Clark Atlanta University

223 James P Brawley Drive S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30314
(404) 880-8000
http://www.cau.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 3,873
  • Undergraduate population: 3,202
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $26,430
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $26,430
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 94%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,513
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 66%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,062
  • Students receiving federal aid: 66%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,611
  • Students receiving state aid: 17%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 24%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 6,674
  • Percent admitted: 57%
  • Percent admitted (men): 52%
  • Percent admitted (women): 58%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 420, 490
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 410, 480
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 4,068
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 28%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 72%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 45%
  • Graduation rate (men): 38%
  • Graduation rate (women): 47%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD