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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.


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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, 2021
  • 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: 43%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 16%
  • Engineering Technology: 12%
  • Health Professions: 9%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 5%

Academic Programs

Clarkson University offers 81 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 33 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 25 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
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
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

To Program12 Agreements with 9 Colleges
Biological/Biomedical Science
Fulton-Montgomery Community College
Business/Management/Marketing
Adirondack Community College
Finger Lakes Community College
Jefferson Davis Community College
Northern Vermont University
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill
Computer Science
SUNY Corning Community College
Engineering
Jefferson Davis Community College
SUNY Corning Community College
English Literature
SUNY Corning Community College
General Agreement
Dutchess Community College
Health Professions
Herkimer County Community College
Liberal Arts and Sciences
SUNY Corning Community College
Mathematics and Statistics
Fulton-Montgomery Community College
SUNY Corning Community College
Natural Resources/Conservation
Fulton-Montgomery Community College
Physical Sciences
Fulton-Montgomery Community College
Social Sciences
SUNY Corning Community College
To College8 Programs
Adirondack Community College
Business/Management/Marketing
Dutchess Community College
Engineering
Finger Lakes Community College
Business/Management/Marketing
Fulton-Montgomery Community College
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Herkimer County Community College
Health Professions
Jefferson Davis Community College
Business/Management/Marketing
Engineering
Northern Vermont University
Business/Management/Marketing
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill
Business/Management/Marketing
SUNY Corning Community College
Computer Science
Engineering
English Literature
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Social Sciences