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Worcester, Massachusetts

Clark University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Clark University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
56.3%
Admission Difficulty for Clark University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Clark University and can I get accepted? The school has a 56% acceptance rate ranking it #25 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,701 out of 8,355 applicants were admitted making Clark University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Clark University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 13% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

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Clark University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
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SAT Scores for Clark University
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SAT Scores for Clark University
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Clark University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.58
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Clark University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Clark University was 3.58 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #12 in Massachusetts for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Clark University accepts 56% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Clark University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 36% Good
3.50 to 3.75 26% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 19% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 14% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 5% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 N/A% Low
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

73% of Clark University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Clark University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 38%
Top 25% of class 73%
Top 50% of class 98%
Bottom 50% of class 2%
Bottom 25% of class 0%

Admission Statistics

Clark University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 4,614 3,741 8,355
Accepted 2,860 1,841 4,701
Acceptance Rate 62% 49% 56%
Enrolled 374 241 615
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 13% 13% 13%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Jan 15, 2019
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 15, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Clark University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Clark University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Clark University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=165334 IPEDS survey data for Clark University.