General Information About Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville State University is a public, comprehensive teaching institution that provides educational, cultural, and social experiences for a diverse undergraduate and graduate student population. As a student-centered university, Jacksonville State University strives to balance academic challenges with a range of support services for students’ academic, career, and personal goals. As an academic institution, Jacksonville State University seeks to produce broadly educated graduates with skills for employment, citizenship, and life-long learning. As a comprehensive university, Jacksonville State University supports scholarly and service activities consistent with its academic and professional strengths.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army)
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- On-campus day care for students' children
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Postbaccalaureate certificate
- Master's degree
- Post-master's certificate
- Suburb: Small
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 2,919 Percent Admitted 88% Men Admitted 86% Women Admitted 89% Full Time Retention Rate 68%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 385 500 Math 380 490
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 17 22 English 17 22 Math 16 21 Writing 16 32
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 11,253 Native American 65 Asian 75 African American 2,943 Hispanic 105 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 6,140 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 278