General Information About Jacksonville University
The Mission and Vision of Jacksonville University, a private, independent institution offering baccalaureate and selected masters degrees, are articulated in the following statements approved by the Board of Trustees. Mission The Mission of Jacksonville University is to prepare each student for life-long success in learning, achieving, leading and serving. This mission will be accomplished as a small, comprehensive, independent university community located within a vibrant urban setting. The University serves an ethnically and geographically diverse, predominantly undergraduate student body, as well as adult learners in selected undergraduate and graduate programs. The Jacksonville University learning community will provide personalized service, close student-faculty interaction and an extensive array of educational and co-curricular programs. Our learning experience will emphasize engaged learning, the integration of thinking with doing, and the combination of professional preparation with a strong liberal arts foundation. Values In the Jacksonville University learning and living community we value: * students and the quality of their learning/living experience as the highest priority; * faculty and student engagement in teaching, learning, and extending knowledge within an environment of excellence and academic freedom; * service to the University, community, and society; and * honesty, integrity, and mutual respect. Vision Statement Jacksonville University will be a nationally and internationally recognized university known for the success of its students, an inviting and supportive campus, innovative signature programs and strategic partnerships with business and industry.
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, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Navy)
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- 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
- Master's degree
- Other degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 6,854 Percent Admitted 54% Men Admitted 57% Women Admitted 51% Full Time Retention Rate 63%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 450 560 Math 460 560
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 19 24
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 4,986 Native American 36 Asian 147 African American 949 Hispanic 268 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 2,303 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 128