Youngstown State University

Youngstown, OH
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Youngstown, OH, One University Plaza
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A
Activities and Groups B+
A-
Excellent

Youngstown State University is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 12,442 students and offering 221 degrees in Youngstown, OH.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Youngstown State University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
520 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
0
Art Teacher Education
6
1
Biology Teacher Education
3
Business Teacher Education
0
Child Care and Support Services Management
10
Computer Teacher Education
0
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
49
Creative Writing
7
Curriculum and Instruction
4
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
62
3
Education
2
Education/teaching of the Gifted and Talented
0
Educational Leadership and Administration
12
7
English Language and Literature
18
13
1
English/language Arts Teacher Education
20
0
Family and Consumer Sciences/home Economics Teacher Education
2
Fine Arts and Art Studies
0
Foreign Language Teacher Education
0
0
French Language and Literature
0
French Language Teacher Education
0
General Studies
88
Health and Physical Education/fitness
2
Health Teacher Education
3
0
Italian Language and Literature
3
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
27
Liberal Arts
47
1
0
Mathematics Teacher Education
5
0
Music Teacher Education
14
0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
3
0
Reading Teacher Education
12
Rhetoric and Composition
29
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
6
0
Social Studies Teacher Education
10
0
Spanish Language and Literature
3
Spanish Language Teacher Education
1
Special Education and Teaching
32
9
0
Teacher Assistant/aide
0
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Healthcare
384 recent grads, 5 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
10
0
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services
0
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
2
Clinical/medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions
0
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician
10
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
0
9
Dietetic Technician
1
Dietetics/dietitian
29
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (Emt Paramedic)
5
7
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
13
3
Gerontology
3
1
Health and Medical Administrative Services
0
Health and Wellness
0
Health/health Care Administration/management
0
15
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
43
4
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences
0
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/management
0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
58
Medical Administrative/executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
0
Medical Assistant
18
0
Pediatric Nurse/nursing
0
Physical Therapy/therapist
23
Public Health
8
7
Registered Nurse
101
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist
14
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
342 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
0
79
0
Accounting and Finance
0
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
0
Advertising
5
Business Administration and Management
7
46
48
30
Commerce
6
0
Business/managerial Economics
5
Economics
3
10
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies
0
Finance
0
26
1
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
14
Information Resources Management
0
International Business
6
International Marketing
0
Labor and Industrial Relations
0
0
Marketing/marketing Management
0
45
0
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
7
Operations Management and Supervision
0
Organizational Leadership
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Human and Social Sciences
320 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
0
American/united States Studies/civilization
0
4
Anthropology
12
Community Health Services/liaison/counseling
0
Educational Psychology
10
Family and Community Services
5
Historic Preservation and Conservation
2
History
20
10
History
0
Human Services
0
Philosophy
9
Political Science
29
Psychology
58
Psychology
3
Religion/religious Studies
10
School Psychology
0
Social Sciences
0
Social Work
6
98
25
Sociology
19
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Engineering
265 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Chemical Engineering
17
0
Civil Engineering
27
5
Civil Engineering Technology/technician
8
16
Computer Engineering Technology/technician
0
Construction Engineering Technology/technician
0
0
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/technicians
21
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
29
5
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician
5
14
Engineering
0
Environmental Science
10
5
1
Industrial Engineering
10
6
Materials Engineering
0
Mechanical Engineering
46
1
Mechanical Engineering/mechanical Technology/technician
24
15
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Legal and Law
150 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
15
120
8
Forensic Science and Technology
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Mathematics and Science
144 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Astronomy
2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
0
Biology
52
6
Chemistry
32
6
Geography
9
5
Geology/earth Science
8
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
0
Mathematics
10
10
Physics
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
108 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
0
2
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management
0
Computer Programming
3
12
22
Computer Science
10
0
Drafting and Design Technology/technician
1
Information Technology
9
41
2
Management Information Systems
6
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
67 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance
1
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
7
Fine Arts
31
Jazz/jazz Studies
1
Music
0
Music History, Literature, and Theory
0
0
Music Performance
8
8
Music Theory and Composition
1
0
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
9
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Communication and Media
30 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication
7
Journalism
6
Radio and Television
17
Sports Communication
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Hospitality
28 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Management
6
22
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Trades and Careers
16 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Fashion Merchandising
16
Quality Control Technology/technician
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Youngstown State University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Economics
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Health/health Care Administration/management
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
Public Health
Registered Nurse
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Didactic Program in Dietetics
Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation Dental Hygiene (DH) American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
History , Class of 2014

Relationships with museums and Americorps and local school districts. There is a career support office also.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Class of 2015

Job Fairs, Newsletters for Alumni, E-mail

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
History , Class of 2014

Commuter state school with somewhat diverse student body

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Class of 2015

Urban University, mostly 18-24 year old students, high amount of racial diversity. Mainly commuter students.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
History , Class of 2014

All facilities are accessible to all students and there are plenty of resources

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Science & Technology, Class of 1988

labs & classrooms were good. didn't use dorms or dinning halls.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Class of 2015

A few dorms, mainly older buildings. One dining hall not close to the center of campus. Many computer labs with older PCs - some are not available outside of specific majors.

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
History , Class of 2014

I am a non traditional commuter student so i dont know much about the social aspectd outside my department

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Class of 2015

Many groups - Greek system, many major related clubs, honor societies.

Rated January 2016
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