If you are planning on applying to Clarkson College, the application fee is $25.
Here is an overiew of some of Clarkson College's admissions stats.
|Clarkson College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||15%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||0%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||100%|
These are the application deadlines for Clarkson College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Clarkson College does not offer early decision or early action.
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It is moderately difficult to get into Clarkson College. 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 students, approximately 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.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Clarkson College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
What does Clarkson College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
Make sure to check with Clarkson College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Clarkson College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in 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)||3.0|
|Other Requirements||√||Proof of an current, unencumbered R|
Clarkson College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.
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%.
At Clarkson College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Clarkson College directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Clarkson College considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
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.
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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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
Can I defer my acceptance to Clarkson College?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Clarkson College.
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.
What is Clarkson College's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Clarkson College is 55%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Clarkson College?
❌ Clarkson College does not offer early decision.
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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.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
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
24 and Above
20 to 24
20 and Less
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.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
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