Welcome to the Monte Ahuja College of Business

Our College at a Glance

Fall 2020 Enrollment:

  • 1,949 Undergraduate Students
  • 770 Graduate Students

Effectiveness:

  • 80% of Cleveland State’s graduates stay and work in greater Cleveland.
  • Employment Data for the 2019-2020 Academic Year*:
    • 63% of our undergraduate students are employed in their field of study by the time they graduated with an average salary of $47,203.
    • 77% of our graduate students are employed in their field of study by the time they graduated with an average salary of $61,319.

Academic Excellence:

  • There are over 2,000 companies in the U.S. in which a CSU graduate has risen to the level of executive management.
  • The Monte Ahuja College of Business is among 5% of business schools worldwide that have earned accreditation from AACSB International—the hallmark of excellence in management education.
  • Our Accounting program is one of only 168 programs worldwide that have earned a specialized accreditation in accounting from AACSB International.
  • 88% of our full-time faculty have a Ph.D., D.B.A., or other terminal business degrees.
  • All classes are taught by highly-qualified faculty members.

Flexibility:

  • Choices—We offer 11 undergraduate majors, 6 graduate programs, a doctoral program, 1 joint degree program and a number of certificate programs.
  • Flexible scheduling options—classes offered during the day, evening, weekdays, and weekends, on-campus and at off-campus locations.
  • The city is your campus—The college is part of a metropolitan university in the heart of downtown Cleveland.
  • Log on, anywhere, anytime—All buildings on the CSU campus have wireless internet connections.

Value:

  • Enjoy tuition costs below those of other business schools in Northeast Ohio.
  • Enjoy a 4-year college experience without moving away from home.

Students:

  • The majority of our undergraduate students are full-time students.
  • The average undergraduate class size is 27.
  • The majority of our graduate students are part-time students.
  • The average graduate class size is 22.
  • The average age of our students is 28.

*Employment Data for Academic Year 2019-2020 is based ona 36% survey response rate.