General Information About Jackson Community College
Jackson Community College is an institution of higher education whose mission is to assist learners in identifying and reaching their educational goals. OBJECTIVES In fulfilling its mission, Jackson Community College will provide learning opportunities and other programs and services which: • Enable learners to transfer college credit and successfully pursue their education at other institutions. Enable learners to become employed and advance in a variety of occupations. • Enable learners to participate successfully in general, occupational or transfer programs. • Enable learners to take and pass appropriate licensing and/or certification examinations. • Enable learners to become or remain productive employees. • Assist learners in identifying and reaching their educational goals. • Support the economic development of individuals and the community. • Enrich cultural, vocational and other intellectual interests of individuals and the community. VISION Jackson Community College is a world-class institution of higher learning where learners succeed and community needs are met.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army)
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- 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).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
Campus Setting Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 61%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 9,717 Native American 79.0 Asian 92.0 African American 577.0 Hispanic 350.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 3,755 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0