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Clarkson College Data & Information Overview

229 awards Ranking Badges
96% Acceptance Rate
1% Student Loan Default Rate
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How Well Is Clarkson College Ranked?

Allied Health Professions Highest Ranked Major

2024 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Clarkson College was awarded 229 badges in the 2024 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is allied health professions.

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Overall Quality

Clarkson College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Clarkson College?

96% Acceptance Rate
92% Of Accepted Are Women

Acceptance Rate

Clarkson College has an acceptance rate of 96%, so it is easier to gain admission to this school than some others. Still, the admissions staff will examine your application closely to make sure you're a good fit for Clarkson College.

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Clarkson College Faculty

18 to 1 Student to Faculty
95% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Clarkson College is about average at 18 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Clarkson College is 95%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  95 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Clarkson College

59% Freshmen Retention
32% On-Time Graduation Rate

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Clarkson College this rate is 59%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  59 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When it comes to finishing their studies on time, those seeking a bachelor's degree from Clarkson College have a four-year graduation rate of 32%. This is comparable to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  32 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Clarkson College.

Clarkson College Undergraduate Student Diversity

337 Full-Time Undergraduates
16.9% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
86.6% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 616 undergraduates at Clarkson College with 337 being full-time and 279 being part-time.

How Much Does Clarkson College Cost?

$18,147 Net Price
64% Take Out Loans
$36,428 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of Clarkson College is $18,147. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Clarkson College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,332 $19,026 $22,708 $16,444 $24,917

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Clarkson College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Clarkson College, approximately 64% of students took out student loans averaging $9,107 a year. That adds up to $36,428 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Clarkson College is 1.1%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Clarkson College Graduates Make?

$59,883 Avg Salary of Grads
High Earnings Boost
Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Clarkson College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $59,883 in their early years. That's great news for Clarkson College students since it is 41% more than the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year.


See which majors at Clarkson College make the most money.

Location of Clarkson College

Nebraska State
337 Full-Time Undergraduates
Large City Campus Setting
Located in Omaha, Nebraska, Clarkson College is a private not-for-profit institution. Omaha is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Contact details for Clarkson College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 101 S 42Nd St, Omaha, NE 68131-2739
Phone: 402-552-3100

Clarkson College Majors

7 Majors With Completions
186 Undergraduate Degrees
105 Graduate Degrees
During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 7 majors graduated from Clarkson College. Of these students, 186 received undergraduate degrees and 105 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 119 $60,306
Allied Health Professions 17 $55,232
General Business/Commerce 6 NA
Health & Medical Administrative Services 2 NA
Health Sciences & Services 1 NA
Other Education 0 NA
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Clarkson College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Clarkson College

95% Take At Least One Class Online
59% Take All Classes Online

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2020-2021, 1,125 students took at least one online class at Clarkson College. This is an increase from the 1,095 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2020-2021 1,125 697
2019-2020 1,095 656
2018-2019 1,046 602
2017-2018 1,111 609
2016-2017 1,273 667

Learn more about online learning at Clarkson College.

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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