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Start the Graduate Admissions Process

  1. Submit Online Application

    new students

    Complete a new student application if you are a prospective graduate student who has never attended Clayton State. Alumni who earn an undergraduate degree at Clayton State should also submit a new graduate application.


    Begin your new student application

    View program-specific materials checklist


    To apply online, you will first need to create a GA Futures account.  For more information about the $50 nonrefundable application fee and remaining  supporting forms and documents, refer to the admissions requirements for your student type.


    New International Students


     Start here: International Application Requirements

    returning/READMIT students

    Students who have previously attended Clayton State as an graduate student and who wish to return as a graduate should submit the application below for reentry.


     Begin your application for reentry


  2. Request Official Transcripts 

    Transcript Submission

    Submit official transcripts from all colleges attended. Transcripts must be sent directly from the institutions to Clayton State University.

    All transcripts must be in English; if not in English, they must be translated by a certified company. Please submit the certified translations along with your original official transcripts in the indigenous language.

    Acceptable Electronic Transcript Types

    eSCRIP (for students with existing eSCRIP accounts)

    You may mail or deliver your transcripts to:

    Office of Recruitment and Admissions
    Edgewater Hall, Suite 150
    2000 Clayton State Boulevard
    Morrow, GA 30260-0285

    Submit electronic official transcripts to

  3. Submit Official GRE Scores (if applicable)

    Test Scores

    Not all Clayton State graduate programs require graduate admission tests such as the GRE and GMAT. Some require other discipline-specific tests like the GACE for MAT applicants.

    Review the specific requirements for your program.

    View program-specific materials checklist

    Submitting Official Test Scores

    When requesting scores, use Clayton State University's College Board code #5145 for the GRE test.

    Official test scores must arrive directly from the testing source. No photocopies, faxes, scans or email attachments are accepted.

  4. Schedule a Visit

  5. Check Your Status