Clarkson College: Review & Facts

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Clarkson College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,255 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1888 and is one of the 17 schools and colleges located in Omaha, Nebraska.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
14
Fair
Clarkson College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Clarkson College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical, Radiology Technology, Medical Assistant, and Physical Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
71%
Fair
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Clarkson College is fair at 71% (close to Nebraska average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Clarkson College is below average: 57%. About 38% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Clarkson College is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,300
Medium
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - about $11,600 per year. The additional fees at Clarkson College beyond tuition are around $700, which totals $12,300 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
52%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 83 applications were submitted and 43 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Clarkson College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,800
Medium
Clarkson College offers a distance education program, 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 Clarkson 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.

Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Clarkson College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 200 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - approximately $4,800 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Clarkson 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.

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 numbers, Clarkson College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Clarkson College Location and Maps



Post Address: Clarkson College, 101 S 42nd St, Omaha, Nebraska 68131-2739, USA
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