Planning and Assessment Documents

Regional and Specialized Accreditations

Central State University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central     Association (NCA)

(Add HLC logo and mark of accreditation here)

Central State is also accredited by the Ohio Commission of Higher Education under the Ohio Board of Regents (add the Chancellor’s Report from Ohio Board of Regents here)

Specialized Program Accreditations

  • The Manufacturing Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.
  • The College of Education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
  • Central State University’s music program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

Assessment and Institutional Research

  • Fact book 2012 (pdf. to be attached)
  • Fact book 2011 (pdf. to be attached)
  • Fact book 2010 (pdf. to be attached)


Strategic Planning and Institutional Effectiveness


Strategic Academic Partnerships and Articulations

a. Partnerships with Graduate and Professional Colleges (pdf. files to be attached)

  • North Ohio Medical University
  • Capital University Law School
  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
  • The John Marshall Law School
  • Oklahoma City University School of Law
  • Phoenix School of Law
  • University of Dayton Law School
  • The University of Toledo College of Law


b. Articulations with Community Colleges in Ohio

  • Sinclair Community College
  • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
  • Clark State Community College
  • Cuyahoga Community College

Central State University’s Preparation for the Next Comprehensive Accreditation Visit by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

  • Central State University’s Assessment Plan (pdf. to be added)
  • Timeline for Self-Study (pdf. to be attached)
  • Committees
    • University’s Senate Committees
    • Self-Study Steering Committee (pdf. to be attached)
    • Self-Study Working Groups (pdf. to be attached)
    • Biweekly Self-Study Newsletters (pdf to be attached)
    • Central State University’s CampusLabs Accreditation Website