With an overall population of 36,316 and a student population of 10,161, approximately 7,729 of Jackson students attend one of Jackson's schools that offer liberal arts programs.
The largest liberal arts school in Jackson, by student population, is Jackson Community College. In 2010, Jackson Community College graduated approximately 75 students from its liberal arts program.
In 2010, 141 students graduated with a liberal arts degree from one of Jackson's liberal arts schools. Tuition in 2009 at Jackson's liberal arts schools was $14,435 per year for instate students and $15,755 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,104 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a liberal arts program in Jackson. And if you live on campus at one of the Jackson-based liberal arts schools, you will have an added expense of $5,940 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,271.