Cleveland Plus Higher Education

Ohio's colleges and universities are focusing their unique strengths to spur innovation and keep fast-growing companies and talent in Ohio. Cleveland Plus boasts the following:

  •     51,000 post-secondary degrees and certificates awarded annually (Source: EMSI 2013.4)
  •     $4 billion annual college expenditures
  •     More than 320,000 enrolled college students (Source: IPEDS 2012)
  •     26 four-year colleges and universities in the region and 52 two-year colleges (Source: IPEDS 2014)
  •     Almost 200 four-year colleges and 200+ two-year colleges within 150 miles of the region (Source: IPEDS 2014)

The Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education is dedicated to forging important connections between higher education and the business community.  A strong link between higher education and industry fosters the development of strong, well-aligned curricula with hands-on learning opportunities, training programs, research, and ready talent for regional employers.  The opportunities for collaboration between NOCHE's member institutions and the business community are limitless.  More information about NOCHE and our region's higher education programs can be found by visiting www.NOCHE.org.

Colleges and Universities

International Baccalaureate Programs

Northeast Ohio offers educational opportunities of the highest caliber, with the following schools offering International Baccalaureate Programs:

Primary Years Programs

  • EASTWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

    198 East College Street, Oberlin

  • PROSPECT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

    36 South Prospect Street, Oberlin

  • THE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

    3000 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland

Middle Years Programs

  • LANGSTON MIDDLE SCHOOL

    150 North Pleasant Street, Oberlin

  • OBERLIN HIGH SCHOOL

    281 North Pleasant Street, Oberlin

Diploma Programs

  • ST EDWARD HIGH SCHOOL

    13500 Detroit Avenue, Lakewood

  • FIRESTONE HIGH SCHOOL

    333 Rampart Avenue, Akron

  • MONTESSORI HIGH SCHOOL at UNIVERSITY CIRCLE

    10923 Magnolia Drive, Apt. C, Cleveland

  • JACKSON HIGH SCHOOL

    7600 Fulton Road, Massillon

  • OBERLIN HIGH SCHOOL

    281 North Pleasant Street, Oberlin

  • SHAKER HEIGHTS HIGH SCHOOL

    15911 Aldersyde Drive, Shaker Heights

  • WARREN G. HARDING HIGH SCHOOL

    860 Elm Road Northeast, Trumbull County, Warren

  • TRI-COUNTY INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY

    Wooster High School, 515 Oldman Road, Wooster

International Language Schools