Arts & Sciences Highlights

The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest undergraduate college at Cleveland State University.

Arts & Sciences is home to world-class research and cultural centers. Including the Center for Applied Data Analysis and ModelingCenter for Gene Regulation in Health and Disease (GRHD), Center for Public History and Digital HumanitiesPoetry Center, and many more.

Learn from top faculty and mentors

The college has approximately 200+ full-time faculty in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and sciences; most all hold a Ph.D., M.F.A, or other terminal degrees in their field. Several faculty have been Fulbright, Guggenheim, or Woodrow Wilson Fellows. As active researchers and creative artists, the College of Arts & Sciences faculty regularly publish books and articles, give conference papers, compose music, and create works of theatre, dance, film, and art. Our faculty members also include prize-winning authors, and outstanding educators recognized by the Carnegie Foundation, American Statistical Society, and Ford Prize. 

Grants and fellowships awarded by many prestigious organizations, including:

  • U.S. Department of Education
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
  • National Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • NASA’s Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences
  • Ohio Arts Council
  • Ohio Humanities Council
  • National Science Foundation
  • Council on Graduate Schools

Click here to view grants awarded.

The College is home or host to a number of research and cultural centers, performance and lecture series, and other programs, including:

Student Opportunities:
  • Research training opportunities with innovative projects funded by the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, American Heart Association, Department of Energy, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and others. 
  • Internships and clinical experiences with local partners such as NASA Glenn Research Center, the Cleveland Clinic, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Center for Disease Control, Lubrizol, Sherwin-Williams, and more.