Admission Requirements

Thank you for your interest in Clark Atlanta University! 

The application process requires that you complete and return your application to our Graduate Admissions Office according to the instructions. Your application must be accompanied by the application fee and the following documents:

  • Three letters of recommendation are required. These may be emailed directly to At least two of your references should be former instructors in your major area. We suggest that your name be written in the spaces provided before you submit them to your references.
  • Official transcript (undergraduate/graduate), sent to the Graduate Admissions Office.
  • Applicants must take the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) and those scores must also be submitted with your application. Admissions deadlines are June 1st for Fall Semester and October 1st for Spring Semester. Applications received after those dates will be considered for the subsequent semester.
  • Admission to the Department requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a minimum grade point average of 2.50 on a 4.0 scale.

When selecting applicants for admission, the faculty considers academic background, work experience, and potential for successfully completing the requirements of the degree. We look forward to you joining our program!



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