Our Programs

For undergraduates, our rapidly changing and increasingly complex world makes it desirable for you to consider if you can extend your education beyond just one major. The School of Arts & Sciences provides you with the opportunity to explore double majors, minors and extracurricular options across fields of study that will enrich your overall experience. Learn more about our minors, concentrations and tracks, and our internships and co-op opportunitiesGraduate students focus on the sciences, technology, analytics and/or health sciences to propel their careers to new levels in industry, higher education and health professions.

Select a dropdown menu below for a list of our programs:     Undergraduate Fact Sheet

Welcome from the Dean of Arts & Sciences

Clarkson welcomes Dr. Darryl Scriven as our new Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences. Most recently he was the Dean of the College of Arts, Sciences, Business and Education at Winston-Salem State University. Scriven has a depth of experience as a professor, administrator, and entrepreneur: he is an author, film producer, and co-founder of five businesses. Read the press release

Listen to what Dr. Scriven has to say about our unique School of Arts and Sciences in this short video.


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97% Class of 2020 Total Undergraduate Placement
75% Employed
17% Continuing Ed
5% Alternative
Top Employers

Global Foundries • LC Drives • Kiewit • Lockheed Martin • National Grid • General Dynamics Mission Systems • L3Harris Technologies • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. • SRC, Inc. • BAE Systems, Inc. • Northrop Grumman • Portsmouth Naval Shipyard • Saint-Gobain Abrasives - US & Canada • Atlantic Testing Laboratories • Amazon • Corning Incorporated • Kitware • Exelon Corporation • Flatiron Construction Corp. • GE • Whiting-Turner Contracting Company • Epic

$64,384 Starting Salary

For the Class of 2020

Top Grad Schools

Cornell University • Duke University • MIT • Purdue University • Clarkson University • New York University • Michigan State University • Northeastern University • Rochester Institute of Technology • Pratt Institute • Lehigh University • Syracuse University • Temple University • SUNY Upstate Medical University

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