Clark University

Clark University Ranking

country rank: 260
world rank: 702

University Overview

Clark University ranking, a non-profit private higher-education institution founded in 1887, is located in the urban setting of Worcester, Massachusetts (population range of 50,000-249,999). Clark University (CU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education college that is officially approved by the New England Commission on Higher Education. Clark University (CU) offers courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 133-year-old American university has a preferential enrollment process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an admission rate of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Clark University ranking also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Clark University Ranking

University Identity

Name Clark University
Acronym CU
Founded 1887
Motto Challenge Convention, Change Our World Let there be light
Colours Red and white

University Location

Address 950 Main Street Worcester 01610-1477 Massachusetts United States
Tel +1 (508) 793 7711
Fax +1 (508) 793 8821

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 950 Main Street Worcester 01610-1477 (508) 793 7431 800 462 5275

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Clark University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 351,672 physical volumes, 237,528 physical media, 135,600 digital/electronic medium and 91 licensed digital/electronic databases. Clark University's library has 2 branches.
Housing Yes Clark University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,664 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Colleges of Worcester Consortium National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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