Clark Atlanta University students engage in ground-breaking research, academic competitions and high impact practices, which challenge, inspire and prepare them for a lifetime of leadership and service. We provide a transformative learning environment for our students to equip them with the tools they need to become actively engaged in their career and community upon graduation.
What we offer to you is an outstanding college experience with the personal attention of small class sizes; the legacy, warmth, and energy of the Historically Black College experience; and the resources of a research university with access to the largest prostate and ovarian cancer research centers in the southeast, one of the longest running jazz stations in the world, and combined degree programs.
Clark Atlanta University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master’s, educational specialist, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Clark Atlanta University.
In addition the School of Business Administration and MBA Program is AACSB accredited. The Whitney M. Young Jr. School of Social Work is accredited and a charter member of the Council on Social Work Education.Apply for Undergraduate Admission through Common App
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We offer a superior learning environment that produces recognized leaders who are empowered to change their communities, the nation and the world. It is time for you to become part of the tradition that spans nearly three centuries, so that you can begin creating solutions for the next century.Apply
By choosing CAU, you are joining a community of renowned alumni, educators, researchers and scholars. We know that starting your college education is an exciting time for students and their families. So, "what's next?"