Case Western Reserve University Rankings

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In the World#275 of 14178
In North America#132 of 2629
In the United States#115 of 2528
In Ohio#3 of 91
In Cleveland#1 of 5
In Medicine#70 of 6,915

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
27%
Average SAT
1425
Average ACT
32
Avg. cost to attend
$35,890 /y
Aid receiving
89%
Undergraduates
5,383
Graduates
6,491
Male:Female Ratio
48:52
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
case.edu

Case Western Reserve University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate27%26%28%
Applicants28,78615,11613,670
Admissions7,8763,9883,888
Freshmen enrolled full time1,357710647

500 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

431 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
891 or 66%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1340
or below

75% of them
had 1510
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Case Western Reserve University are 1340-1510 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
657 or 48%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 30
or below

75% of them
had 34
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Case Western Reserve University are 30-34 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White5318 (45%)
Nonresident Alien2347 (20%)
Asian1923 (16%)
Hispanic774 (7%)
Black or African American722 (6%)
Two or more races427 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown342 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native8 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander6 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$35,890/year
Average aid awarded
$31,420
Students receiving aid
89%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$18,708
$30-48K$19,034
$48-75K$22,236
$75-110K$29,607
$110K+$41,895

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$50,450$46,524
Tuition in-state$50,450$46,524
Tuition out-of-state$50,450$46,524
Fee in-district$474$36
Fee in-state$474$36
Fee out-of-state$474$36

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity4,419
Combined charge for room and board$15,614
Room charge$9,080
Meal charge$6,534

Case Western Reserve University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Social Work2407
Medicine204
Business Administration and Management, General1916811
Finance, General34147
Law146
Physiology, General1306
Computer Science113131
Accounting5169
Mechanical Engineering82255
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering78267
Biology & Biological Sciences, General76168
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse6034
Chemical Engineering61226
Dentistry77
Electrical and Electronics Engineering48172
Bioethics & Medical Ethics66
Anesthesiologist Assistant60
Biochemistry4738
Psychology, General4377
Human Nutrition1639
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law50
Operations Research43
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical & Space Engineering364
Programs for Foreign Lawyers40
Polymer & Plastics Engineering121510
Organizational Behavior Studies333
Engineering & Industrial Management34
Physics, General18411
Chemistry, General2157
Nursing Practice33
Civil Engineering, General1983
Materials Engineering14105
Mathematics, General2242
Nurse Anesthetist28
Cognitive Science243
English Language and Literature, General1656
Public Health, General25
Economics, General24
Statistics, General194
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management23
Medical Scientist183
Engineering, General119
Anthropology1046
Physician Assistant20
Epidemiology911
Applied Mathematics, General1351
Computer Engineering, General964
Sociology1521
Marketing & Marketing Management, General18
Nutrition Sciences17
Pathology & Experimental Pathology89
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing15
Nursing Science15
Systems Engineering464
Art History, Criticism and Conservation481
Political Science and Government, General13
International & Global Studies13
Music, General12
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics12
Management Information Systems, General12
American & U.S. Law & Legal Studies & Jurisprudence12
Pediatric Nurse & Nursing11
Critical Care Nursing11
History, General91
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist10
Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse & Nursing9
Management Science9
Intellectual Property Law9
Computational Biology44
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General62
Geology & Earth Science, General611
Genetic Counseling & Counselor8
Anatomy8
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics7
Geriatric Nurse & Nursing7
Pharmacology7
Astronomy6
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other6
Philosophy5
Nurse Midwife & Nursing Midwifery5
Neuroscience5
Dance, General31
Chemistry, Other4
Endodontics & Endodontology4
Women's Health Nurse & Nursing4
Spanish Language and Literature3
Music Teacher Education111
Art Teacher Education3
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology21
Orthodontics & Orthodontology3
Molecular Medicine12
Legal Professions and Studies, Other3
Genetics, General3
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology3
Religion & Religious Studies2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other2
Applied and Professional Ethics2
Music Theory and Composition2
German Language and Literature1
Architecture and Related Services, Other1
Japanese Studies1
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General1
Comparative Literature1
Geological and Earth Sciences & Geosciences, Other1
Music, Other1
International Law and Legal Studies1
Virology1
Periodontics & Periodontology1
Grand Total1,1571,682667
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate84%82%87%
  • Full-time retention rate - 93%

Publications & Citations

Publications
110,808
Citations
5,715,860

Publication count by topic

Medicine
39,811
Biology
20,268
Chemistry
12,537
Materials science
9,413
Psychology
6,901
Computer science
4,632
Physics
3,132
Mathematics
2,443
Engineering
2,010
Sociology
1,257
Political science
1,111
Business
1,063
Economics
871
Geology
475
Art
438
History
387
Environmental science
327
Geography
305
Philosophy
238

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine411,803,385
Biology521,618,410
Materials science61354,954
Chemistry68561,621
Psychology77470,527
Business8977,550
Economics15270,581
Computer science197141,956
Political science20712,774
Sociology21033,118
Mathematics21185,753
History2211,792
Engineering22346,362
Physics227181,319
Geology31424,425
Art345615
Philosophy347982
Geography5445,623
Environmental science8355,971

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990158625131
1991165228782
1992166132900
1993168333633
1994177937237
1995185243366
1996188150179
1997183357042
1998197666582
1999196075172
2000197185553
2001200195459
20021993106818
20032251118402
20042380131409
20052598148065
20062846166290
20072986181530
20083317201942
20093557218546
20103460234888
20113716266515
20123913291750
20134031311383
20144344320016
20154356327733
20164550315250
20174675327313
20184261284764
20194649317617
20204652343740

General info

Alternative namesCase Western Reserve
CWRU
Case
Founded1826
WikipediaCase Western Reserve University
MottoThink Beyond the Possible
Colorsblue, white, gray
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (June-July)
Total FTE staff4,456
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address10900 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, Ohio, 44106
United States
City population397,000
Phone2163682000

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