Atlanta, GA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
58%
42%
student ratio
19
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
61%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biological And Biomedical Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language and Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 2 Foreign Languages and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

61% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 26
    • Accepted 16
    • Acceptance Rate 61
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum graduate GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 500 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 30
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Part-time Percentage26%
    • Full-time Percentage74%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American63%
    • White / Caucasian0%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student32%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRegulation of amino-DNA, cellular regulations
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biology

School of Arts and Sciences
Clark Atlanta University

223 James P. Brawley Drive, SW
Atlanta, GA 30314
United States

Dr. Paul Musey

Interim Chairperson

Phone: 404-880-6829
Email: pmusey@cau.edu

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