Major Programs at Jackson State

Jackson State University offers 93 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate and Post-Graduate Certifica degrees/programs. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education.

  • Total number of programs: 93
  • Total number of online programs: 15
  • Offered degrees/programs: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate

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Offered Degrees At Jackson State University

Jackson State University is categorized by Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie categorization. Jackson State University offers 93 major programs for Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,589 students have completed their study at Jackson State University.
Offered Degrees at Jackson State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Bachelor's Degree4451,109
Master's Degree349374
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship13075
Doctor's degree - professional practice100
Post Master's Degree1131
Total93151,589

Degree, Major Programs and Completers by Award Level

Jackson State University offers 93 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,589 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,109 students have earned/completed Bachelor's program.
  • 374 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 31 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Communication and Journalism [+] 44
Mass Communication/Media Studies44
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 16
Computer and Information Sciences16
Education [+] 111
Educational/Instructional Technology0
Special Education and Teaching3
Elementary Education and Teaching16
Mathematics Teacher Education0
Music Teacher Education3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching39
Social Science Teacher Education3
Education (other)47
Engineering [+] 80
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0
Civil Engineering31
Computer Engineering33
Electrical and Electronics Engineering16
Engineering Technology [+] 25
Industrial Technology/Technician25
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0
Foreign Languages and Literatures0
English Language And Literature [+] 29
English Language and Literature17
Rhetoric and Composition12
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 122
Biology/Biological Sciences122
Biotechnology0
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 11
Mathematics10
Statistics1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 132
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)132
Physical Sciences [+] 41
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology4
Chemistry30
Geology/Earth Science3
Physics4
Psychology [+] 32
Psychology32
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 81
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies81
Human Services [+] 96
Social Work96
Social Sciences [+] 17
Political Science and Government8
Sociology6
Urban Studies/Affairs3
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 20
Visual and Performing Arts14
Music Performance6
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 85
Communication Sciences and Disorders13
Health/Health Care Administration/Management72
Business [+] 157
Business Administration and Management62
Accounting53
Business/Managerial Economics5
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies6
Finance20
Marketing/Marketing Management11
History [+] 10
History10
Total1,109
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2
Environmental Science2
Architecture [+] 3
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning3
Communication and Journalism [+] 3
Mass Communication/Media Studies3
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 9
Computer and Information Sciences9
Education [+] 95
Educational Leadership and Administration1
Special Education and Teaching2
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services8
Elementary Education and Teaching0
Secondary Education and Teaching0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels18
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching28
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education20
Music Teacher Education3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching9
Reading Teacher Education4
Education (other)2
Engineering [+] 10
Engineering10
Engineering Technology [+] 10
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology10
English Language And Literature [+] 4
English Language and Literature4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6
Biology/Biological Sciences6
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2
Mathematics2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 20
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management20
Physical Sciences [+] 8
Chemistry8
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 3
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies3
Human Services [+] 88
Public Administration12
Social Work76
Social Sciences [+] 3
Political Science and Government0
Sociology3
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 60
Communication Sciences and Disorders19
Public Health26
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor15
Business [+] 47
Business Administration and Management33
Accounting14
History [+] 1
History1
Total374
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 6
Environmental Science6
Architecture [+] 4
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning4
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0
Computer Science0
Education [+] 37
Educational Leadership and Administration21
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration10
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching6
Engineering [+] 3
Engineering3
Physical Sciences [+] 3
Chemistry3
Psychology [+] 6
Clinical Psychology6
Human Services [+] 8
Public Administration1
Social Work7
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6
Public Health6
Business [+] 2
Business Administration and Management2
Total75
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Physical Sciences [+] 0
Chemistry0
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] 31
Education31
Total31

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