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Graduate Admissions


Graduate Admissions

Founded in 1887 as the first all-graduate institution in the country, Clark University is an internationally renowned research university of intimate scale located in the heart of New England—Worcester, Massachusetts. Clark graduate programs enroll more than 1,100 students from around the world and encompass eight Ph.D. options and 14 master's programs, including innovative dual MBA/Master's degrees.

At Clark, you will be welcomed into a diverse, closely knit community of engaged scholars and practitioners. You will benefit from the individual guidance and mentorship of accomplished faculty who are committed to educating the next generation of teachers and leaders in their fields. You will be encouraged to forge connections with communities beyond campus, to put your ideas into action, and to work across disciplines to effect positive change and build a purposeful career.

Winter Break Hours

Note that the University is officially closed from Wednesday, December 24 - Friday, December 26 and Wednesday, December 31 - Friday, January 2.

We will return to our normal business hours starting on January 5, and we will also be available December 22 - 23 and 29 - 30 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST to assist with your application questions.

We encourage all applicants to begin the process of creating and submitting their graduate application as soon as possible, so that if there are any delays or issues we have plenty of time to assist you!