Service-Learning Courses

Do you have an interest in community service? Do you want to make a difference in your own community by participating in a service project? Do you have an idea for your own project that will address a community need? Get involved in Service-Learning at Cleveland State and earn college credit while making a difference!

Open to all Students:

SLE 2400 Service-Learning Project I (3 credits)
SLE 2500 Service-Learning Project II (3 credits)
SLE 2600 Service-Learning Project III (3 credits)

These courses are taken in succession and allow students to be involved in service-learning projects with community service agencies. Through community placements, online discussions, reflection assignments, and class seminars, the courses help students develop critical thinking, problem-solving, and reflective skills, and strive to help them understand community and societal needs. Students complete 50 hours of service during the semester.

SLE 2410 Service-Learning Experience I (1 credit)
SLE 2420 Service-Learning Experience II (1 credit)
SLE 2430 Service-Learning Experience III (1 credit)
SLE 2440 Service-Learning Experience IV (1 credit)

Similar to Service-Learning Projects I, II, and III, the Service-Learning Experience courses are taken in succession and allow students to be involved in service-learning projects with community service agencies. Through community placements, online discussions, reflection assignments, and class seminars, the courses help students develop critical thinking, problem-solving, and reflective skills, and strive to help them understand community and societal needs. Students complete 20 hours of service during the semester.

For History Majors:

HIST 2800-History Laboratory (1 hour credit)
This course allows students to be involved in a service-learning experience at an area museum, archive, historical society, or other historical collection sites.  The course is designed to expose students to the practice of researching, digitizing, and preserving historical artifacts.  Students will complete 20 hours of service during the semester. 

For more service-learning course information, call (423) 472-7141 or 1-800-604-2722, Ext. 718 or 385 or email service_learning@clevelandstatecc.edu.