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Atlanta University, established in 1865 by the American Missionary Association, was the nation’s first institution to award graduate degrees to African-Americans. 

Building on its social justice history and heritage, Clark Atlanta University is a culturally diverse, research-intensive, liberal arts institution that prepares and transforms the lives of students. CAU is located in the heart of Atlanta which is the epicenter of the Civil Rights Movement and the modern center of emerging technologies and innovation. Ignited by its history, CAU is committed to delivering education that is accessible, relevant, and transformative.


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We don’t just give students an education and experiences that set them up for success in a career. We help them succeed in their career—to discover a field they’re passionate about and dare to lead it.

Education Services

Clark Atlanta University offers exceptional education services that empower students with knowledge, skills, and experiences to excel academically, personally, and professionally. Unleash your potential at CAU!

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International Hubs

Clark Atlanta University is a vibrant hub for international students and studies, fostering cultural exchange, global perspectives, and transformative educational experiences. Discover a world of opportunities at CAU!

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Degree Program’s

Clark Atlanta University offers dynamic bachelor’s and master’s degree programs that provide students with a comprehensive education, preparing them for success in their chosen fields. Unlock your potential at CAU!

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University Life

Clark Atlanta University has an exhilarating university life where vibrant campus activities, diverse student organizations, and a supportive community create unforgettable memories and lifelong friendships. Experience the CAU spirit today!

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The Campaign for the Clark Atlanta University is the largest fundraising campaign in history. With a historic $1 billion goal, the campaign is expanding CAU’s global leadership capacity.

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