About the College

Clarkson College is a private, non-profit college that offers certificates, undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees and post-graduate certificates in health sciences and health care business.

Clarkson College exists to educate and ensure the personal and professional development of individuals seeking a career in health care. Through various activities, the College provides an intellectual environment for the development of literate, knowledgeable and scholarly individuals motivated to pursue lifelong learning and capable of solving problems through the health care disciplines in which they major.

The success of each student at Clarkson College is the center of the College Mission. For this reason, faculty works closely with students as teachers, mentors, advisors and role models. Faculty and staff are friendly and helpful and care about your progress and success.

The College also provides a variety of co-curricular experiences on campus. The opportunity to serve in student groups and organizations, College committees or to participate in service promotes development of interpersonal skills and experiences that assist students in attaining personal and career success.

Students at Clarkson College may choose to study in any one of several areas in the Nursing, Health Care Business, Health Care Services, Radiologic Technology, Medical Imaging/Imaging Informatics and Physical Therapist Assistant.

The Clarkson College Professional Development office is dedicated to assisting health care professionals in their pursuit of lifelong learning. Professional Development encompasses a broad spectrum of programs and courses intended for adult learners. It involves developing an individual’s knowledge, skills and attitudes to ensure that they can work confidently and effectively.

Online Education provides students who are unable to attend classes on campus an opportunity to complete their education in a flexible setting suitable for their individual lifestyle. Accessibility, convenience and personalized instruction make the Online Education experience a popular option.

Students are central to decisions made and are included in many of the operational activities of the College through the Student Government Association (SGA) and other organizations.

Clarkson College delivers a high-quality education emphasizing early hands-on experiences, personal attention from faculty, flexibility in program selection and high first-time pass rates on board examinations for graduates. The College prepares students for a profession embedded with opportunities and the potential of multiple careers that enable a variety of jobs, settings, geographical locations, colleagues and salary potential.