Clarke University Rankings

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In the World#4976 of 14178
In North America#1351 of 2629
In the United States#1274 of 2528
In Iowa#23 of 39
In Dubuque#3 of 5

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
94%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$34,424 /y
Aid receiving
72%
Undergraduates
685
Graduates
219
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
clarke.edu

Clarke University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate94%95%92%
Applicants1,074648426
Admissions1,008614394
Freshmen enrolled full time1346965

106 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

51 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
48 or 36%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 940
or below

75% of them
had 1120
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Clarke University are 940-1120 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
100 or 75%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Clarke University are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
TOEFL Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White661 (73%)
Hispanic81 (9%)
Black or African American59 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown52 (6%)
Two or more races21 (2%)
Nonresident Alien15 (2%)
Asian8 (0.9%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$34,424/year
Average aid awarded
$12,165
Students receiving aid
72%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$32,534
$30-48K$31,801
$48-75K$33,213
$75-110K$35,138
$110K+$35,984

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$33,600$10,400
Tuition in-state$33,600$10,400
Tuition out-of-state$33,600$10,400
Fee in-district$1,070$164
Fee in-state$1,070$164
Fee out-of-state$1,070$164

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity581
Combined charge for room and board$10,000
Room charge$4,700
Meal charge$5,300

Clarke University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General288
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse30
Physical Therapy & Therapist29
Psychology, General22
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing20
Education, General15
Elementary Education and Teaching14
Social Work49
Biology & Biological Sciences, General10
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management10
Athletic Training & Trainer8
Organizational Leadership8
Fine & Studio Arts, General7
Computer and Information Sciences, General6
Secondary Education and Teaching3
History, General3
Communication, General3
Philosophy3
Biochemistry2
Musical Theatre2
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies1
Music Teacher Education1
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1
Graphic Design1
Grand Total1594049
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate63%56%67%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
122
Citations
2,548

Publication count by topic

Medicine
21
Psychology
19
Political science
12
Engineering
10
Biology
10
Computer science
10
History
6
Philosophy
4
Sociology
4
Chemistry
3
Art
3
Business
2
Mathematics
2
Environmental science
1
Economics
1
Physics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy26183
Engineering2915327
Medicine3067906
Psychology3438368
Political science374815
Biology4005458
Environmental science403257
Computer science4479137
Business50499
Physics50854
Economics53011
Chemistry566220

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199001
199113
199202
199306
199408
199544
199614
1997014
1998318
1999512
2000023
2001422
2002319
2003942
2004847
2005478
2006488
2007193
2008398
20093115
20102132
20114152
20122153
20133176
20143225
20156166
20161143
20177116
20185113
2019587
20205167

General info

Alternative namesCU
Founded1843
WikipediaClarke University
Colorsnavy blue, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May. Also Summer Session (June - July)
Total FTE staff259
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address1550 Clarke Dr
Dubuque, Iowa, 52001-3198
United States
City population58,000
Phone5635886300
Fax+1 (563) 588 6789

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