Parent and student surveys show that the personal care and attention from faculty and staff is a key advantage of attending Shawnee State.
We combine low tuition with academic excellence. Nearly 95 percent of Shawnee students receive some form of financial aid.
SSU students are encouraged to share ideas, ask questions, get involved, and discover more about themselves and the world around them.
Our students never feel like just a number. Each Shawnee State Bear can find their place here with student and faculty collaboration, student organizations, and leadership opportunities.
Challenge yourself, both academically and with your future career. Take advantage of the unique opportunities at Shawnee State that will give you a leg-up when you're applying for jobs in your chosen field.
Our students leave Shawnee State feeling confident that they have the skills they need to succeed. They have gained experience in their field, grown as individuals, and created a résumé to impress. We prioritize hands-on experience with advanced technologies that students will use in the workplace.
Shawnee State is a student-focused public university offering a highly personalized, affordable, and accessible education. It's a place where professors know you by name, and where you can make a name for yourself.
Shawnee State is dedicated to providing personalized learning. Small class sizes allow for more one-on-one interactions. We provide the guidance and support our students need to succeed -- no matter their starting point or desired career path.
Our personal attention is matched by our commitment to academic excellence. At Shawnee State, students are encouraged to share ideas, ask questions, get involved, and explore and discover more about themselves and the rapidly changing world around them.
Cost is important when choosing a university. Shawnee State provides one of the best educational values in Ohio and beyond. Our tuition is among the lowest in the state and is matched and exceeded by our students’ academic opportunities, challenges, and potential return on their investment.
At Shawnee State, we are dedicated to preparing students for future success. To do that, we are always looking forward — utilizing advanced technologies, exploring emerging ideas, and continually growing to meet the needs of today — and tomorrow.