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Clarkson College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an applicationto Clarkson College, the fee for the application is $25. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Applying Early to Clarkson College?

Clarkson College does not offer early decision or early action..

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

Is Clarkson College Hard To Get Into?

Clarkson College is amoderately difficult school to get into. Clarkson College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Clarkson College accepted 55% of all applicants., around 48 of the 87 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Clarkson College, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

What's Most Important to Get In to Clarkson College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Clarkson College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Not Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities Not Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Not Considered
Application Essay Important
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Not Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Volunteer Work Not Considered

Clarkson College Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Clarkson College must submit the following items. Double check with Clarkson College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 3
Other Requirements Proof of an current, unencumbered R

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Clarkson College?

Out of all students that were admitted, 95% submitted a class rank. At Clarkson College 15% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 30% were in the top 25% and 85% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Clarkson College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 95%

Clarkson College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 0% of Clarkson College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 100% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Clarkson College?

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What's a Good ACT Score for Clarkson College?

To be most competitive at Clarkson College, you should strive to earn between 20 and 24 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Clarkson College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.

A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Clarkson College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.

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Transferring to Clarkson College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Clarkson College.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Clarkson College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Clarkson College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Clarkson College?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Clarkson College.

Does Clarkson College accept transfer credits?

Clarkson College transfer credits from accredited institutions. Clarkson College accepts:

CLEP subject tests Excelsior College Examinations

Does Clarkson College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Clarkson College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits

Do I have to submit test scores to Clarkson College?

Clarkson College. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

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Clarkson College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

55%

How hard is it to get into Clarkson College? Clarkson College is a somewhat selective institution. The Clarkson College acceptance rate is 55%. This means that the institution accepts 55 out of every 100 applicants.

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Clarkson College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Clarkson College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Clarkson College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Clarkson College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

20 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above

Good

20 to 24

Avg

20 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Clarkson College is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Clarkson College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Clarkson College SAT Scores

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Clarkson College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

820

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

55%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,440

Out-of-State

$7,440

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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