ALLIANCE – Mount Union University and Cleveland State University have announced a partnership that will help engineering and physics graduates gain admission to CSU’s master’s programs.
The articulation agreement will qualify Mount Union graduates for direct admission into one of seven master’s programs.
Mount Union students graduating with a GPA of 2.75 in the Bachelor of Science programs in Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering will be eligible for the respective CSU Masters programs. Students graduating with a 3.0 GPA from Mount Union’s Computer Engineering Program are eligible for admission to the CSU Master of Science in Computer Science and Software Engineering.
Mount Union physics students graduating with a 3.0 GPA will also be eligible for direct admission into one of CSU’s six applicable master’s programs listed above, with the addition of a Master of Science in Engineering. chemical.
“Partnering with Cleveland State, a leading Northeast Ohio university research institute, on direct admission into graduate engineering degrees will provide Mount Union graduates with the opportunity to pursue their training and meeting the diverse and growing needs of regional industries, ”said Chad Korach, Ph.D., associate professor and director of Mount Union’s School of Engineering.
A Cleveland state official said the deal will boost Northeast Ohio’s economy.
“We’re excited to be working with Mount Union University to help spur economic development by keeping top talent in Northeast Ohio, and to work together to prepare students for the workforce. post-pandemic for high demand fields in engineering and data science, “said Michael Hollenbaugh, Ph.D., director of graduate admissions and diversity initiatives at CSU.
The Mount Union School of Engineering offers five programs, including ABET accredited programs in civil and mechanical engineering that had a 100% placement rate in industry careers or graduate school for members of the class. 2019.