Clark Atlanta University (CAU) is a comprehensive, private, urban, coeducational institution of higher education with a predominantly African-American heritage. It offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees as well as certificate programs to students of diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Clark Atlanta was established in 1988 by the consolidation of Atlanta University (1865), the nation's first graduate school for African Americans, and Clark College (1869), the nation's first four-year liberal arts institution to serve a predominantly African-American undergraduate student population.
The School of Business offers undergraduate degrees (BA in Accounting and BA in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance, Financial Planning, Marketing, Managemnet, Supply Chain mangement and International Business, and a BA in Economics). At the graduate level, the school offers a full time MBA, an MBA for Working Professionals, MA in Accounting, and an MA in Economics. All degree programs are accredited by AACSB.