Business School Overview
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|Ranking score and category|
#30 in Part-time MBA
Business School Overview
The Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University offers graduate programs in these departments and concentrations: accounting, economics, finance, general management, health care administration, leadership, marketing, management information systems, not-for-profit management, production/operations management, organizational behavior, supply chain management/logistics, quantitative analysis/statistics and operations research, and technology. Its tuition is full-time: $44,200 per year; part-time: $1,833 per credit; and executive: $96,000 total program. At graduation, 63.5 percent of graduates of the full-time program are employed.
Business students enrolled in the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University are a quick walk from museums, a botanical garden, and the Cleveland Orchestra. The city is also home to Cleveland Metroparks, which are full of hiking trails and nature centers, as well as three professional sports teams: the Cavaliers in the NBA, Browns in the NFL, and Indians in the MLB.
In the classroom, graduate students in the school can earn degrees in finance, accountancy, operations research and supply chain, and positive organization development. Case Western students can earn a Weatherhead M.B.A. through a few different routes: Students pursuing the full-time M.B.A. program usually complete the degree in about two years and can get involved in a number of students clubs ranging from Dynamic Weatherhead Women In Business to Health Systems Management to Bioscience Club.
The Weatherhead part-time M.B.A. program begins with the Leadership Assessment and Development initiative, in which students are placed with classmates in cohorts that remain intact for the full three years of the curriculum. At the Weatherhead School of Management, working professionals with at least 10 years of business experience can pursue the Executive M.B.A. program, which usually takes about two years to complete.
Case Western Reserve University graduate students in the Weatherhead School of Management have many opportunities to advance their careers. The school offers services such as career assessments and fairs, mock interviews, résumé reviews, and employer information sessions.
|Application deadline (U.S. residents)||March 15|
|Application deadline (international students)||March 15|
|Gender distribution (full-time)|
Full-time: $44,200 per year
|Required fees (full-time and part-time)||$1,440 per year|
|Required fees (executive degree program)||$0|
|Average base salary||$80,762|
|Full-time graduates employed at graduation||63.5%|
* Business School Overview details based on 2012 data