Clark University

#319 / #110
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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American private university and liberal arts college in Worcester, Massachusetts

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About Clark University

According to Wikipedia, Clark University is a private research university in Worcester, Massachusetts. Founded in 1887 with a large endowment from its namesake Jonas Gilman Clark, a prominent businessman, Clark was one of the first modern research universities in the United States. Originally an all-graduate institution, Clark's first undergraduates entered in 1902 and women were first enrolled in 1942.

Clark University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate
7,153 47% 75%

How Much Does Clark University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $22,734
30K - 48K $20,581
48K - 75K $21,568
75K - 110K $25,915
110K+ $36,763

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Clark University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Clark University, then you can expect to earn an average of $54,700 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Clark University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
3,562 2,440 1,122

Where is Clark University?

Clark University is located at 950 Main St, Worcester MA 01610-1477

How Safe is Clark University?

Clark University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Worcester has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Clark University Known For?

Clark University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Clark University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Clark University's Most Influential Alumni?

Clark University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Anthropology, and Earth Sciences. Here are some of Clark University's most famous alumni:

Edward B. Titchener
Edward B. Titchener
An American psychologist.
Solomon Lefschetz
Solomon Lefschetz
A Jewish American mathematician .
Lewis Terman
Lewis Terman
An American educational psychologist and academic.
Henry H. Goddard
Henry H. Goddard
An American psychologist.
Robert H. Goddard
Robert H. Goddard
An American physicist.
Arnold Gesell
A Psychologist and pediatrician.
John H. Flavell
An American psychologist.
Xu Zhimo
Xu Zhimo
A Chinese poet .
E. Franklin Frazier
E. Franklin Frazier
An American sociologist .
Matthew Sands
Matthew Sands
An American accelerator physicist .
Ronald Kessler
Ronald Kessler
An American journalist.
Tara Brach
An American Buddhist teacher.

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