Clark Atlanta University (CAU) Profile

Clark Atlanta University (CAU) is a United Methodist Church-related, private comprehensive urban research university. It is classified by Carnegie as Research University/High Research Activity (RU/H).

The University offers a broad range of major areas of study through the following schools: School of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Social Work, School of Education.

Clark Atlanta University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It is also accredited by the University Senate of the United Methodist Church and the National Collegiate Athletic Association, Division II.

Program accreditations include: American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business, Council on Social Work Education, National Association of Schools of Public Affairs/Administration, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, The Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

Ranking Profile:

- Clark Atlanta University is placed among Tier 2 National Universities by US News & World Report (2011).

- Ranked on The Washington Monthly's 2008 list of "Best Colleges and Universities".

- 36th in the Princeton Review Best Business Schools Rankings in Finance (2008).