National Universities
#192 in National Universities
New York Colleges
#32 in New York Colleges

Overview

Clarkson University is ranked 192nd in National Universities and 32nd in New York Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Clarkson University by comparing key academic facts to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
  • It has very expensive tuition & fees of $52,724.
  • The acceptance rate (75%) is average.
  • The SAT & ACT scores (1,255 SAT, 27 ACT) is average.
  • It has very large number of students of 4,274.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (74 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Clarkson are $52,724 and it is very expensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University $52,724

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $26,737

4-Years Colleges $22,926

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $27,722

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of Clarkson are $34,232 and it is expensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University $34,232

All U.S. Colleges $18,842

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $18,688

4-Years Colleges $18,848

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $23,572

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of Clarkson is 75% and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 75%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 66%

4-Years Colleges 68%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 68%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of Clarkson is 16% and the yield is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 16%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 35%

4-Years Colleges 35%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 43%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at Clarkson is 1,255 and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 1,255

All U.S. Colleges 1,123

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 1,132

4-Years Colleges 1,124

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 1,206

ACT Scores

The average ACT score submitted by enrolled students at Clarkson is 27 and it is lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 27

All U.S. Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 69

4-Years Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 77

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Clarkson is 78% and it is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 78%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 56%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 59%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Clarkson is 3% and it is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 3%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 25%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 28%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Clarkson is 86% and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 86%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 78%

Student Population

The total student population at Clarkson is 4,274 and its population very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 4,274

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 2,477

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 2,948

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Clarkson is $31,414 which is 59.58% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University $31,414

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $16,488

4-Years Colleges $12,161

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York $17,399

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Clarkson is 14 to 1 and the ratio is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 14 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 12 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 13 to 1

Number of Programs

Clarkson offers 74 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 74

All U.S. Colleges 37

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 45

4-Years Colleges 58

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 46

Number of Online Programs

Clarkson offers 4 online programs and it means limited online classes compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Clarkson University 4

All U.S. Colleges 13

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 12

4-Years Colleges 15

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 10