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Students with a passion for creating digital art find a kindred spirit in Professor Michael Swartz of the Becker School of Design & Technology.

Study Game Design

Animated about learning game design

Students with a passion for creating digital art find a kindred spirit in Professor Michael Swartz of the Becker School of Design & Technology.

Study Game Design
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Clark was founded in 1887 as one of the first all-graduate institutions in the country. Today, Clark promotes a rigorous liberal arts curriculum within the context of a research experience that addresses challenges on a global scale.

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Of students complete an internship or experiential learning

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30%

Of undergraduates enroll in Clark master’s programs on full scholarships

Accelerated Degree Programs
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97%

Of undergraduate alumni are employed, in school, or engaged in voluntary service 6 months after graduation

Career Outcomes

$514 million

Clark University endowment (as of June 30, 2021)

More Fast Facts

65%

Of undergraduates receive need-based financial aid

Learn About Affordability
Fiat Lux sculpture

$30,124

Average financial aid package awarded to an undergraduate

Costs and Aid

1 of 8

Colleges and universities in Worcester

Our Hometown

63

Majors, minors, and concentrations

Browse Options

66%

Of undergraduate students live on campus

Housing Choices

131

Student clubs and organizations

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Student standing in front of

100%

Of students complete an internship or experiential learning

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Student Entrepreneurs

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Jonathan Tamen ’26 started a nonprofit organization to use 3D printing technology to build prosthetic limbs for children.

Geographic Information Science

Center for Geospatial Analytics to open

Hamed Alemohammad will join Clark as the inaugural director of the new center, which will support research programs in GIS.

Undergraduate Research

Students learn to navigate climate crisis

A First-Year Intensive course connects incoming students with well-known climate scholars.

Deepening Perspectives

Research reaches to the core of the Clark experience.

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Twisting turbans and making origami

Rajasthani turbans. Candy wrappers. Violin strings. What do these things have in common? The physics behind their twisted shapes can be explained using a theoretical framework developed over nearly two decades by Physics Professor Arshad Kudrolli’s research team.

Delve into the research

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The whispering world of ASMR

Some people feel a tingle after watching someone whisper in a YouTube video. Hugh Manon, professor of screen studies, and Shuo Niu, professor of computer science, explore the world of ASMR, or autonomous sensory meridian response.

Explore the sensation

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A new novel plunges into issues of racial justice

Professor Ousmane Power-Greene’s “The Confessions of Matthew Strong” “is an existential odyssey of a dislocated academic who, having professionalized her politics, has accidentally turned the world into an object of study,” The New York Times Book Review says.

Read the review

Florencia Sangermano

The sounds of science: listening and learning

Geography Professor Florencia Sangermano has spent the last few years strapping audio recorders onto trees to monitor sounds that help gauge the health of the ecosystem and determine the impact of humans and climate change.

Listen to the podcast

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Upcoming This Spring

Flexibility is built into our liberal arts curriculum, allowing you to select from compelling courses on diverse topics.

GEOG 020
American Cities: Changing Spaces, Community Places
Examine the history and modern processes of urbanization — from the development of North American cities to the experience of neighborhoods within those spaces.
MGMT 100
The Art and Science of Management
Analyze the role of business in our society. Then head out into the community to serve others and apply your newfound management skills.
DSCI 125
Introduction to Data Science
Get to know foundational concepts and skills, then dig in to process and analyze, and extract information from, real-world datasets. Discussions will also cover data privacy, bias, fairness, and more.
PSCI 157
U.S. Environmental Politics
Why have environmental policies emerged or failed to emerge? Examine the character of policy action, public ideas, political leadership and institutional development.
BIOL 084
Biodiversity
How did life evolve into a wide range of species, from microscopic creatures to whales? How might we conserve and protect species?
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Liberal Arts + Game Design

The Becker School of Design & Technology at Clark hosts the world’s No. 3-ranked Game Design program, according to Princeton Review.

Clark University’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

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