Clark College: Review & Facts

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Clark College is a large two-year, public school with 12,315 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1933 and is one of the 5 schools and colleges located in Vancouver, Washington.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are available at Clark College.

Clark College implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Culinary, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
59%
The rate of student retention at Clark College is low at 59% (below Washington average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Clark College is low - 34%. Around 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Clark College is decent: 17:1. Find out more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,900
Average tuition price is relatevely low, around $8,600 a year. The additional fees at Clark College beyond tuition are nearly $300; which comes to a total of $8,900 annually.

Read the details about Clark College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Clark College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Clark College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (360) 992-2000 or check Clark College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Clark College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Clark College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
At present there is no on-campus housing at Clark College.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Clark College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Clark College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Clark College Location and Maps



Post Address: Clark College, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, Washington 98663-3598, USA
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