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Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland, OH, USA
3.99 Average Rating

Founded by the merger of Western Reserve University and Case School of Applied Science, Case Western Reserve University is a 4-year private research institution in Cleveland. Case Western features nine schools conferring bachelor’s degrees in 95 fields of study and is the first university in the United States to establish a Computer Engineering program. For sports fans, Case Western fields 17 men’s and women’s athletic teams known as the Spartans. To provide a break from campus, students are eligible to visit eight Cleveland museums including the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame for free with a valid ID.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
24%
Out-Of-State Students
60%
0
100
29%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 1, 2019 January 1, 2020
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2019 May 1, 2020
Fall Regular Decision January 15, 2020 May 1, 2020
Other March 15, 2020
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
11,891
Total Number of Undergrads
5,262
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
65%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
85%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$34,061
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$50,924
Out-of-State Tuition
$50,924
0
100
90%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
84%
Average Aid Per Year
$33,016
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
55%
45%
Student Organizations
551
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Cleveland
New York
San Francisco
Washington
Chicago
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
55%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$74,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.99 Average Rating
Case Western is a school that is very focused on academics and research. It is quite academically rigorous, but also very rewarding. Using "Think Beyond the Possible," as their motto, Case Western drives their students to achieve their goals, even when in doubt.
Elanda from Fairview Park, OH
CWRU may be the most underrated university. It's got Ivy League quality academics, a beautiful campus, great athletic teams, and a plethora of clubs and organizations. There's something for everyone.
Laurel from North East, PA

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