational institution, it is necessary to take into account additional costs: accommodation, transportation, educational materials, meals and personal expenses.

Room and board
on campus
12,990 USD/year
off campus
12,990 USD/year
Other expensestransport, personal expenses, university fees
on campus
3,470 USD/year
off campus
3,470 USD/year

Bachelor degree at CSU

Before applying, you need to pass the IELTS exam. Applicants will need a subject exam — ACT or SAT.

Master's degree at CSU

In order to enroll at CSU for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS. There is an opportunity to study at CSU via online master's programs.

CSU campus

The campus of CSU is urban. This means that students study closely to the sights and the entire recreational infrastructure of the city. This type of campus gives students more options for internships and part-time jobs. The university has a library where students can do their homework, write scientific papers or just read interesting books. CSU regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs. For locals, this is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the cultures of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.

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What to do after graduation

United States allows university graduates to stay in the country for one more year. Graduates can spend this time looking for a job in order to change their visa to a work one. Look for more immigration options in our article.

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38,990 USD
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12,497 USD
12,497 USD
1629Delta State UniversityUSACleveland
7,950 USD
7,950 USD
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Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
11Harvard UniversityUSACambridge
from  7,918 USD
to  52,645 USD
from  7,748 USD
to  73,420 USD
22Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyUSABoston
58,224 USD
58,224 USD
33Stanford UniversityUSAStanford
57,678 USD
from  56,472 USD
to  76,929 USD
54California Institute of TechnologyUSAPasadena
48,098 USD
48,098 USD
75Princeton UniversityUSAPrinceton
55,995 USD
53,876 USD