University description (as per official university website)
Case Western Reserve University attracts bright, passionate individuals from all over the United States and nearly 30 countries. The undergraduate student body is diverse and welcoming of world cultures and beliefs, and our programs in the arts and sciences, management, engineering and nursing are highly regarded around the globe. International students lend their talent and life experiences to the campus community by getting involved in student organizations, faculty research, athletics, hands-on learning opportunities and more.
SCHOOLS & COLLEGES
Through its schools and colleges, Case Western Reserve University offers outstanding programs and degrees in more than 60 fields. Select from the list below to learn more about each school or college.
College of Arts and Sciences
The College of Arts & Sciences houses departments and interdisciplinary programs in the areas of the humanities, fine and performing arts, social sciences, natural sciences, and mathematical sciences. The college offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. Undergraduate programs provide each student with a liberal education, the cornerstones of which are general education courses and advanced study in one or more major and minor fields.
School of Dental Medicine
Clinical experience begins early in the freshman year. More clinical experience makes better, more confident, dentists. Our unique Preceptor Program brings experienced, practicing dentists into the clinics to work with our students. Our curriculum is always evolving to provide better, more comprehensive dental education. Practice management means we'll not only make you a competent clinician -- we'll also make you a successful businessperson.
Case School of Engineering
The Case School of Engineering prepares aspiring engineers to satisfy pressing needs for new products, management systems, and technological solutions to an array of problems. Through the rigors of fundamental science and the experience of applied learning, Case simultaneously imparts core principles of engineering and cultivates an interdisciplinary perspective of the increasingly intersecting fields of science, engineering, business, medicine, and law.
School of Law
We are a law school committed to the best possible legal education and career opportunities for our students. Our goal: To provide an education that prepares graduates for success in the practice of law, public and community service, and commerce in an ever-changing environment where the nature of the legal profession and necessary knowledge, skills, and services are constantly evolving, and instills in our students the values, ethics, and dedication to justice necessary to serve clients and society.
Weatherhead School of Management
The Weatherhead School of Management develops transformational ideas and outstanding leaders for the advancement of business and society. We believe that management is a noble profession committed to the advancement of human life.
School of Medicine
Since its founding in 1843, the School of Medicine has been at the forefront of medical education and research.Already a leading educational institution for more than a century, in 1952 the School of Medicine initiated the most advanced medical curriculum in the country, integrating the basic and clinical sciences, focusing on organ systems, and featuring an introduction to patients in the first year. The School of Medicine is one of only three schools in history to receive a flawless accreditation report from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education, the authority that grants accreditation to U.S. And Canadian M.D. Programs.
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, consistently ranked among the best nursing schools in the country, has established many firsts in nursing education. Our school is home to one of only 12 WHO Collaborating Centers in the country, and our Centers of Excellence off