Clayton State University Graduate Schools

Clayton State University (referred to as Clayton State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Morrow, GA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Clayton State University is $7,017 for Georgia residents and $12,736 for out-of-state students. The school has 676 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,052 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Clayton State University (referred to as Clayton State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Morrow, GA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1971 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Clayton State Directory Information
School NameClayton State University (Clayton State)
Address2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, GA 30260-0285
Phone678-466-4000
Webhttps://www.clayton.edu
Online Applicationhttps://gafutures.xap.com/applications/usg/usg_common_app_short/introduction.asp?application_id=3387
Financial Infohttps://www.clayton.edu/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Clayton State University is $7,017 for Georgia residents and $12,736 for out-of-state students. The school has 676 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,052 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 50 graduate programs through Master's and Post-Master Certificate. Among them, 13 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$12,736
$7,017 for Georgia Residents
Student Population676
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's and Post-Master Certificate
Number of Programs50 graduate programs
(13 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Clayton State University is $7,017 for Georgia residents and $12,736 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $385 for Georgia residents and $1,335 for out-of-state students.
Clayton State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)13 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Clayton State University is $7,017 for Georgia residents and $12,736 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -8.47% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$5,512$1,454$13,507$1,454
2018-2019$5,512$1,474$13,507$1,474
2019-2020$5,760$1,474$12,411$1,474
2020-2021$5,760$1,504$12,411$1,504
2021-2022$5,513$1,504$11,232$1,504
The graduate school tuition & fees of Clayton State is inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Georgia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Georgia graduate tuition is $19,068 (public) / $15,843 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Clayton State University$7,017$12,736
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Georgia Graduate Schools$12,525$17,067
Public$7,366$19,068
Private$15,843
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,430 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Clayton State University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -2.94% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,185. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.68% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$10,490$2,500$10,791$2,500
2018-2019$10,040$2,529$9,522$2,529
2019-2020$10,960$2,718$9,999$2,718
2020-2021$11,114$2,565$9,999$2,718
2021-2022$10,712$2,565$10,467$2,718
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $385 for Georgia residents and $1,335 for other students at Clayton State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$335$1,335
2018-2019$335$1,335
2019-2020$335$1,335
2020-2021$335$1,335
2021-2022$385$1,335

Graduate Programs at Clayton State

Clayton State University offers 12 graduate programs for Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 148 students have completed their study at Clayton State University.
Offered Degrees at Clayton State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree112147
Post Master's Degree101
Total122148
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Clayton State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 83 completers.
Clayton State University offers 12 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 148 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 147 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 4 completers-
Education4-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 9 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies9-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (1 completers) 3 completers-
Historic Preservation and Conservation3-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology8-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies0-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
Public Administration1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 45 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management31$44,500
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse14-
Business [+] 77 completers-
Business Administration and Management77$50,800
Total147
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Total1

Graduate Student Population at Clayton State

For academic year 2021-2022, total 676 students enrolled into Clayton State University graduate schools where it has total 7,052 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 327 full-time and 349 part-time graduate students. By gender, 189 male and 487 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total676189487
Full-time32795232
Part-tme34994255
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 102 White (15.09%), 490 Black/African American (72.49%), 25 Hispanic (3.70%), 25 Asian (3.70%), and 34 students with other races. 11 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total676189487
American Indian/Native American202
Asian25718
Black/African American490133357
Hispanic25520
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1023171
Two More17215
Un-Known413
Non-resident Alien11101
Clayton State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 576 graduate students (85.21% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 95 graduate students (14.05% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total676
Enrolled Online Exclusively576
Enrolled Some Online Courses95
Not in Online Courses5
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Clayton State University. 107 students are aged 20 to 24 (15.83% of total students), 65 students are aged above 50 (9.62%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Clayton State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total676189487
Age 20-21220
Age 22-241052580
Age 25-2919660136
Age 30-341233390
Age 35-39791960
Age 40-491063274
Age 50-64511536
Over 6414311

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