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Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, GA
University Website: www.cau.edu
Apply Online: www.cau.edu/Apply_to_CAU.aspx
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Clark Atlanta University is a private, historically black university in Atlanta, in the U.S. state of Georgia. It was formed in 1988 with the consolidation of Clark College (founded in 1869) and Atlanta University (founded in 1865). Clark Atlanta University is a member of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF).

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $18,106.00 avg tuition

223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30314-4391
(404) 880-8000

Apply online Admissions:
admissions.cau.edu/
Financial Aid:
www.cau.edu/FinancialAid/default...

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Clark Atlanta University

Statistics:
Applied 5,261
Admitted 3,772 72%
Enrolled total 833
Full Time: 820
Part Time 13
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 390 470
SAT Math 380 460
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 18 20
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 66%
4-year graduation rate 29%
6-year graduation rate 43%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Clark Atlanta University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $18,106.00 $18,106.00 $18,106.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $806.00 $806.00 $806.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $754.00 $754.00 $754.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $13,572.00 $13,572.00 $13,572.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $805.00 $805.00 $805.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $754.00 $754.00 $754.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $9,285.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $3,465.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $35.00
Graduate Application Fee $40.00
Books and Supplies $2,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 97%
Percent receiving grant aid 82%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,297.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 90%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,704.00

Clark Atlanta University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Managerial Economics X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X
Education, Other X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
Rhetoric and Composition X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Chemistry, Other X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Political Science and Government, General X X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Fashion/Apparel Design X
Music, General X
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism X

Clark Atlanta University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
UNCF General Scholarship Up to $5,000 March 24, 2017
IES Merit-Based Scholarship for Under-Represented Students Up to $5,000 April 01, 2017

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