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Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science

Los Angeles, CA
University Website: www.cdrewu.edu
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Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science is a WASC accredited, private, non-profit school located in Willowbrook, unincorporated Los Angeles County, California, United States. It was founded in 1966 in response to inadequate medical facilities within the Watts region of Los Angeles, California, USA. Later, the institution became a University and changed its name in order to reflect its new academic role. The University is named in honor of Dr. Charles R. Drew. It was associated with the former-Martin Luther King Jr./Charles R. Drew Medical Center from 1972 to 2006, and sometimes referred to as King-Drew University.

The university is a Historically Black College and University and a Minority Serving Institution. The university is a member-school of Thurgood Marshall College Fund

On February 27, 2010 a U.S. Navy ship was named for Dr. Charles R. Drew, who revolutionized blood banking during World War II. A replica sits in the School of Nursing Lobby.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $10,116.00 avg tuition

1731 E 120th St
Los Angeles, CA 90059
(323) 563-4800

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Financial Aid:

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
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Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science

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Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 33%
4-year graduation rate 0%
6-year graduation rate 45%
Application Deadlines:
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Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $10,116.00 $10,116.00 $10,116.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $100.00 $100.00 $100.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $421.00 $421.00 $421.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $13,500.00 $13,500.00 $13,500.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $100.00 $100.00 $100.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $10,864.00 $4,385.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $4,259.00 $4,385.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $35.00
Graduate Application Fee $75.00
Books and Supplies $1,656.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 100%
Percent receiving grant aid 100%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,261.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 33%
Avg amount of student loan aid $9,500.00

Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Biomedical Sciences, General X
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X X
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist X
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist X
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant X
Physician Assistant X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other X
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling X

Scholarships for Students in California

Name Amount Deadline
S.P.R.O.W.T Scholarship $5,000 May 31, 2017
Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarship $2,500 April 01, 2017
Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship $2,500 April 03, 2017
Association for Women in Architecture Foundation Scholarship $2,500 April 12, 2017
Chen Foundation Scholarship $2,000 March 29, 2017
Thomas M. Stetson Scholarship $2,000 June 01, 2017
Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship Program $1,500 March 31, 2017
Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship $1,500 April 15, 2017
Leon Bradley Scholarship Up to $2,500 May 31, 2017

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