“As evidenced by these achievements and many others, we have placed our beloved CAU on an upward trajectory that has been acknowledged around the nation,” Johnson wrote.
Clark Atlanta, which had about 3,700 students last year, has the largest enrollment of any school in the Atlanta University Center, a consortium of Historically Black Colleges & Universities.
The university has grappled in the last year with a few sexual harassment complaints. Clark Atlanta has also worked to find ways to lower average student loan debt for its students, which have been among the highest in the state, according to some recent studies.
Clark Atlanta is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.