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Clayton State University Scholarships

2000 Clayton State Boulevard Tuition In/Out-State: $3,610 / $13,133 Total Fall Enrollment: 6,604
Morrow , GA 30260-0285 Books and Supplies: $2,000 Applicants Admitted: 67%
(678) 466-4000 On-campus Room and Board: $8,862 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 90% Undergraduate Application Fee: $40 Receiving Institutional Aid: 5% , $2,394 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Clayton State University General Information

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    Address 2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, GA 30260-0285
    Phone Number (678) 466-4000
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    Mission Statement 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 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.
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large suburb
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Clayton State University Size

    Total enrollment 7,145
    Enrolled full time 5,498
    Enrolled part time 1,647

    Clayton State University Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 1,191
    Women enrolled full time 2,665
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 2%
  • Clayton State University Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (678) 466-4115
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $40
    Applied 5,233
    Admitted 2,667
    Enrolled 1,586
    Admitted % 67%

    Clayton State University Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Not required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Clayton State University Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 73%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 440
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 520
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 430
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 510
    Students submitting ACT 40%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 18
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 21
  • Clayton State University Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $3,610
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $13,133
    Books and Supplies $2,000
    On-campus room and board $8,862
    Off-campus room and board $10,059

    Clayton State University Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 90%
    Receiving Federal Grants 70% , $5,172 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 5% , $2,394 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 64% , $3,319 on average
  • Clayton State University Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 0 56 0
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Associate Bachelor Master
    Accounting 0 45 0
    Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 16 0 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 0 69 55
    Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 0 23 0
    Business/Commerce, General 0 31 0
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 0 35 0
    Office Management and Supervision 0 40 0
    Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General 6 0 0
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs Associate Bachelor Master
    Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0 17 0
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Associate Bachelor Master
    Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 18 0 0
    Information Science/Studies 17 0 0
    Information Technology 0 26 0
    Education Associate Bachelor Master
    Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 0 47 0
    English Language and Literature/Letters Associate Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 0 18 0
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 0 30 0
    Health/Health Care Administration/Management 0 0 5
    Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management 0 77 0
    Medical/Clinical Assistant 12 0 0
    Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 0 93 6
    History Associate Bachelor Master
    History, General 0 16 0
    Legal Professions and Studies Associate Bachelor Master
    Legal Assistant/Paralegal 14 0 0
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Associate Bachelor Master
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 23 117 6
    Mathematics and Statistics Associate Bachelor Master
    Mathematics, General 0 5 0
    Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Associate Bachelor Master
    Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 0 6 0
    Psychology Associate Bachelor Master
    Community Psychology 0 102 0
    Security and Protective Services Associate Bachelor Master
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 0 64 0
    Social Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Political Science and Government, General 0 17 0
    Sociology 0 2 0
    Visual and Performing Arts Associate Bachelor Master
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 0 5 0
    Music, General 0 8 0
  • Clayton State University Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline No closing date
    Priority application deadline February 1
    Fall application deadline July 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due July 1
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by January 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline July 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline April 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date July 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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Honors Program

Scholarship Description
The Honors Program Scholarship is Clayton State University’s main academic scholarship for entering freshmen and students entering their junior year of college. In addition to receiving a monetary award, students selected for the limited number of Honors scholarships enjoy the wide array of benefits offered to all students in the Honors Program, including special course sections reserved for Honors students, priority registration, mentoring, career planning, and opportunities for leadership and travel. Scholarships are awarded competitively based on academic achievement and participation in extracurricular activities. All Honors students participate in the Honors Student Association. Currently enrolled students and transfer students are admitted to the program on a competitive, space available basis.
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