Jackson State University

Jackson State University (referred to as Jackson State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jackson, MS. Jackson State University is a historically black school.It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at Jackson State University is $8,445 for Mississippi residents and $9,445 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 7,250 and student to faculty ratio is 6.67% (15 to 1).

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Who Accredits Jackson State University

Jackson State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1948 - Current).

Jackson State University Overview

Jackson State University (referred to as Jackson State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jackson, MS. Jackson State University is a historically black school.It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at Jackson State University is $8,445 for Mississippi residents and $9,445 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 7,250 and student to faculty ratio is 6.67% (15 to 1).

Jackson State 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$9,445
$8,445 for Mississippi Residents
Acceptance Rate68%
Student Population7,250
Graduation Rate38%
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at Jackson State University is $8,445 for Mississippi residents and $9,445 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at Jackson State University is $8,445 for academic year 2019-2020. Jackson State University offers the alternative tuition plans. 74% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $7,788 (exclude student loans).

Jackson State 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
Mississippi Residents$8,445
Out-of-State$9,445
Graduate
Mississippi Residents$8,445
Out-of-State$8,445
Average Financial Amount$7,788

The acceptance rate at Jackson State University is 68% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15%.
The average SAT score is 982 and the average ACT score is 19. Jackson State University accepts dual credit, advanced placement(AP) credits.

Jackson State 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate68%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15%
SAT Scores982
ACT Scores19

Jackson State University offers the distance education programs that all courses for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for undergraduate and graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively. Jackson State University offers ROTC, study abroad, weekend/evening college, teacher certification program. On Jackson State University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.

Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Jackson State
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Jackson State Key Statistics

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68%

Acceptance Rate

7,250

Total Number of Students

$9,445

Tuition & Fees

347

Total Full-time Faculties

15 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

38%

Graduation Rate

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