Choose the Cleveland College for You
There are important questions to ask yourself before choosing the Cleveland college that is right for you.
First of all, what type of college are you looking for? Are you looking for a traditional four-year college/university or a community college? The good news is you can choose a university that offers the benefits of both.
South University, Cleveland combines a tradition of academic excellence with the flexibility to meet your needs in and out of the classroom. Here, you can adjust to the challenges of the college lifestyle while earning a university education you can be proud of.
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As a student at our Cleveland campus, you can also take pride in your contribution to strengthening the Greater Cleveland community. South University, Cleveland is dedicated to forging vital connections with the community by providing higher education that supports many local industries, including finance, insurance, legal, and health care.
What Do You Want to Study?
What you want to study will also determine where you go to school. There are many colleges in the Cleveland area and Northeast Ohio, but consider how many offer the degree programs that meet your educational goals.
South University, Cleveland offers a variety of associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degree level programs in the areas of business, health professions, information technology, and legal studies
The great thing about this is that South University, Cleveland can be your one-stop destination for your undergraduate and/or graduate school education. Depending on the program you choose, you have the opportunity to earn an associate’s degree, move onto a bachelor’s degree, and then a master’s degree using transferable coursework along the way.
Our students are presented with relevant coursework and practical experiences that are designed to help them prepare their future. You can graduate with a degree from an accredited and licensed institution that continues to be recognized as an innovator in higher education.
South University, Cleveland is licensed by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, 30 Broad Street, 24th Floor, Suite 2481, Columbus, OH 43215-3138, 614.466.2752 OH Reg# 11-07-1971T.
Find a Place That Fits Who You Are
What about college atmosphere? Do you want a college in a rural, suburban, or urban setting? What are the campus resources you want available to you?
When choosing a college in the Cleveland area, keep in mind that some colleges can give you access to the best features of both urban and rural areas. South University, Cleveland is only 20 minutes away from downtown Cleveland, giving you access to all the amenities, job opportunities, and cultural resources of the city. Our school is also far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the city for you to focus on your studies and be a part of a close-knit community.
Our community makes it easy for students to meet people — faculty, staff, and students of all ages and backgrounds.
South University, Cleveland also offers the resources you need for a successful college experience. Our campus is equipped with a library and computer labs that students can use to access the internet, research course assignments, write papers, and to use class support-software. They also serve as a quiet and comfortable place to study in between classes or on the weekends.
Fast Fact: South University’s Cleveland campus is the University’s first campus in the state of Ohio. The 40,000-square-foot Cleveland campus offers 17 classrooms, a functioning hospital room mock-up, lecture halls, computer labs, a library, and office space.
Your college choice and success ultimately rests on who you are and what you have to offer. Assess your gifts, talents, and perspectives and determine which college or university is a match for those qualities.
At South University, Cleveland, you will discover a school that embraces who you are because we have embraced who we are.
Who are we? South University, Cleveland opened in 2012, and although the campus is young it is tied to a long-standing tradition of excellence in education and personalized student attention. South University traces its heritage to 1899, when Dr. John Draughon established Draughon’s Practical Business College in Savannah, Georgia. We give a nod to our tradition with the Cleveland school’s clock tower.
We also embrace who Cleveland is home to a diverse population and diverse industries. There’s never a dull moment in Cleveland, and we have extended this to our campus, where students can get excited about learning.
Learn more about how a degree from South University’s Cleveland campus can help to prepare you for your future.