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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.

Top-tier national university, U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges 2014
 
#1 in the nation for grads with most internship experience, U.S. News & World Report 2013.

Top 20 on the Fifty Most Affordable Colleges with a Return on Investment list, Bloomberg Businessweek 2011.

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

Among the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges, Princeton Review’s Guide to 322 Green Colleges 2013.

Clarkson ranks #7 in New York state for colleges and universities that provide the highest return on investment (ROI).

Clarkson’s online graduate business programs #12 in the nation, U.S. News & World Report 2013.

One of the best undergraduate engineering programs in the country, U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges 2014.

#34 on the Great Schools, Great Prices, list of 50 national universities ranked according to their quality to price ratio, U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges 2013.

Among the Top 100 best undergraduate business schools in the nation, Bloomberg Businessweek 2011.

Among the top 15 entrepreneurship undergraduate programs in the nation, Entrepreneur magazine and The Princeton Review 2014.

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

Among "The Best 378 Colleges," The Princeton Review 2014.

Among the top 100 Graduate Business Schools in the nation, U.S. News & World Report 2014.

Clarkson University is one of only 150 of 3,500 colleges worth the investment, Former Secretary of Education William Bennett.

Digital Arts & Sciences major at Clarkson has been named the most innovative program in North America, International Digital Media and Arts Association (iDMAa) 2010.

Top 50 Undergraduate Game Design Programs, The Princeton Review 2010.

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.

School of Business supply chain management program ranks in the top 20 nationally,
U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges 2014.

ROTC service ranked #2 in the nation, Washington Monthly 2013.

U.S. News & World Report, America’s Best Graduate Schools 2015 ranks Clarkson programs:
32nd in environmental engineering
68th in civil engineering
74th in chemical engineering

Ranks #31 for faculty receiving significant research awards in the national universities category, Washington Monthly 2013.

Clarkson named a top-ranked military friendly school by Victory Media 2014 and Military Advanced Education (MAE) 2014.

Clarkson is one of only 330 of the country's best and most interesting colleges and universities featured in the 2011 Edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges.


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A Legacy of Goldwater Scholars

Two more Clarkson University Honors students have been named Goldwater Scholars and one has received an honorable mention in 2013 from the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation.

As of 2013, 29 Clarkson students have received this highly coveted award since the program was established in 1986. This is the 14th consecutive year that Honors Program students have received Goldwater Scholarships.  Read More.