Student Body Profile

The MSA Program welcomes an average class of 75 students, combined, to its three locations in Cleveland, Ohio; Houston, Texas; and Washington, D.C. each year. As a collective, the current students in the CWRU MSA Program held an average undergraduate GPA of 3.48 and earned an average MCAT score of 500.

While a portion of the students begin the program immediately following the completion of their undergraduate work, a significant number of current students started their studies at CWRU after working for a number of years in industry or completing a graduate degree. The average age of the cohort is 25 years old.

Click here to learn more about the Class of 2019.

Click here to learn more about the Class of 2020.

Background by Academic Field

Biology and Biological Sciences 44%
Other* 20%
Biochemistry and Chemistry 11%
Medical (includes Health Sciences, Medical Technology, Nursing, Premed and Public Health)  10%
Psychology and Neuroscience 9%
Cell, Molecular and Microbiology 3%
Human Biology and Physiology 3%

*Accounting, Advertising, Anthropology, Biomolecular, Communications, Economics, Emergency Management, Engineering, Exercise Science, Government, Kinesiology, Law, Metabolism and Nutrition, Natural Sciences, various Liberal Arts and Interdisciplinary fields.

Gender Breakdown

Female 51%
Male 49%

Where are we from?

Each icon on the map below indicates the location of our current students’ undergraduate institutions.