Description

Clayton State University is located 15 miles from downtown Atlanta in a beautiful lakeside setting which is complemented by the resources available with its proximity to a major, vibrant metropolitan hub. Instructional sites in Fayette, Henry, and Rockdale counties provide outreach to neighboring community populations, and eCore online courses extend educational alternatives.

The University currently offers eight master's degree programs and 40 baccalaureate degree majors. With an enrollment of 7,100 students, Clayton State embraces the rich cultural and socio-economic diversity of the greater Atlanta region through its diverse faculty, its multi-ethnic and multigenerational student population, its successful alumni working in the area, and the wide variety of clubs and organizational activities for students.

Quick Facts about Clayton State University

Region

Southeast

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Public

Size

Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)

Mascots

Loch, The Lakers

Website

www.clayton.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$3,609

Out-of-State Tuition

$13,132

Enrollment

6,816

Year Established

1969

Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4.5

5 star
  2 reviews
4 star
  1 review
3 star
 
2 star
 
1 star
 

67% of students gave Clayton State University 5 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

This is the perfect college to go to, at least during your first year. The campus is small and easy to get around. The dorms are very close to the campus, and the campus police makes everything safe. Everyone is laid back and calm. I recommeded for many people to come here.

Parent of Student

Overall Rating:
5

Detailed Ratings

Overall, this is a good and challenging school. It is easy to get in, but once you're in there are HIGH expectations of everyone.

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Students

Total Students
6,816

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Gender of Students

Women
71%
Men
29%

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