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Acceptance Rate 71 %
SAT Average 1,255
Tuition & Fees $51,128
Student Population 4,274
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $31,414

Clarkson University Academic Overview

Clarkson University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Potsdam, New York. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 4,274 students are enrolled into Clarkson University. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 71% and the graduation rate is 75% last year.

2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Clarkson University tuition and fees are $51,128 for all students. For graduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $34,212 for all graduate students.

Clarkson University 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$51,128
Graduate$34,212
[Chart] Clarkson University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at Clarkson University

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at Clarkson University. The acceptance rate of Clarkson University is 71% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16%. The average graduation rate is 75% and the transfer-out rate is 19%. Total 4,274 students are attending Clarkson University including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $31,414 and 96 students received grants of scholarship aid (3.11% of total undergraduate students). Total 4,274 students are attending Clarkson University including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

[Chart] Clarkson University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Clarkson University is 71 %.
Graduation Rate for Clarkson University is 75 %
Transfer-out Rate for Clarkson University is 19 %
Retention Rate for Clarkson University is 86 %
Student Population for Clarkson University is 4,274
Student to Faculty Rate for Clarkson University is 14 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $31,414 at Clarkson University.

Clarkson University Directory Information

Offered Degrees

Clarkson University offers 74 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Clarkson University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree310
Post Bachelor's Degree62
Master's Degree242
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship120
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Clarkson University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.

Special Learning Opportunities at Clarkson University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,541)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,900)

Veterans Benefits

Clarkson University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.

Veterans Benefits at Clarkson University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Accepted Credits at Clarkson University

Clarkson University accepts following credits that their students have earned.

Accepted Credits at Clarkson University
Dual Credits
Credits for life experiences
Advanced Placement (AP) credits