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Clarkson alumni salaries rank in the top 2 percent of highest salaries in the United States, Payscale College Salary Report 2016-2017.

Clarkson is #1 among all Upstate New York colleges for alumni salaries and #3 statewide, Payscale College Salary Report 2016-2017.

Clarkson is the Best College in New York State for Getting a Job, Zippia 2017.

2017 Top Online School for Women in STEM, Guide to Online Schools.

Clarkson is one of the 18 private colleges where students go on to earn the most money, Business Insider 2016-2017.

Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck, Princeton Review 2017

Clarkson is one of the 25 Colleges with the Highest-Paid Graduates, Money & Career Cheat Sheet 2017.

Top-tier National University, U.S. News & World Report, America’s Best Colleges 2017.

Top-20 Best Values (Great Schools, Great Prices), U.S. News & World Report, America’s Best Colleges 2017.

Best Colleges for Veterans, U.S. News & World Report, America’s Best Colleges 2017.

Clarkson is #6 in the Top 50 Online MBA Programs in Human Resource Management, Online MBA Today 2017.

Clarkson is one of the 10 Best Online MBA Programs in New York, College Choice 2017.

Clarkson is #14 of the 50 Best Value Online Master's of Business Administration, Best College Values 2017

Clarkson is #21 of the Best Value Online MBA Degrees, 2017.

Top-20 Supply Chain Management Program, U.S. News & World Report, America’s Best Colleges 2017.

Top-20 Best Bachelor's Degrees in Software Engineering, College Choice 2017.

Top-50 Best Value Online Graduate Computer Science and Information Technology Programs, Value Colleges 2017.

Clarkson is one of the Top 50 Best Online MBA in Healthcare Management Degree Programs, MBA Healthcare Management 2017

Best Undergraduate Business Programs, U.S. News & World Report, America’s Best Colleges 2017.

Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs, U.S. News & World Report, America’s Best Colleges 2017.

50 Best Value Bachelor's in Engineering, Best College Values 2017.

Clarkson is a Kiplinger's Best College Value, Kiplinger's 2017.

Among the nation’s "Best 381 Colleges," The Princeton Review 2017.

Clarkson is #4 of the Top 10 Best Online Colleges in New York, Value Colleges 2017.

Clarkson is one of the Most Affordable Online Colleges for a Master's in Computer Science, SR Education Group 2017.

Clarkson is one of the Top-40 Best Online MBA Programs, Community for Accredited Online Schools 2017.

Clarkson offers one of the Best Online Masters in Data Science, Online Course Report 2017.

Clarkson ranks in the Top-10 U.S. Research Universities for Best Physical Campus Environment, Landscape and Urban Planning 2016.

Clarkson has one of the Top-10 Undergraduate Business Schools in New York State, College Choice 2016.

Clarkson is in the top-ten for Best Entrepreneurial Studies Nationwide, College Factual 2016.

100 Best-Value Private Colleges In America, CEOWORLD Magazine 2016.

Clarkson is in the top 3% of Best Value Colleges in the nation, 2016 PayScale College ROI Report.

Clarkson is one of the Top-25 Colleges with Highest Salaries After Graduation, Forbes 2016.

Clarkson is the #9 Best Value Online MBA & Health Management Program, Value Colleges 2016.

Clarkson is one of the Top-21 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Colleges, Forbes 2016

Clarkson is one of the Top-50 Online MBA Programs, Top Management Degrees Top 50 Online Super Ranking 2016-2017.

One of the Top-100 Values in Private Universities, Kiplinger’s Best College Values 2016.

Clarkson graduates have some of the highest salaries in the nation, 2016 College Salary Report, PayScale Inc.

Clarkson is #14 for "Best Career Placement," Princeton Review 2016.

#5 Best Value College in New York State, SmartAsset 2016.

Top-10 Colleges with Most Impressive Job Rates and Career Services, Online Schools Center 2016.

Among the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges, Princeton Review’s Guide to 353 Green Colleges 2016.

Top-50 Best Bachelor's in Engineering Degree Programs, College Choice 2016

Online MBA Program ranked as one of the top 40 in the nation, U.S. News & World Report, Best Online MBA Programs 2016.

Clarkson selected as a "Top School," 2016 Military Advanced Education & Transition (MAE&T) Guide to Colleges & Universities. 

One of the "50 Colleges Where Students Earn the Highest Salaries," Business Insider 2015.

One of "10 Great Colleges for Business Majors," TIME magazine 2015

Top 25 Private Online MBA Programs, Online MBA Report 2015

One of the "Top 10 Engineering Colleges in the U.S.," USA Today 2015.

Among the top 20 entrepreneurship undergraduate programs in the nation, Entrepreneur magazine and The Princeton Review 2016.

Top 10: Universities that increase salaries the most, A Clarkson degree will increase your earnings by 42 percent, on average, Brookings Institution 2015.

#4 of The 50 Most Technologically Advanced Small Colleges, The Best Colleges 2015.

One of the most affordable colleges whose undergraduate alumni report earning more than $100,000 a year, MONEY Magazine 2015.

National Model Undergraduate Program in Entrepreneurship Education first-place winner, U.S. Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship 2015.
Top-ranked Military Friendly School, Victory Media 2016 and Military Advanced Education (MAE) 2014.

#12 Best Master’s Degree Programs by Salary Potential, 2015 College Salary Report, PayScale Inc.

One of the Most Selective Online Business Degrees, SR Education Group 2015.

"Top 50 Best Value Online MBA Programs" list, Value Colleges 2015.

One of the Top-100 Values in Private Universities, Kiplinger’s Best College Values 2015.

#32 in Environmental Engineering, U.S. News & World Report, America’s Best Graduate Schools 2015.

Ranked as a Top 15% College in the outcome-based 2015 Educate to Career (ETC) College Rankings Index.

Ranked one of the 10 Most Underrated Colleges in America, Business Insider 2015.

Ranked #69 college in America by alumni earnings above expectation, The Economist 2015.

One of America’s Best Small Town Colleges. 2015.

Top Veteran-Friendly School, U.S. Veterans Magazine 2015.

ROTC service ranked #3 in the nation, Washington Monthly 2015.
Top 50 America’s Most Entrepreneurial Universities, Forbes 2014.

Top 100 Graduate Business Schools in the Nation, U.S. News & World Report, Best Graduate Schools 2014.

Ranks #37 for faculty receiving significant research awards in the national universities category, Washington Monthly 2014.

Clarkson ranks #7 in New York state for colleges and universities that provide the highest return on investment (ROI), Affordable Colleges Online 2013.
#1 in the nation for grads with most internship experience, U.S. News & World Report 2013.

Top 30 Private Colleges with Million-Dollar Returns on Investment, Affordable Colleges Online 2013.

Clarkson is one of 12 schools whose new graduates earn more than Harvard’s, ABC News & PayScale 2012.

Engineering & Management program is only the second program in the world to be accredited by both AACSB International and the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Clarkson Honor Roll
Clarkson is recognized among the finest universities in the nation, according to such diverse measures as U.S. News & World Report, the Association for Independent Technological Universities, and corporate recruiters. Clarkson focuses on providing a rigorous professional experience, connecting discovery and engineering innovation with enterprise, and developing a collaborative community for students, faculty and staff.

 Left to right: Kaitlin Dunn (Goldwater Scholar), Louis DeRidder (honorable mention), and Xulan Deng (Goldwater Scholar).

A Legacy of Goldwater Scholars
Two more Clarkson University honors students were awarded Goldwater Scholarships and one has received an honorable mention from the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation in 2016.

As of 2016, 33 Clarkson students have received this highly coveted award since the program was established in 1986. This is the 17th consecutive year that Honors Program students have received Goldwater Scholarships.
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