Acceptance Rate 68 %
SAT Average 982
Tuition & Fees $9,445
Student Population 7,250
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,788
Jackson State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Jackson, Mississippi. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $8,445 for Mississippi residents and $9,445 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 7,250 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 68% and the graduation rate is 38% last year.
The salary after graduation from Jackson State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $33,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.
For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Jackson State University are $8,445 for Mississippi residents and $9,445 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $8,445 for in-state students and $8,445 for out-of-state students.
The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Jackson State. The acceptance rate of Jackson State is 68% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15%. The average graduation rate is 38% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,788 and 74% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,250 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Jackson State University is 68 %.
Graduation Rate for Jackson State University is 38 %
Retention Rate for Jackson State University is 53 %
Student Population for Jackson State University is 7,250
Student to Faculty Ratio for Jackson State University is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,788 at Jackson State University.
Financial Aid Amount
Jackson State offers 93 major programs through online and on-site education where 16 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
|Award Level||Total Number of Programs||Available Online Class|
|Post Master's Degree||1||1|
|Doctor's degree - research/scholarship||13||0|
|Doctor's degree - other||1||0|
Jackson State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
|Online Class||Undergraduate , Graduate|
|ROTC||Army, Air Force|
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,769)
Jackson State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
|Yellow Ribbon Program|
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
|Credit for military training||✔|
|Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families||✔|
|Recognized student veteran organization||✔|
|Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges||✔|
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