Clayton State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Morrow, Georgia Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$5,538

Avg in-state tuition

$16,260

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Clayton State University

Clayton State University is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Morrow, Georgia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,879, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 51%. The university offers 34 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 30%, and a student-faculty ratio of 19:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $5,538, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $16,260.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

51% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 51%

Retention Rate 71%

Graduation Rate 30%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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70%

Female Student Population

19:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

7k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

62%

White

17%

Hispanic

8%

Asian

6%

Two or more races

3%

Unknown

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

66% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

66%

State Grant Aid

37%

Institution Grant Aid

12%

Pell Grant

66%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,621
State Grant Aid $4,545
Institution Grant Aid $8,666
Pell Grant Aid $4,829
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.