Clayton State University has been recognized as one of the top colleges in the nation for adult learners. The University was ranked no. 12 in Great Value College’s 2017-2018 ranking of "50 Best Colleges for Adult Education."
Clayton State’s online degree options and eCore program were highlighted as strong features for adults seeking flexibility in education.
The University’s Continuing and Professional Education division at Clayton offers non-credit professional online courses. The Career Resource Center gives students access to free employment, training and education services, as well as assistance with financial aid planning.
Colleges and universities in the list were awarded a ranking based on the number of awards and recognition the campus has received; notable nontraditional student programs and services; online and graduate degree options; the student-faculty ratio; student retention rates and affordability.