Jackson State University

1400 John R. Lynch Street, Jackson, MS

Questions and Answers about Jackson State University

Mikeyla A.
11 months ago
If you are enrolled in online classes and live on campus can you get changed to in person courses?
Janez Y.
11 months ago
What scholarships, grants, resources are available to non-traditional students?
Amarachi N.
1 year ago
Do freshman get to live off campus?
kristen b.
1 year ago
While in housing can we bring toasters or air fryers as a freshman?
Jackson State University
Hello Kristen, please refer to the housing website for a detailed list of items that can be used in the residence halls. https://www.jsums.edu/housing2/
Temyra L.
1 year ago
Do Jackson state have AKA's, Delta’s,etc ?
Jackson State University
Hello Temyra, please take a look at the link below to see the detailed list of Greek organizations at JSU. https://www.jsums.edu/studentlife/greek-life/
Amarachi N.
1 year ago
Does Jackson State University offer any cultural clubs or programs for minority students?
Jackson State University
Hello Amarachi, yes JSU offers over 60+ organizations. There are many clubs and student-led organizations that offer a great multicultural experience.
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Majors offered at Jackson State University

Biggest majors
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Biology, General
Social Work

Academics at Jackson State University

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Less Selective (69% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution
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Common careers for Jackson State University students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Information Technology (IT) Consultant108k
Software Engineer88k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)63k
Civil Engineer60k
Financial Analyst55k
High School Teacher42k
Mental Health Therapist39k
Based on 2,772 student responses
42.6kAvg. Early Career Pay
71kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
68%in High-Meaning careers
16%in STEM careers

Net price of attending Jackson State University

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