Case Studies

Youngstown State University

Youngstown State University (YSU), an urban research university in Youngstown, Ohio, is home to more than 15,000 full-time students and 2,000 staff members, with more than 85,000 alumni. The university had a general budget fund for the fiscal year 2011 of $158.8 million, and is made up of seven separate colleges spread over a 145-acre campus. The school offers more than 100 undergraduate majors, 35 masters programs, and doctorates in educational leadership and physical education.