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Clayton State University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Clayton State University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
41.8%
Admission Difficulty for Clayton State University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Clayton State University and can I get accepted? The school has a 42% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,010 out of 2,417 applicants were admitted making Clayton State University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Clayton State University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 63% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Clayton State University is a prized outcome for many students. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

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Clayton State University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
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Applicants Submitting SAT
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SAT Scores for Clayton State University
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SAT Reading 75th N/A
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Clayton State University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.0
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Clayton State University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Clayton State University was 3.0 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Clayton State University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Clayton State University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 7% Good
3.50 to 3.75 10% Good
3.25 to 3.50 13% Good
3.00 to 3.25 19% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 40% Avg +
2.50 to 2.75 11% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

55% of Clayton State University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Clayton State University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 45%
Top 25% of class 55%
Top 50% of class 73%
Bottom 50% of class 27%
Bottom 25% of class 0%

Admission Statistics

Clayton State University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,558 859 2,417
Accepted 636 374 1,010
Acceptance Rate 41% 44% 42%
Enrolled 397 240 637
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 62% 64% 63%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Jul 1, 2019
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Jul 1, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Clayton State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Clayton State University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Clayton State University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=139311 IPEDS survey data for Clayton State University.