Case Western Reserve University

Is Case Western a Good School for the Money?

Case Western Reserve University Value Report

What is a Case Western degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares Case Western with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.

Within Ohio, Case Western is a Great Quality for a Fair Price.

Top 50% Ohio Value
#1 Ohio Quality

Case Western Reserve University is ranked #1 out of #80 in Ohio for quality and #26 out of #62 for Ohio value.

This makes it a great quality for a fair price in the state.

State Value Ranking  26 out of 62
Overpriced
Great Value
State Value Score  58.06 out of 100
Overpriced
Great Value

Find out if Case Western offers in-state tuition that you may qualify for.

Fair Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Top 5% National Quality

Case Western Reserve University is ranked #605 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Case Western Reserve University provides the kind of quality education we anticipated when compared to other colleges at the same price point. Based on this information we believe it is priced fairly for the type of education provided.

National Value Ranking  605 out of 1472
Overpriced
Great Value
National Value Score  58.90 out of 100
Overpriced
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Macalester College $172,794 B
Mount Holyoke College $178,290 B
University of Wisconsin - Madison $192,741 C+
Case Western Reserve University $195,802 C+
College of William and Mary $197,354 C+
Rose - Hulman Institute of Technology $204,599 C
University of California - Berkeley $214,116 C
Trinity College $220,465 C
Babson College $224,016 C
Brandeis University $226,645 C-
Santa Clara University $231,006 C-

*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $195,802 For That Piece of Paper

The Case Western time to graduate is about 4.26 years and will cost an estimated $45,963 per year. This brings the total cost to 195,802.

Amount
Average Yearly Cost $45,963
Average Years to Graduate 4.26
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $195,802

Many Factors Affect Net Price

There are many ways you can lower the cost of a college education. Consider taking advantage of in-state tuition, or shortening the length of your degree by taking summer classes. Learn more about Case Western cost for other factors that may affect net price such as the financial aid you qualify for that is largely based on your family's income.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$172,142 In-State With Aid
$296,658 Avg Cost No Aid
4.26 Years to Graduate

Net price can vary based on your unique situation.

Look at the table below to get a sense of how Case Western value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $296,658 #677 C
All Students $195,802 #605 C+
Only Students Receiving Aid $172,142 #662 C+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $296,658 #25 C+
All Students $195,802 #26 C+
Only Students Receiving Aid $172,142 #24 B-

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Ohio.

About 86% of Case Western students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Case Western financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates average total cost by multiplying net price by time to graduation. We then compare the average total cost to other schools of a similar quality to determine value. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.

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