Overall Niche Grade
- Party SceneB+
- Campus FoodB-
- Student LifeB+
Clarkson University is ...
NCAA Division III (without football)
Upstate Collegiate Athletic Association
High School GPA
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.23 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.22 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.22 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Mechanical Engineering163Graduates
- Industrial and Engineering Management73Graduates
- Civil Engineering62Graduates
- Chemical Engineering57Graduates
- Aerospace Engineering51Graduates
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering37Graduates
- Logistics and Supply Chain Management32Graduates
- Environmental Engineering29Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 16 responsesReport
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.32 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.45 responses
After Clarkson University
- Very Good204
Clarkson University is great school in a small community. It is well known for its engineering program and has a 90% job placement rate. There is a great student to faculty ratio which allows students the ability to interact with the professors on a one to one basis.
- Niche User
- 1 day ago
Clarkson understands that college students are stressed out and they provide many services that attempt to make the students' journey as stress-free as possible. The Clarkson School program provides a way for advanced high-school students to start college early and gives them an authentic college experience. The downside to this University is there is little in the way of transportation around the area.
- 19 days ago
Clarkson has great programs to help students to succeed, and gain experience that will be valuable in the real world.
- College Sophomore
- 23 days ago