Clark University

Is Clark a Good School for the Money?

Clark University Value Report

Is a Clark degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.

Within Massachusetts, Clark Offers Good Quality for a Good Price.

Top 20% Massachusetts Value
Top 30% Massachusetts Quality

Clark University is ranked #20 out of #68 in Massachusetts for quality and #11 out of #64 for Massachusetts value.

This makes it a good quality for a good price in the state.

State Value Ranking  11 out of 64
Great Value
State Value Score  82.81 out of 100
Great Value

Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Clark financial aid page to be sure.

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 25% National Value
Top 15% National Quality

Clark University is ranked #300 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Clark University is a good value according to College Factual's value analysis. It is priced competitively based on the quality of the education provided.

National Value Ranking  300 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  79.62 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Wabash College $119,642 A+
Wofford College $138,218 A
Clark University $149,841 B+
Maine Maritime Academy $151,095 B+
University at Buffalo $152,881 B+
Stonehill College $162,132 B
James Madison University $166,026 B-
Seattle University $180,966 C
University of the Pacific $188,018 C
Chapman University $227,136 D
Rhode Island School of Design $265,500 D

*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $149,841 for a Clark Degree

The average Clark student's degree will cost an estimated $149,841. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $36,636 and a typical 4.09 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $36,636
Average Years to Graduate 4.09
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $149,841

Many Factors Affect Net Price

There are many ways you can lower the cost of a college education. Consider taking advantage of in-state tuition, or shortening the length of your degree by taking summer classes. Learn more about Clark cost for other factors that may affect net price such as the financial aid you qualify for that is largely based on your family's income.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$136,520 In-State With Aid
$238,979 Avg Cost No Aid
4.09 Years to Graduate

The overall price of a college can vary depending on your individual circumstances.

Look at the table below to get a sense of how Clark value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $238,979 #492 B
All Students $149,841 #300 B+
Only Students Receiving Aid $136,520 #316 B+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $238,979 #14 B+
All Students $149,841 #11 A-
Only Students Receiving Aid $136,520 #20 B

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Massachusetts.

About 92% of Clark students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Clark financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average Clark cost multiplied by time to graduate, and then compares that number to other schools of a similar quality ranking. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.


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