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A Clark graduate degree can cost less than you think.

Clark University graduate programs award generous merit-based scholarships to students who demonstrate academic potential, professional leadership, and commitment to Clark community values.

Both U.S. and International students are eligible for scholarship awards.

Merit-based scholarship awards are assessed during the application review process and no additional application is required. Scholarship awards may vary by department and program.

Candidates seeking scholarships are encouraged to apply early, during priority application periods listed here.

Candidates who apply outside of the priority application period will be considered for scholarship funding as available.

More than 90% of Clark graduate students, both U.S. and international, receive scholarships.


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If you would like to view your program cost, please input your degree type (Master’s degree, PHD, etc) and program of interest below.  Please note the following costs reflect the current calendar year and are subject to change.

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Scholarship Opportunities for Graduate Students

  • Dean’s Merit Scholarships
  • Director’s Merit Scholarship Award
  • Returned Peace Corps volunteers (RPCVs): The School of Management and the Department of Sustainability and Social Justice offer the Coverdell Fellowship for RPCVs.
  • Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) Scholarships: The School of Management is proud to offer 50% tuition scholarships to BGS members.
  • National Service Scholarships: Clark partners with AmeriCorps and City Year and provide 50% tuition fellowships to returned service volunteers accepted to SSJ and SOM graduate programs.
  • Members of Worcester and Metro West Chambers of Commerce: The School of Management, Department of Sustainability and Social Justice, and School of Professional Studies offer 25% tuition scholarships to employees of member companies and their families.
  • Clark Alumni Scholarships: Clark undergraduate and graduate alumni admitted to a graduate degree program receive 50% tuition scholarships for SOM and SSJ on-campus programs and 30% tuition scholarships for School of Professional Studies programs.

Additional Financing Options

You may be eligible to apply for federal or private loans. Contact the Office of Financial Assistance.

A very limited number of salaried teaching, research, and/or graduate assistantships are available each semester. Enrolled students may apply for these positions at the start of their studies.

The Clark Office of Prestigious Fellowships and Scholarships helps connect the Clark community with national fellowship and scholarship opportunities and provides application assistance to interested students.

Have question about Clark graduate tuition and scholarships?

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Contact Information

Graduate Admissions

Office Location
  • 138 Woodland St.
    Worcester MA 01610-1477

  • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

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