Clayton State University Rankings

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In the World#2788 of 14178
In North America#849 of 2629
In the United States#781 of 2528
In Georgia#19 of 65
In Morrow#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
51%
Aid receiving
88%
Undergraduates
6,368
Graduates
511
Male:Female Ratio
30:70
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Clayton State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate51%54%50%
Applicants1,9386551,283
Admissions991353638
Freshmen enrolled full time506189317
Freshmen enrolled part time913259

2,536 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,428 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
SAT/ACT Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American4287 (62%)
White1141 (17%)
Hispanic530 (8%)
Asian440 (6%)
Two or more races220 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown134 (2%)
Nonresident Alien114 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander6 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,060
Students receiving aid
88%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$4,064$5,760
Tuition in-state$4,064$5,760
Tuition out-of-state$14,786$12,411
Fee in-district$1,474$1,474
Fee in-state$1,474$1,474
Fee out-of-state$1,474$1,474

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,305
Combined charge for room and board$10,398
Room charge$6,528
Meal charge$3,870

Clayton State University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies6910012
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse11317
Community Psychology118
Business Administration and Management, General4964
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration & Management56
Office Management and Supervision50
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies434
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General45
Biology & Biological Sciences, General35
Information Science & Studies294
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist29
Information Technology26
Speech Communication and Rhetoric24
Business & Commerce, General23
Cinematography and Film & Video Production616
Legal Assistant & Paralegal517
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other22
Accounting21
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management20
Marketing & Marketing Management, General20
Health & Health Care Administration & Management18
English Language and Literature, General16
Computer Science14
History, General13
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management12
Political Science and Government, General11
Sociology11
Visual and Performing Arts, General11
Historic Preservation and Conservation9
Education, General8
Mathematics, General7
Clinical Psychology4
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching3
Chemistry, General3
Music, General2
Music Teacher Education2
Philosophy2
Grand Total109938136
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate30%24%34%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%
  • Part-time retention rate - 48%

Publications & Citations

Publications
616
Citations
14,197

Publication count by topic

Psychology
99
Computer science
73
Business
70
Medicine
62
Mathematics
50
Sociology
45
Political science
33
Biology
30
Engineering
26
Economics
22
Chemistry
13
Geography
10
History
10
Philosophy
9
Physics
7
Environmental science
6
Art
6
Materials science
5

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business10303,321
Sociology12211,281
Art157922
Political science1581319
Psychology16783,594
Economics1960605
Medicine25991,583
History27114
Physics2893263
Engineering3522156
Materials science3593338
Biology3612743
Environmental science382181
Computer science3842294
Mathematics3896152
Chemistry4364258
Geography445715

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199842
199944
200069
20011430
20021438
2003577
20043101
200513126
200618157
200719216
200843319
200932457
201025546
201132737
201237937
2013281018
2014391119
2015421121
2016471257
2017391160
2018351079
2019411138
2020451387

General info

Alternative namesCSU
Founded1969
WikipediaClayton State University
MottoDreams. Made Real.
Colorsblue, orange
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff706
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address2000 Clayton State Boulevard
Morrow, Georgia, 30260-0285
United States
City population6,000
Phone6784664000
Fax+1 (678) 466 5042

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