Clayton State University provides an intellectually challenging, culturally rich learning environment, encouraging all students to take advantage of the outstanding educational and career opportunities provided for residential and commuter students from a diverse range of ethnic, socioeconomic, experiential and geographical backgrounds. The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs of superior quality taught by a professionally active teaching faculty committed to promoting academic excellence. University programs and services are informed and guided by the following essential considerations: 1) recognizing and responding to the increasingly complex global context of contemporary life; 2) promoting community-based, experiential learning to create enduring and meaningful connections between education and other aspects of life; 3) encouraging and providing opportunities for continuous education and growth; and 4) developing an understanding of advanced applications of modern technology. Clayton State University promotes excellence in teaching, research, and service to the people and the State of Georgia, the
Read more… nation, and the international community. University graduates communicate effectively, think critically, learn and work collaboratively, demonstrate competence in their chosen field, and possess the capability of adapting to changing circumstances and new challenges. Clayton State University students are encouraged to develop an individually compelling sense of social and civic responsibility, community leadership and service to society.