Clark Atlanta University
#808 Overall Influence#443 Desirability Rank

Clark Atlanta University

Historically Black University in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

14,942

Acceptance

52%

Graduation Rate

38%

Median SAT Score

1030

Median ACT Score

19

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$20,680

Fees (in-state)

$1,506

Net Cost for 60k Income

$34,190

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$38,200

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

223 James P Brawley Drive, SW, Atlanta GA 30314-4391

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

20k per 100k

Violent Crime

3k per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

52k per 100k

Violent Crime

11k per 100k

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this school influential?

#57 World Rank #47 USA Rank
Social Work
#354 World Rank #183 USA Rank
Political Science
#368 World Rank #153 USA Rank
Sociology
#444 World Rank #229 USA Rank
Psychology
#483 World Rank #166 USA Rank
Mathematics
#516 World Rank #322 USA Rank
Business
#531 World Rank #380 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#578 World Rank #202 USA Rank
Chemistry
#617 World Rank #231 USA Rank
Literature
#628 World Rank #363 USA Rank
History
#846 World Rank #412 USA Rank
Law
#1004 World Rank #582 USA Rank
Nursing
#1015 World Rank #370 USA Rank
Philosophy
#1130 World Rank #545 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1547 World Rank #875 USA Rank
Communications
#1717 World Rank #445 USA Rank
Economics
#2220 World Rank #807 USA Rank
Medical
#2938 World Rank #715 USA Rank
Engineering
#3254 World Rank #1219 USA Rank
Biology

Influential People

Who are Clark Atlanta University's Most influential alumni?

Clark Atlanta University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Political Science, and Sociology. Clark Atlanta University’s most academically influential people include James Weldon Johnson, Walter Francis White, and Charles Clinton Spaulding.

James Weldon Johnson
James Weldon Johnson

Writer and activist

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Walter Francis White
Walter Francis White

American civil rights activist

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Charles Clinton Spaulding
Charles Clinton Spaulding

American businessman

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Jo Ann Robinson
Jo Ann Robinson

Civil rights activist

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Gloria Long Anderson

Chemist and school administrator

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Henry Ossian Flipper
Henry Ossian Flipper

American soldier, former slave, and first African American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point

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Claude Barnes

American civil-rights campaigner, professor and embezzler

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LaShanda Korley
LaShanda Korley

Materials engineer and researcher

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Eva Marcille

American model and actress

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Genevieve M. Knight

African-American Mathematician & academic

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Nikky Finney
Nikky Finney

American poet

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James R. Spencer

American judge

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About This School

How does this school stack up?

Clark Atlanta University is a private Methodist historically black university in Atlanta, Georgia. Clark Atlanta University is the first HBCU in the Southern United States. Clark College and Atlanta University consolidated in 1988.
Source: Wikipedia