Clark University: Review & Facts

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Clark University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,505 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1887 and is one of the 11 colleges and schools located in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
43
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Clark University.

Clark University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 43 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Psychology, Political Science, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
92%
Clark University student retention rate is very high at 92% (well above Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Clark University is good - 78%.

Student to faculty ratio at Clark University is good - 10:1. Read more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,500
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, around $38,100 per year. The additional fees at Clark University beyond tuition are approximately $400; this comes to a total of $38,500 a year.

Read the details about Clark University 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



Acceptance
Rate
70%
As reported in recent government data, 4,300 applications were submitted and 3,012 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

Clark University will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Clark University is $55.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Clark University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (508) 793-7711 or check Clark University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,100
Clark University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Clark University, 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.

Safety
Grade
F
Clark University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,800 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - approximately $4,100 per year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Clark University. 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
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 information, Clark University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Clark University Location and Maps



Post Address: Clark University, 950 Main St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01610-1477, USA
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