How much does Clark Atlanta University cost?

Clark Atlanta University Cost of Attendance
In-state $22,186
Out-of-state $22,186
On-Campus Room and Board $11,156
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $27,143
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $31,511
$30,000-$48,000 $32,094
$48,000-$75,000 $34,190
$75,000-$110,000 $35,905
Over $110,000 $36,750

Clark Atlanta University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 97% $10,545
Federal Grants 73% $5,264
Pell grants 73% $4,988
Other federal grants 7% $2,929
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 21% $3,370
Institutional grants or scholarships 32% $12,686
Student loan aid 90% $8,116
Federal student loans 89% $7,455
Other student loans 15% $10,434

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Clark Atlanta University Admissions

What is Clark Atlanta University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 52%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 68% of applicants
SAT Reading 490-570
SAT Math 460-540
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 49% of applicants
Composite Score 18-21

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Clark Atlanta University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3302
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
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Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
American Indian or Alaska Native
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About Clark Atlanta University

Clark Atlanta University is an urban research university characterized by a focus on the intellectual and personal development of each student. Leveraging its distinctive history, the mission of Clark Atlanta University is to transform the lives of students and their communities by preparing citizen leaders to be problem-solvers through innovative learning programs; supportive interactions with faculty, staff, and students; exemplary scholarship; and purposeful service.


223 James P Brawley Drive, SW
Atlanta, GA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Doctoral/Research Universities
Setting Large City
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