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Sometimes, I can't even get to class becauseBrightEducation
Sometimes, I can't even get to class because there is nowhere to park. I bought a parking pass for hundreds of dollars and still couldn't get a parking spot. Teachers assign unrealistic assignments which they don't explain well. Teachers are not helpful, and some of them don't even teach. I am currently in a class where the teacher has taught one time in 16 weeks. Same teacher is failing half her class and can't even explain why she is taking points off. The advisers at CSU provide the wrong information. While I was transferring to CSU, an adviser told me to drop a class that "wouldn't transfer" and told me which one to take instead. In the end, the class I was originally signed up for would have transferred, and the one I was told to take instead did not.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2018
Friendliness: B, Education Quality: F
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In the mechanical engineering program my experience hasQuite BrightMechanical Engineering
In the mechanical engineering program my experience has been positive. The professors are helpful, intelligent, and want you to succeed. Here are better professors, much like any university, but the full time faculty is good.

The rest of the campus is poor at best. I've been charged out-of-state tuition for three semester, even after providing a mortgage statement and driver's license. Cleveland State will nickel and dime you in every way possible so that the president can take a bigger salary. The book store lost a book I returned early and charged me $200. The tuition fees are higher per credit than University of Akron and Ohio State. Even with higher tuition fees my lab classes are much larger than both institutions (I've taken classes at both). Labs are not hands-on, because you have one piece of equipment shared between 7 people.Cleveland State can be a good university to attend, but weigh your options carefully. You'll get good faculty with poor resources, but you can find good faculty and better resources elsewhere.

2nd Year Male -- Class 2018
Useful Schoolwork: A, Perceived Campus Safety: C
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I applied to Cleveland State university because ofAverageBusiness - Management and Administration
I applied to Cleveland State university because of the urban environment and was hoping to have a culturally-enriched experience. Unfortunately,

all I found was closed-minded, unfriendly people. Most of the students are from the Cleveland area and are not open to making new friends.

The campus is not safe at all. Lot's of street people, even walking onto the campus. The teachers were unhelpful, and not very good. I spent a year here and felt like I wasted my money. I do not plan to come back!!!

1st Year Female -- Class 2019
Campus Aesthetics: C, Education Quality: F
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