Clarkson College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Potsdam, NY, Clarkson College is one of the best universities in the state of Nebraska. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Clarkson College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Clarkson College.

Box 5605 Potsdam, NY 13699
Phone: (800) 527-6577
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Clarkson University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 119
Score: 36
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.5
Graduation and retention ranking: 88
Average freshman retention rate: 84.5%
6-year graduation rate: 73.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 71%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 2
Faculty resources ranking: 95
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 46.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 17.3%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 94.7%
Student selectivity ranking: 106
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1060-1270
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 38%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 70%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 78.7%
Financial resources rank: 136
Alumni giving rank: 55
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 19.0%

Essential Facts: Clarkson University

  • Clarkson University is home to the Center for Advanced Materials Processing (CAMP).
  • Clarkson University launches leaders into the global economy. Located in Potsdam, NY, Clarkson is one of northern New York’s largest employers.
  • Clarkson University is a private institution that was founded in 1896. Clarkson University’s ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #124.

Clarkson University History

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General Information
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 82%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 12%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 13%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 90%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 62%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: ice hockey
Women’s scholarship sports: ice hockey
Student activities: choral groups, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook