Jun 01, 2023  
2016-2017 South University Academic Catalog Version I 
2016-2017 South University Academic Catalog Version I [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

South University, Cleveland

4743 Richmond Road
Warrensville Heights, OH 44128
Phone: 215-755-5000
Toll-Free: 855-398-9280
Fax: 216-755-5190


This campus facility is conveniently located in Warrensville Heights, part of the Cleveland, Ohio, metropolitan area southeast of the city. Warrensville bills itself as “The Friendly City” and is within comfortable distance of downtown Cleveland and Lake Erie. The campus location also offers quick and easy access to interstates 480 and 271.

The Cleveland campus facility includes faculty offices, lecture classrooms, and technology to enhance learning, including wireless internet access, video conferencing equipment, “smart” classroom technology, and student computer labs.

The Cleveland campus library is designed to support general education and the programs to be offered at the Cleveland campus. The library provides comfortable seating and study space and includes print and online books, periodicals, journals, CDs, videos, newspapers, and numerous databases. Reviews, catalogs, publisher/vendor recommendations, faculty/student recommendations, comparisons with holdings of other libraries, and identifying and acquiring resources are methods used in collection development to ensure collections support the Cleveland campus’s programs at all levels.

South University, Cleveland offers students a broad-based core curriculum designed to promote critical thinking and effective verbal and written communication. The Cleveland campus provides a comprehensive education and give students an opportunity to experience a philosophy that values both learning and a contribution and commitment to the advancement of community.

Note: This South University campus is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.

Degree Programs

To view a complete listing of program requirements, please click here .

Doctoral Degrees

Doctor of Ministry * (D.Min.)  

Master’s Degrees

Business Administration (MBA)  

Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA)  

Healthcare Administration (MBA)  

Master of Science in Nursing (Specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner) (MSN)**  

Master of Science in Nursing (Specialization in Nurse Administrator) (MSN)**  

Master of Science in Nursing (Specialization in Nurse Educator) (MSN)**  

RN to Master of Science in Nursing (BSN/MSN**)  , with the following specializations:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Administrator
  • Nurse Educator

Bachelor’s Degrees

Business Administration (BBA) 
Criminal Justice (BS)  
Healthcare Management (BS)  
Health Sciences (BS)  
Information Technology (BS)  
Legal Studies (BS)  
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)  
RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)  
Psychology (BA)  
Public Health (BS)  

Associate Degrees

Paralegal Studies (AS)  
Physical Therapist Assistant (AAS)  

*The Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree program is designed to meet the standards for licensure in the state of Ohio. Licensing information for the state of Ohio can be obtained from The Counselor, Social Work, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board: CSWMFT Board, 50 West Broad Street, Suite 1075, Columbus, Ohio 43215-5919, Phone: 614-466-0912, FAX: 614-728-7790, Email: cswmft.info@cswb.state.oh.us, Website: http://cswmft.ohio.gov/.

**NOTE: Minnesota residents are not eligible to enroll in the online programs for the Doctor of Nursing Practice, Post Graduate Certificates in Nursing, the Master of Science in Nursing or the RN to Master of Science in Nursing.

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