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The acceptance rate of Jackson State University is 67.5%. Total 8,396 students have applied to and 5,669 have accepted to admit. Eventually, 854 students enrolled in Jackson State University (Admission Yield: 15.1%). The average SAT score is 982 and the average ACT score is 19.

  • Acceptance Rate: 67.5%
  • Yield: 15.1%
  • SAT Score: 982

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Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-2020, total 8,396 students have applied to Jackson State University. By gender, 2,718 male and 5,678 female students have applied to the school. Among them, 5,669 (1,751 male and 3,918 female) students have accepted and 854(337 male and 517 female) have enrolled into Jackson State University for academic year 2019-2020. Next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield, also known as enrolment rate at Jackson State University.
2019-2020 Admission Stats at Jackson State University
TotalMenWomen
Applicants8,3962,7185,678
Admitted5,6691,7513,918
Enrolled854337517
Acceptance Rate 67.52% 64.42% 69.00%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 15.06% 19.25% 13.20%

SAT/ACT Scores

At Jackson State University, 188 applicants (22% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 666 applicants (78%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,080 and 25th percentile score is 883. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 63 and 25th percentile score is 48. The SAT and ACT scores are required to submit when applying to Jackson State University. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Jackson State University.
2019-2020 Submitted SAT and ACT Scores at Jackson State University
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing450540
SAT Math433540
ACT Composite1721
ACT Math1620
ACT English1522

Offered Degrees at Jackson State

Jackson State University offers 5 degree/certificate programs - Bachelor's, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Other). Below table summarizes the offered degrees at Jackson State University.
Offered Degrees at Jackson State University
DegreeOffered
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Associate
2-4 Year Certificate
Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

Accepted Credits at Jackson State

Jackson State University accepts Dual Credit, Advanced placement (AP) credits, Credit for military training, . Below table summarizes the accepted credits at Jackson State University.
Accepted Credits at Jackson State University
Credit TypeAccepted
Dual Credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Credit for military training

Application Checklist

For applying to Jackson State University, 6 items are required to submit. Next list shows the application requirement for Jackson State University.

High School GPA

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High School Rank

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High School Record (or Transcript)

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Completion of College Preparatory Program

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