Jackson State Community College

Jackson, Tennessee
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  • Public
    2 year
  • 1:20
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 5%
    Transfer Student Ratio
Jackson State Community College is a comprehensive community college in West Tennessee offering associate degrees in arts, sciences, teaching, and applied sciences. The college also offers technical certificates and non-credit continuing education programs. There is a robust offering of online, hybrid, and distance learning classes available as well as dual enrollment classes with local high schools. Due to continuing healthcare needs in the community, Jackson State has established state-of-the-art healthcare programs. Jackson State has a strong developmental studies program. The Jackson State Writing Center assists students and faculty with writing across the curriculum. Jackson State's Fall 2017 enrollment was 4,745 students.
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Total Faculty 87
Total Enrollment 4,745
Programs 35
Courses 936
Equivalencies 9,936 incoming
10,615 outgoing
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Financial Information

Scholarships and Financial Aid:
Contact the Financial Aid Office at (731) 425-2605 to learn about financial aid and scholarship opportunities.
Tuition and Fees:
12 Credit-Hours (per semester) In-State 2,062.50; 12 Credit-Hours (per semester) Out-of-State 8,050.50
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Information for Transfer In Students

Adult Degree Completion Programs:
General Studies, General Studies Online A.A., General Studies Online A.S.
Credit for Prior Learning:
Portfolio Assessments, ACE-Military, DANTES/DSST Exams, CLEP, AP.
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Additional Information

Adult Learner Focused Institution:
Student Services Extended Hours:
Jackson State Library.
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Transfer Application Requirements

Official Transcripts:
Degree seeking students must provide a high school transcript or GED scores. Transcripts from all previously attended colleges/universities are required.
SAT/ACT Scores:
All TBR placement or ACT testing requirements also must be met before students are formally accepted.
Application Fee:
Jackson State does not charge an application fee.
Request More Information:
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Transfer Credit Policy

Minimum Grade:
Jackson State may accept completed college-level credit of "D" or above from institutions based upon transfer evaluation.
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Jackson State Community College

2046 North Parkway
Jackson, Tennessee 38301-3797
United States
Main Phone:
(731) 425-2601


Transfer Admission Contact:
(731) 425-8844
Veterans Services Contact:
Linda Nickell
Dean of Students
(731) 425-2618
Adult Learner Contact:
Ms. Paula Fuller
Recruitment Manager
(731) 425-2601

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Lexington-Henderson County Center
932 East Church St
Lexington, TN 38351
(731) 968-5722
Savannah-Hardin Center
840 South Pickwick Street
Savannah, TN 38372
(731) 925-5722
Humboldt Higher Education Center
1751 East Main Street
Humboldt , TN 38343
(731) 425-8835 or (731) 784-7226
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Last updated on 3/14/2018 by Jackson State Community College.