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#111 Overall Influence #110 Desirability Rank

Case Western Reserve University

University in Ohio, United States

Featured Alumni

Donald Knuth ranks among our Top Influential Computer Scientists Today.

Richard Thaler ranks among our Top Influential Economists Today.

Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) was established in 1967 through the merger of Western Reserve University (founded in 1826) and Case Institute of Technology (founded in 1880).

CWRU is organized into eight schools, including the School of Medicine, the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, the School of Dental Medicine, the School of Law, and the Weatherhead School of Management. The university is perhaps best known for its Case School of Engineering, and especially for the latter’s Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering.

CWRU’s department of Online Learning offers four master’s degrees in engineering, one in social administration, and several Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs).

CWRU is associated with no fewer than 18 Nobel laureates:

Other distinguished CWRU-connected individuals include the following:

CWRU is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

From Wikipedia

Case Western Reserve University is a private research university in Cleveland, Ohio. Case Western Reserve was established in 1967, when Western Reserve University, founded in 1826 and named for its location in the Connecticut Western Reserve, and Case Institute of Technology, founded in 1880 through the endowment of Leonard Case, Jr., formally federated. Case Western Reserve joined the Association of American Universities in 1969.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

29,084

Acceptance

30%

Graduation Rate

85%

Median SAT Score

1425

Median ACT Score

32

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$52,448

Fees (in-state)

$500

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$18,708
30K - 48K$19,034
48K - 75K$22,236
75K - 110K$29,607
110K+$41,895

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$89,300

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

9K

Under-Grads

6K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland OH 44106

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

53 per 100K

Violent Crime

16 per 100K

What is Case Western Reserve University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#37 World Rank
Medical
#86 World Rank
Biology
#79 World Rank
Engineering
#98 World Rank
Business
#84 World Rank
Computer Science
#85 World Rank
Psychology
#116 World Rank
Physics
#99 World Rank
Chemistry
#190 World Rank
Mathematics
#134 World Rank
Education
#243 World Rank
Literature
#120 World Rank
Law
#254 World Rank
Philosophy
#198 World Rank
History
#164 World Rank
Economics
#248 World Rank
Political Science
#248 World Rank
Religious Studies
#31 World Rank
Nursing
#41 World Rank
Social Work
#258 World Rank
Sociology
#210 World Rank
Anthropology
#423 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Other areas of influence

#185 World Rank
Communications
#262 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Case Western Reserve University's Most influential alumni?

Case Western Reserve University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Medical, and Social Work

Stanley Schmidt

American physicist

Dennis Kucinich

Dennis Kucinich

Ohio politician

Dennis Kucinich

Dennis Kucinich

Ohio politician

Edward Murray East

American scientist

James Sokolove

American lawyer

E. Dale Saunders

American academic

Donald E. Washkewicz

American businessman

Mrinal Thakur

Indian academic

Jan Carew

Guyanese writer and professor

Roger Shuy

Forensic linguist

David W. Tank

American molecular biologist and neuroscientist

Subir Gokarn

Indian banker