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Clark University is the first graduate institution founded in the United States. Today, it has both undergraduate and graduate programs, and is highly regarded for its rigorous liberal arts curriculum and research output.

Key Facts


  • #91 in National Universities according to US News & World Report 2020
  • #32  in Best Value Schools

Year founded

  • 1887

School type

  • Private, co-ed, no religious affiliation 

Latest undergraduate enrollment

  • 2,240

Latest graduate enrollment

  • 913

Student-faculty ratio

  • 10:1

Freshman acceptance rate

  • 56%

Average SAT/ ACT for freshman entry

  • SAT 1305 / ACT 29

Average GPA for freshman entry

  • 3.67

International student population

  • 13.8%

Transfer GPA of Kings alumni

  • 3.41 (average)

Employment/ job placement rate

  • Employed Full Time 43%

Median starting salary of alumni

  • $46,000 

Popular majors

  • Biomedical Science, Business Management, Psychology 

Tuition and Room & Board

  • $54,900


About the university

Different colleges/ schools within the university include Undergraduate Arts & Sciences, Graduate Arts & Sciences, Graduate School of Management, International Development, Community and Environment, School of Professional Studies.

  • Almost 30 graduate degree programs within 4 different schools
  • Research opportunities are available for both undergraduate and graduate students
  • 130 student organizations hosting weekday and weekend events popular among domestic and international students alike — activities include game nights, dance parties and movie nights
  • Famous alumni include Padma Lakshmi, author, actress, television host, executive producer of the well-known TV show, Top Chef, and author of several books on food and cooking; D’Army Bailey, lawyer, judge and civil rights activist who started his political career in Berkeley California, and founder of the National Civil Rights Museum, located at the site where Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated
Kings alumni at Clark University

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