Chancellor University

Chancellor University

The history of Chancellor University (formerly Myers University) dates back to 1848 when Bacon & Co.'s Mercantile College was established by R.S. Bacon. It merged with Folsom & Child's Commercial Institute in the 1850s. Over the years, a number of other mergers took place, and eventually, the institute was named Spencerian College. The name was changed to Dyke College in 1958, and again to David N. Myers College in 1995. In 2000, it became Myers University. However, since September 12, 2008, it has been known as the Chancellor University. The campus is located in Cleveland, Ohio.

Chancellor University offers a number of associate's, bachelor's, and master's degree programs. Several certification courses are also available. The university is organized into the following 4 divisions:

  • College of Business
  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • College of Professional Studies
  • The Jack Welch Management Institute

Chancellor University provides academic and career counseling, internships, and job placement assistance to its students. It also hosts career fairs, workshops, and presentations for the benefit of the students. In addition, extensive financial aid is offered to eligible candidates through Federal grants, work study programs, student loans, and Northeastern Ohio Scholarships.

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Chancellor University
3921 Chester Avenue
Cleveland , OH 44114
General Phone: (216) 391-6937

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Chancellor University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management132business management, business administration, accounting, financial planning, human resources, MIS, marketing, marketing studies
Security and Law Enforcement27criminal justice and administration
Liberal Arts13liberal arts and humanities, social services, economics
Law13legal assistant
Computer Science and Engineering8computer support
Medical Administration2health care administration
Engineering1engineering management
Family and Social Work1public administration

Number of programs and degrees for Chancellor University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree13716
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years32
Associate's degree227
Award of less than 1 academic year18
Master's degree342

Chancellor University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Chancellor University had a total enrollment of 570 students (355 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 25%
Women 75%
Full-Time 34%
Part-Time 66%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 88%
Graduate 12%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 29%
Black 55%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 1%
Unknown 12%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 1%
20-21 4%
22-24 9%
25-29 18%
30-34 18%
35-39 17%
40-49 25%
50-64 9%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New Mexico9%

Chancellor University Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 19 %

Chancellor University Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Cleveland, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Chancellor University Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required

Chancellor University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,910
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,910
Books and supplies $ 1,000

Financial Aid:
Chancellor University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 304300)

Chancellor University Faculty

Chancellor University has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track71

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year2*0*
Associate professorcalendar year2*1*
No academic rankcalendar year3$45,6670*
All faculty totalcalendar year7$48,1431*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year3$53,0000*
Associate professoracademic year2*1*
Assistant professoracademic year3$47,6670*
All faculty totalacademic year8$48,6251*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Chancellor University Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports161127

Chancellor University Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Financial Planning and Services
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other

Engineering/Industrial Management

Family And Social Work
Public Administration

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Economics, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Social Sciences, General

Medical Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

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What Sets Chancellor University Apart:

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% students 40 years or older
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Top 6%Chancellor University % students 40 years or older
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Top 7%Chancellor University Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
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Top 10%Chancellor University Number of degree programs
% of degrees in security and law enforcement
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Top 10%Chancellor University % of degrees in security and law enforcement
% students on athletic fin. aid
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Top 13%Chancellor University % students on athletic fin. aid
% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Top 14%Chancellor University % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Minority % of student body
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Top 14%Chancellor University Minority % of student body

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