Our Unique Opportunities

Global Business Program Opportunity

Global Business Programs provide our students with exciting opportunities to expand their education to include business instruction in an international setting.  Participation in a Global Business Program helps to prepare students to work and compete in an international business environment.  Developing an understanding of the world beyond the boundaries of the United States will be a huge advantage as you begin your career.  Student participate in a class during the spring semester and experience international travel during the spring break in March.  There is an application process to be considered.   Students are welcome to participate in a Global Business Program even if they are a non-business student.  Global Business Experiences (UNIV399) satisfies knowledge areas Contemporary and Global (CGI) and Cultures and Society (CSO).  Past travels included the countries of France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland.  In March 2018, a class and trip is planned for Dublin, Ireland and London, England.

Fast-track Honors Program

Our Fast-track Honors Program opportunity enables The Clarkson School students who have excelled during their first semester to enter the highly selective Honors program for the spring semester if they intend to continue their education at Clarkson.

Summer research

Or, if you’re interested in summer research, you may be able to participate in our research program during the summer before or after your year in The Clarkson School. The Clarkson School staff members will help you find a faculty mentor in your area of interest to work with and The Clarkson School will cover your housing expenses, so there is no cost to you apart from food and other personal expenses.