Clark Atlanta University Rankings by Salary Score

Find an Online Degree:
GradReports is supported by advertising. Schools that compensate us advertise via school search results. This does not influence our college rankings or our content.

Salary and Debt by Major at Clark Atlanta University

We calculated a salary score for each of Clark Atlanta University's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Clark Atlanta University to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for Clark Atlanta University Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Biology, General 29 96% 96% $27,000 $26,060 29
Business Administration, Management and Operations 28 96% 96% $30,500 $37,640 28
Criminal Justice and Corrections 6 96% 96% $31,000 $25,190 6
Design and Applied Arts 3 94% 94% $29,250 $19,590 3
Fine and Studio Arts 16 88% 88% Not Reported $21,050 16
Psychology, General 4 96% 96% $27,000 $21,630 4
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication 15 93% 93% $27,630 $24,350 15
Social Work 57 93% 93% $31,000 $32,930 57
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 88 100% 100% Not Reported $41,570 88

Salary Scores for Clark Atlanta University Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Business Administration, Management and Operations 40 97% 97% $71,380 $65,390 40
Public Administration 18 100% 100% Not Reported $43,800 18
Social Work 23 95% 95% $79,740 $41,540 23
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 59 94% 94% $63,530 $46,320 59

Salary Scores for Clark Atlanta University Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Educational Administration and Supervision 32 100% 100% $92,940 $74,310 32

Most Recent Reviews

Marcia Gullatte 9/26/2018

I chose to go to CAU because of the great history that this HBCU holds in the course of African American history, and because you take classes at each of the other HBCU's at the Atlanta University Center and Georgia State University. What I found as a non-traditional student who had a child just weeks before my senior year registration was compensation from the individuals in registration who refused to let me walk through the process, but instead did everything in my behalf. My professors were incredible... Read More

Stanley Mitchell 4/23/2018

Clark Atlanta University was a great experience for me, my only regret is that I did not start there. I wanted to get away from my hometown and therefore I did not consider CAU in the beginning which I feel now, was a big mistake. I settled for a subpar program with not many opportunities. I transferred to CAU and gained a whole new perspective on undergraduate education. I was a science major and I felt confident that I got the best education afforded to me. I have much to be thankful for and one of the greatest... Read More