Clarkson University

Clarkson University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Potsdam, NY. The 2019 average net price at Clarkson University is $31,376. Acceptance rate is 71.08%. The school has a total enrollment of 4,274.

Quick Facts

Updated U.S. Gov IPEDS 2018-19
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Location: Potsdam, NY
Student Body: 4,274
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.clarkson.edu
Acceptance Rate: 71.08%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 71.08%
  • Application Deadline: January 15, 2019
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $50
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $48,194
Grad Tuition: $33,312
Room and Board: $14,908
Books and Supplies: $1,446
Other Fees: $1,250
Average Net Price: $31,376
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 797
  • Men / Women Ratio: 542 / 255
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 570 - 660
  • Median SAT Math Range: 590 - 690
  • Median ACT Range: 24 - 24
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 15
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Engineering: 46%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 14%
  • Engineering Technology: 12%
  • Health Professions: 8%
  • Computer Science: 4%

Academic Programs

Clarkson University offers 78 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Engineering. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsClarkson University offers 31 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Engineering
Engineering Technology
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Master's Degree ProgramsClarkson University offers 24 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
     Online  Campus
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Physical Sciences
Doctorate Degree ProgramsClarkson University offers 13 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Computer Science
Engineering
Health Professions
Mathematics and Statistics
Physical Sciences
Certificate ProgramsClarkson University offers 6 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Education
  • Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching Degree
Engineering
Health Professions

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 73%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 74%
  • 1st Year Retention: 85%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $64,600
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 4,274
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 73%
  • Non-resident, alien: 9%
  • Hispanic Students: 4%
  • Asian Students: 4%
  • Unknown: 4%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Black Students: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

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Liberal Arts and Sciences
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