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Case Western Reserve University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Cleveland, OH

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Architecture and Related Services, Other
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Cognitive Science
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computational Biology
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Dance, General
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Finance, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • French Studies
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • German Studies
  • Gerontology
  • History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
  • History, General
  • Human Nutrition
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • International/Global Studies
  • Japanese Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Polymer/Plastics Engineering
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Statistics, General
  • Systems Engineering
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Engineering, Social sciences, Biological/life sciences, Business/marketing
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 38% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 26% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 32% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 20% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 18% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Laws, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Nursing, Master of Science in Dentistry, Master of Nonprofit Organization, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Engineering, Master of Science in Management, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Accountancy, Master of Law, Master of Engineering Management

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
  • Anatomy
  • Art History
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioethics
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Comparative Literature
  • French
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • Health Law
  • History
  • Human Genetics
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Management
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Law
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Nurse Midwifery
  • Nutrition
  • Operations Research
  • Oral and Dental Sciences
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Theater

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Musical Arts, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Juridical Sciences, Doctor of Medicine

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
  • Allopathic Medicine
  • Art History
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • Health Law
  • History
  • Human Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Management
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Law
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Neuroscience
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Operations Research
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Supply Chain Management

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