Who Will You Become?
Central State University is a place where you can dream bigger and aim higher than you ever imagined. Work hard, and you’ll leave with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to become who you want to be.
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An Education for Your Future
- Real-Life Learning
- STEM and Sustainability
- Industry Partnerships
Expand your learning beyond the classroom through experiences like hands-on research, internships, and study abroad.
STEM and Sustainability
Explore water resources management, clean energy technologies, cybersecurity, and other areas impacting a sustainable future.
Central State’s STEM and sustainability industry partnerships provide opportunities for internships and co-ops — semester-long paid work placements in your chosen field.
“Career Services do an amazing job. Once they know you, if they see a position that's right for you, they'll send it to you in your email.”Camaia SmithB.A. Mass Communications/Media Studies ’22
A Focus on Research
Hands-on research is a hallmark of a Central State education. Whether you’re in the lab, at a business, or in the field, you’ll hone your critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
If you meet the requirements, you’ll be eligible to become an Honors Scholar. This program gives you an advanced curriculum and one-on-one mentoring, plus exclusive scholarships and a competitive edge when applying for jobs or grad school.