Clinical Translational Science PhD Program Characteristics and Outcomes

As a member of the Coalition for Next Generation Life Science, Case Western Reserve University publishes statistics annually for PhD programs in the life sciences. The following data can also be downloaded as a PDF here. Find more information about CWRU's PhD in Clinical Translational Science and the other Degree Programs offered through the School of Graduate Studies

Enrollment Headcounts

  Fall 2016 Fall 2017 Fall 2018
Recipient Count (%) Count (%) Count (%)
Total 6 100% 12 100% 16 100%
       Domestic 5 83% 7 58% 11 69%
             URM 1 20% 1 14% 1 9%
       International 1 17% 5 42% 5 31%
    Male 3 50% 6 50% 6 38%
    Female 3 50% 6 50% 10 62%

Admissions

Recipient AY 2016 AY 2017 AY 2018
Applicants N/A 7 10
Admits N/A 6 6
Matriculants N/A 5 5
Admit Rate N/A 85.7% 60.0%
Yield N/A 83.3% 83.3%

Degree Recipients*

by Academic Year of Conferral

Recipient AY 2004-08 AY 2009-13 AY 2014-18
Total N/A N/A 1
     Domestic N/A N/A 1
           URM N/A N/A N/A
     International N/A N/A N/A
    Male N/A N/A N/A
    Female N/A N/A 1

Median Time to Degree for Recipients*

by Academic Year of Conferral

Recipient AY 2004-08 AY 2009-13 AY 2014-18
Total N/A N/A 3.25
     Domestic N/A N/A 3.25
           URM N/A N/A N/A
     International N/A N/A N/A
    Male N/A N/A N/A
    Female N/A N/A 3.25

Cohort Completions*

by Academic Year of Entry

Recipient AY 1999-2003 AY 2004-08 AY 2009-13
Total Entering N/A N/A N/A
    Retained N/A N/A N/A
    Withdrawn N/A N/A N/A
    Left w/ Master's N/A N/A N/A
    Total Completed N/A N/A N/A
            < 4 years N/A N/A N/A
            4-5 N/A N/A N/A
            5-6 N/A N/A N/A
            6-7 N/A N/A N/A
            > 7 years N/A N/A N/A

Cohort Completion Rates*

by Academic Year of Entry

Recipient AY 1999-2003 AY 2004-08 AY 2009-13
All Recipients N/A N/A N/A
      Domestic N/A N/A N/A
             URM N/A N/A N/A
      International N/A N/A N/A
    Male N/A N/A N/A
    Female N/A N/A N/A

Notes

  • * First cohort accepted in Fall 2011. 
  • Underrepresented Minorities (URM) includes individuals who self-identify with one or more of the following: African American/Black; Hispanic/Latino/a; Multiracial, Native American/Alaska Native, and Pacific Islander
  • Time to degree for recipients is the elapsed time between entering a graduate program and degree conferral date and includes any leaves of absence.