Undergraduate Admissions

Clark University geography professor Karen Frey doing research in Alaska


Undergraduate Programs

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U.S. NewsU.S. News & World Report 2016
No. 75 in Best National Universities
No. 32 in Best Value Schools
No. 156 in Best Undergraduate Business Programs

No. 16 in America's Most Entrepreneurial Universities, 2015
No. 76 in Best (Colleges) in the Northeast, 2015
No. 163 in America's Top Colleges, 2015

2016 Fiske Guide to CollegesFiske Guide to Colleges
Included in the 2016 Fiske Guide to Colleges

Fiske Guide to CollegesFiske Guide to Colleges
Clark is named a "Best Buy" in the 2015 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges, which identifies "the best and most interesting schools in the United States."

Colleges That Change Lives Colleges That Change Lives
Clark is one of only 40 schools featured in this popular book based on Loren Pope's years of research. Clark is described as "a place where a teenager can make things happen." 2012*

Princeton ReviewPrinceton Review
Best 380 Colleges, 2016
Best Colleges in the Northeast, 2016
No. 3 in Lots of Race/Class Interaction, 2016
No. 20 in Best College Theater, 2016
Best Business Schools, 2015
Top-Rated Green College, 2015

Princeton Review Colleges That Pay You BackPrinceton Review
Colleges That Pay You Back, 2016
No. 3 among 25 Best Schools for Making an Impact

KiplingerKiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine
No. 10 in New England's Best Values in Private Universities, 2014
No. 24 in Best Values in Private Colleges, 2015

Washington MonthlyWashington Monthly
No. 71 in National Universities, 2014
No. 65 in "Best Bang for Your Buck," 2014

President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll2013 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll
Included annually since 2006*

Clark is named one of the "Highest Return on Investment Colleges in Massachusetts," which identifies Massachusetts colleges whose degrees pay off the most, 2013

Best Colleges OnlineBest College Career Services
Best Colleges Online ranks Clark in top 5 among the nation's best in helping students onto clear career paths, with Clark's innovative LEEP program ensuring a strong return on education, 2012*

Peace Corps Top CollegesPeace Corps Top Colleges 2015
No. 10 in Small Colleges and Universities

Financial Aid HandbookThe Financial Aid Handbook: Getting the Education You Want for the Price You Can Afford
This recent book puts Clark on its
Best Bets list, among only 60 selected. "Clark has one of the most active student populations we've ever seen." 2011*


Graduate Programs

Graduate School of Management

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AACSB logoAACSB International
AACSB Accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Less than 5% of the world's 13,000 business programs have earned AACSB Accreditation.

U.S. News & World Report
No. 114 in Best Part-Time M.B.A. Programs, 2015

Princeton Review Best Business Schools 2014Princeton Review
In Best 295 Business Schools, 2014

Net ImpactNet Impact 2014 Business as UNusual Guide
No. 27 in Top 50 Schools for Environmental Sustainability

Corporate KnightsCorporate Knights
No. 17 in Corporate Knights Global Green M.B.A. Survey, 2013*

Entrepreneur MagazineEntrepreneur Magazine
Graduate School of Management is one of the Top 16 programs for M.B.A.s pursuing "green business" fields, 2011*

Aspen Institute's Beyond Grey PinstripesThe Aspen Institute's Beyond Grey Pinstripes
Graduate School of Management is one of the Top 100 M.B.A. programs worldwide, 2011*

Other Graduate Programs


National Research CouncilNational Research Council
Top-ranked doctoral program in geography, 2011*

Planetizen Graduate School Rankings for 2014Planetizen Guide to Graduate Urban Planning Programs, 2015
No. 14 in Top Graduate Urban Planning Programs without Ph.D.
(See Clark's M.A. program in Community Development and Planning in the Department of International Development, Community and Environment)

U.S. NewsU.S. News & World Report
No. 209 Biological Sciences, 2014
No. 84 History, 2013*
No. 131 Physics, 2014
No. 70 Psychology (Clinical), 2012*
No. 101 Psychology, 2013*
No. 166 Public Affairs, 2012*

*Most recent ranking