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  • The Accounting major prepares students with an attractive set of skills and knowledge currently utilized in corporate, nonprofit, and governmental organizations. Program graduates have successfully transitioned to the top four accounting firms, finance and investment institutions, and graduate school. The Accounting program at Central State University is ACBSP-accredited.

  • Minor in Africana Studies and unveil the vibrant tapestry of Africa and its diaspora with our captivating Minor in African Studies! Immerse yourself in a dynamic 19-21 credit journey that begins with the fascinating AFS 1200 and IDS 2100 courses. Unravel the rich arts and literature of the African Diaspora through two engrossing courses, while another pair delves into the enthralling history and philosophy of the diaspora. Expand your horizons with at least one course centered on Africa or non-U.S. African Diaspora regions like South/Central America and the Caribbean. Customize your learning experience further by selecting from a curated list of relevant university courses, all in close consultation with your advisor. Don't miss this chance to unlock the secrets of Africa and its global connections - enroll now!

  • A degree in Agricultural Education will prepare you for an exciting career teaching others about Agriculture. Content courses cover a wide variety of topics including Animal Science, Agribusiness, Education, Mechanics, Plant Science, Soil Science, and other related sciences. You will learn skills to faciliate learning for a wide variety of audiences and ages, In addition you can take advantage of multiple opportunities to gain experience through Internships.  In Agricultural Education you will grow into a leader in your field of study.    

  • You can start your certificate program in Agricultural Education Extension completely online. The program covers various topics, including Community Agriculture, Agriscience, The Adult Classroom, an Extension Internship, and other related courses. To learn more about the Agricultural Education Extension Certificate Online, click the "Read More."

  • Learn about the general education and degree requirements for students in the Art Education program at Central State University, Ohio's only public HBCU and 1890 Land-Grant Institution.

  • Learn about the general education and degree requirements for students in the Graphic Design program at Central State University, Ohio's only public HBCU and 1890 Land-Grant Institution.

  • Biology majors study the beauty and complexity of natural environments. You will hone your critical thinking and problem-solving skills through hands-on research and discover the origins of our world in courses, such as evolution and molecular genetics. You can also transform the future of our world by delving into fields like bioinformatics and environmental plant physiology.

  • Mind your business!

    At Central State University, we can teach you to do just that. Explore the many concentrations that we have in the Business Administration degree. 


  • In concert with the mission of the University, Chemistry faculty foster the professional development of students through academic excellence, and provide educational opportunities to students to be competitive in a technological society.

  • The Computer Science (CPS) program at Central State University offers a 4-year program leading to a Bachelor of Science degree. The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science also offers a minor in Computational Science.

  • Students enrolled in the minor have the opportunity to take classes in a variety of disciplines, including poetry, fiction, non-fiction, playwriting, and screenwriting.

  • The Criminal Justice major provides an overview of the criminal justice system, the causes of crime, and issues relating to social control. The program is structured around a core of criminal justice courses that include topics in law enforcement, the judicial process, and the correctional system.

  • Are you currently working in the tech industry and looking to enhance your knowledge and skills in the cybersecurity domain? Or you want to break into the industry for the first time but need more time to complete a full bachelor's degree program. If so, consider obtaining a certificate in cybersecurity from Central State University! This option will equip you with the expertise and practical experience necessary to excel in the field without requiring a significant time commitment. Take advantage of this opportunity to advance your career and enter the exciting world of cybersecurity!

  • Diversity in the workplace is an indispensable asset that can significantly contribute to an organization's success and growth. Whether you are just joining the workforce or celebrating decades of meaningful contributions to your workplace, you can advance equity with a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) certificate from Central State University.