Clayton State University

Acceptance Rate 56.01 %
SAT Average 980
2023 Tuition & Fees $15,790
Student Population 6,817
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,950

Academic Overview

Clayton  State University Campus, Morrow, GA
Clayton State University is a public, four-years institute located in Morrow, Georgia. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $5,068 for Georgia residents and $15,790 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $6,517 for Georgia residents and $12,236 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 6,817 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 56.01% and the graduation rate is 35% last year.
The salary after graduation from Clayton State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Clayton State's tuition & fees is $5,068 for Georgia residents and $15,790 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $6,517 for in-state students and $12,236 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Clayton State. The acceptance rate of Clayton State is 56.01% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 46.00%. The average graduation rate is 35% and the transfer-out rate is 4%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,950 and 93% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,817 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Clayton State University is 56.01 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Clayton State University is 35 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Clayton State University is 4 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Clayton State University is 65 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Clayton State University is 6,817
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Clayton State University is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,950 at Clayton State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, GA 30260-0285
Online Applicationhttps://gafutures.xap.com/applications/usg/usg_common_app_short/introduction.asp?application_id=3387
Financial Aidwww.clayton.edu/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorwww.clayton.edu/Portals/20/netpricecalculator20172018/index.html
Veterans Tuitionwww.clayton.edu/veterans-information-page/Campus-Resources
Disability Servicewww.clayton.edu/disability

Offered Degrees

Clayton State offers 51 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
1-2 Years Certificate10
Post-Master's Certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

Clayton State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,246)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,988)

Veterans Benefits

Clayton State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges