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Clark Atlanta University


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Clark Atlanta University
223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, GA 30314-4391
General Information404-880-8000
TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's degree, Post-master's certificate
Campus SettingCity, Large
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 3,941 (3,267 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17 to 1

Mission Statement

Clark Atlanta University is an institution of high research activity characterized by a focus on the intellectual and personal development of each student. Its purpose is to prepare a diverse community of learners to excel in their chosen endeavors and to become responsible- productive- and innovative citizen leaders- locally and globally. This outcome is accomplished by the provision of access to and excellence in teaching- research- service- and creative activities through continuous engagement in an enriched- challenging- and nurturing environment.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
United Methodist
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
3 percent or less
Credit Accepted Historically Black College or University
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 17898
Instructional 17898
Research and Public Service 00
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0