Profile Data from 2012
  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    580
  • Program Cost
    $63,750
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
950 Main Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 01610, United States
Website

Students at Clark University Graduate School of Management (GSOM) gain an in-depth understanding of the cultural, economic, environmental, and political realities that shape our world and impact the global economy. Students learn to develop innovative solutions to complex management challenges and make sound - and socially responsible -business decisions. MBA in Sustainability (environmental) and MBA in Social Change (community development & planning) are unique offerings that reflect Clark's commitment to affecting positive global change. Accredited by AACSB International.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    39%
  • Selectivity
    41%
  • Job Offers
    83%
  • Average Salary
    $50,000.00
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services

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About Clark University

Admissions: Can I get in?

3.24 GPA of All Applicants 3.3 GPA of All Accepted Applicants
Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 29
  • Median 24
  • Middle 80% 0 to 72
Admissions Selectivity
41% Graduate School of Management 46% Average Across All Schools

580 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
70% 559
73% 580
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 259
41% 41.0
39% 39.0
Female
49% 49
International
90% 90
Re-Applicants
1% 1
75% 75
Wait-listed
100% 26
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • English
  • International Business
  • Finance
  • Accepted
  • Economics
  • International Business
  • Finance
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Clark University
  • Shanghai University
  • University of Delhi
  • Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade
  • Mumbai University
Importance of Application Elements
  • GMAT Scores Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Interviews Important
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Peace Corps
  • PT Bank Rakyat, Indonesia
  • 3T International Co.
  • Citibank
  • New Oriental Educational Group
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
1% 1
1% 1
740 to 769
1% 1
1% 1
710 to 739
2% 2
6% 6
680 to 709
8% 8
12% 12
650 to 679
11% 11
9% 9
620 to 649
12% 12
12% 12
590 to 619
12% 12
7% 7
560 to 589
14% 14
13% 13
530 to 559
11% 11
12% 12
500 to 529
7% 7
9% 9
Under 500
21% 21
18% 18
English Language Requirements
577 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Technology 21%
Top Industry
  • Financial Services 21%
  • Non-profit 18%
  • Media/Entertainment 14%
World Bank 2
Top Employer
  • Nypro 1
  • WB Mason 1
  • Commerce Bank & Trust 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
83% Graduate School of Management 84% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
58% 58
64% 63.67152671755726
58% Receive Offers
54% 54
58% 57.7590909090909
54% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
25% 25
21% 20.652301587301586
25% Receive Offers
29% 29
25% 24.575744680851063
29% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0% 0
5% 5.422790697674418
0% Receive Offers
0% 0
7% 7.03121212121212
0% Accept Offers
75% Graduates seeking full-time employment
13% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • World Bank 2
  • Nypro 1
  • WB Mason 1
  • Commerce Bank & Trust 1
  • Digital Credit Union 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
6% 6
$0.00 Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
40% 40
$47,000.00
36K 58K
Marketing/Sales
30% 30
$48,000.00
35K 75K
Information Technology
18% 18
$65,000.00 Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
6% 6
$0.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
3% 3
Data not provided
Consumer Products
3% 3
$42,500.00 Data not provided
Financial Services
21% 21
$47,000.00
36K 58K
Government
7% 7
Data not provided
Manufacturing
7% 7
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
14% 14
$35,000.00 Data not provided
Non-profit
18% 18
Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
0% 0
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
3% 3
Data not provided
Real Estate
3% 3
$65,000.00 Data not provided
Technology
21% 21
$54,000.00
38K 75K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
One Year or Less
45% 45
$47,000.00
35K 65K
More than one year, up to three years
33% 33
$57,500.00 Data not provided
More than five years
15% 15
$42,500.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
North America
100% 100
$55,000.00
36K 75K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
83% 83
$46,000.00
35K 65K
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
9% 9
Data not provided
U.S. West
9% 9
$75,000.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • State Street Global Advisors 1
  • Webster Five Bank 1
  • Mass Mutual Financial Group 1
  • MA Small Business Development Center 1
  • Harman International Industries 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 10
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 60
  • Average intern length in weeks 7
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 75
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $63,750
  • Budget $41,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $63,750
  • Budget $41,000
1 Full Tuition Scholarships
$15,400 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
0%
0%
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$307,692
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
100%
Of first-year institutional scholarship recipients who received at least the same amount for the second year
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
26 Graduate School of Management 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
35% 35
Case study
21% 21
Team project
16% 16
Top Areas of Study
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Other
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Social Change - Social responsibility, social entrepreneurship, environmental policy, community development, and international development. Sustainability - "green MBA"
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Finance
Joint Degree Programs
  • MBA/MA (Arts)
  • MBA/MS (Science)
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 21
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • 26 new and replacement computers purchased in the past three fiscal years. Cost was $26,000. Satellite site - purchase and installation of new projectors, screens, computers, controls, and associated wiring. Cost was $60,000. Main building - purchase and installation of new projectors, screens, computers, controls, and associated wiring. Cost was $40,000.

Students: Who are my classmates?

72% International Students
36% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
White
91% 91
Not Reported
9% 9
Multiethnic
0% 0
Student Citizenship
Asia
43% 43
North America
28% 28
Middle East and North Africa
18% 18
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
  • Finance
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,936 Living MBA Alumni
6% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.