How much does Clark Atlanta University cost?

Clark Atlanta University Cost of Attendance
In-state $23,144
Out-of-state $23,144
On-Campus Room and Board $11,238
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $27,931
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $32,199
$30,000-$48,000 $33,305
$48,000-$75,000 $36,438
$75,000-$110,000 $37,905
Over $110,000 $38,154

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% $11,308
Federal Grants 66% $5,280
Pell grants 66% $5,126
Other federal grants 6% $2,930
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 20% $3,234
Institutional grants or scholarships 28% $15,088
Student loan aid 87% $7,763
Federal student loans 86% $6,981
Other student loans 11% $13,534

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 276 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 130 Up to $4,500
Take a foreign language class 185 Up to $5,000
Play a sport 140 Up to $1,500
Have work experience 198 Up to $12,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Clark Atlanta University Admissions

What is Clark Atlanta University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 55%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 69% of applicants
SAT Reading 480-550
SAT Math 460-530
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 49% of applicants
Composite Score 17-20

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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 5%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Clark Atlanta University Graduation Success

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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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