Master of Finance Class Profile | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

Master of Finance Class Profile

A Community of Individuals

Increasingly, leaders must be equipped to work with diverse populations locally and all around the globe. Bringing diverse voices together into one community inspires innovation and creative problem solving for today’s evolving market.

Managers create the worlds in which we work and live. As a Weatherhead finance master’s degree student, you will engage with peers from all over the globe, an experience that will expand your ability to relate to people from all cultures and prepare you to lead in any future business environment.

Who Enrolls in the Weatherhead Master of Finance Program?

Undergraduate Majors

The Master of Finance student profile embraces an array of different academic backgrounds, with the majority of Weatherhead’s finance students possessing an undergraduate business degree.

Gender Breakdown

Weatherhead prides itself on diversity in the classroom with women representing 51% of the Master of Finance program.

Country of Origin

Weatherhead welcomes students from all over the world, giving Master of Finance students a diversified and global educational experience.

Enrollment at a glance

Entered fall: 2019 2018
Total enrolled: 165* 165*
Average age: 23 23
Women: 54% 58%
International: 84% 91%
GMAT (average): 656 671
GMAT (middle 80% range): 610-700 630-710
GPA (average): 3.4 3.4
GRE Verbal (average) 148 151
GRE Quant. (average) 164 166
Full-time work experience (average): 0.3 years 0.8 years
Full-time work experience (range): 3 months – 8 years 3 months – 8 years
*Includes students who are enrolled in the dual-degree MBA/Master of Finance and the BA/BS and Master of Finance Integrated Study programs.


Top undergraduate majors

Entered fall: 2019 2018
Business: 60% 73% (64% finance majors)
Economics: 15% 9%
Engineering/Mathematics/Science: 18% 13%
Humanities/Social Sciences: 4% 5%
Other: 3% N/A