Acceptance Rate 68 %
SAT Average 982
Tuition & Fees $9,445
Student Population 7,250
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,788
Jackson State University (Jackson State) 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 2020 tuition & fees of Jackson State University is $8,445 for Mississippi residents and $9,445 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 7,250 students are enrolled into Jackson State. 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 major program at area of study page.
For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Jackson State University tuition and fees are $8,445 for Mississippi residents and $9,445 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $8,445 for in-state students and $9,445 for out-of-state students.
Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats 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 of scholarship aid. Total 7,250 students are attending Jackson State including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Jackson State offers 93 major programs through online and on-site education where 16 programs are available through distance learning. Next 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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