Jacksonville State University

Jacksonville, AL, USA
3.72 Average Rating

Originally founded in 1883 as a teacher’s college, Jacksonville State University is a 4-year public school in eastern Alabama. With a campus nestled in the Appalachian foothills, Jacksonville State awards bachelor’s degrees in over 95 academic programs. For students who wish to learn more about other cultures, the JSU International House Program hosts apartment-style housing that matches international and American students as roommates. To provide a break from the rigors of academia, JSU’s Adventure Recreation Program sponsors activities such as hiking and cycling in the surrounding area.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
79%
Out-Of-State Students
21%
0
100
90%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1062
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
8,567
Total Number of Undergrads
7,491
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
14%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
37%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
19:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$11,939
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$10,020
Out-of-State Tuition
$19,290
Students Receiving Financial Aid
84%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,907
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
100
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Birmingham
Atlanta
Anniston
Gadsden
Dallas
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$35,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.72 Average Rating
Jacksonville State University is a small and friendly campus with a perfect sothern touch. It offers students a variety of ways to get involved and to be sucsessful acadmically. Jacksonville State University is a great option, with great teachers, students, and a beautiful campus.
Cathryn from Dallas, GA
jsu is an all-around great school. the people there are very nice and easy to get along with. also, the teachers are very accessible and always willing to help.
Michael from Southside, AL

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