Clark University

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Clark University can be found in Worcester, MA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Clark University has an enrollment of about three thousand students.

62% of all applicants are accepted to Clark University, from which 18 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at clarku.edu.

Overall Clark University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

61.5%

The overall acceptance rate for Clark University was reported as 61.5% in Fall 2013 with over 5,550 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2017 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Clark University has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 64.2%
  • 2010-2011: 69.1%
  • 2011-2012: 67.9%
  • 2012-2013: 70.0%
  • 2013-2014: 61.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 66.0%

How Does Clark University Compare?

61.5%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Clark University is eleven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
College of the Holy Cross33.0%
Becker College62.6%
Assumption College74.2%
Anna Maria College77.6%
Nichols College80.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants5,55143.3%56.7%
Admitted3,41637.6%62.4%
Enrolled62137.8%62.2%
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