#18 Best Private Colleges in Iowa

Clarke University

Dubuque, Iowa

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Student Population
Clarke University overview
Location Dubuque, Iowa
Online clarke.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Clarke University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Dubuque, Iowa, Clarke University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,301 prospective students applied, and 1,073 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 197 enrolled in the school.  878 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 126 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $32,300 plus fees of $1,050. Clarke University is ranked 839 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
Clarke University overview
SAT 930/1100
ACT 19/23
GPA 3.52
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jul 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Clarke University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,330
Other Fees$1,050
Room and Board $9,600
Budget for Other Expenses$3,120
Total One Year Cost$47,400

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Clarke University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 24%
Business 16%
Education 14%
Psychology 9%
Human Services 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153126 IPEDS survey data for Clarke University.