Student Population
National Rank
Clarke University overview
Location Dubuque, Iowa
Online clarke.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Clarke University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation 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 1,149 prospective students applied, and 726 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 162 enrolled in the school.  886 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 153 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $32,300 plus fees of $1,050. Clarke University is ranked 490 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Clarke University overview
SAT 1050/1210
ACT 20/25
GPA 3.52
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

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


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

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%

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