Private 4 Year

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 2,006 prospective students applied, and 1,781 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 183 enrolled in the school.  812 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 76 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $35,740 plus fees of $1,130.



Clarke University is rated within the top 45% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
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SAT 900/1120
ACT 19/23
GPA 3.36
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jul 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Clarke University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,514
Other Fees$1,130
Room and Board $10,400
Budget for Other Expenses$3,457
Total One Year Cost$52,241

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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.

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