Clark University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
950 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610-1477
(508) 793-7431
(800) 462-5275
Fax: (508) 793-8821

Contact: Harold Wingood
Dean of Admissions
Main Address
950 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610-1477
(508) 793-7711

www.clarku.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 2,380
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 591
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,293
Graduate enrollment: 950

Setting
Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $55

Online application fee: $55
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 56%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 91%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Arts – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Bioinformatics B
Biology B
Molecular Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
Comparative Literature B
Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B
Mathematics/Computer Science B
Science, Technology & Society B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Geography B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Clark University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(508) 793-7711
Website:www.clarku.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.clarku.edu/admissions/apply/
Address:950 Main St, Worcester, MA 01610-1477
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,298
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):81%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:3,194 (97% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$43,150
Out-of-state Tuition:$43,150
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:91%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$25,323

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Clark University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Clark University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences221
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services123
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education11
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5
History111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1211
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences222
Psychology111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions122
Social Sciences642
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total338229

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Clark University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Clark University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$43,150
Out-of-state$43,150
Books and supplies$800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$42,830
Out-of-state$42,830

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid60991%
Grant or scholarship aid59889%$25,323
Student loan aid36054%$7,575

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,01984%$23,961
Federal student loans1,26253%$7,500

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Clark University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Clark University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants7,9143,3714,543
Percent admitted100%49%59%
Percent admitted who enrolled7%7%7%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Clark University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,298
Undergraduate enrollment2,289
Graduate enrollment1,009

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Clark University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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