Clayton State University

Acceptance Rate 69 %
Tuition & Fees $16,290
Student Population 7,052
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,750
Graduation Rate 31 %

Academic Overview

Clayton State University Campus, Morrow, GA
Clayton State University is a public, 4 or more 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 2021 tuition & fees are $5,568 for Georgia residents and $16,290 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 7,052 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 69% and the graduation rate is 31% 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.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Clayton State University are $5,568 for Georgia residents and $16,290 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $7,234 for in-state students and $13,885 for out-of-state students.
Clayton State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Clayton State. The acceptance rate of Clayton State is 69% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 60%. The average graduation rate is 31% and the transfer-out rate is 4%. The average received amount of financial aid is $5,750 and 70% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,052 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 69 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Clayton State University is 31 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Clayton State University is 4 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Clayton State University is 71 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Clayton State University is 7,052
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 $5,750 at Clayton State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Clayton State offers 51 major programs through online and on-site education where 13 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
One but less than two years certificate20
Associate's Degree40
Bachelor's Degree349
Master's Degree103
Post Master's Degree11

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:1,305)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,780)

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