Jacksonville State University

Jacksonville, Alabama

Overview

Address700 Pelham Road North
School Websitewww.jsu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Jacksonville State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Jacksonville, Alabama that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 6,033 students applied to Jacksonville State University. Of those students, 3,276 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Jacksonville State University was $7,776, in addition to fees of $984. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Jacksonville State University.

Jacksonville State University has a 42% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Jacksonville State University acceptance rate is 54%. To put this into perspective, 3,276 of the 6,033 students who applied to Jacksonville State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Jacksonville State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Jacksonville State University had an SAT score between the range of 910 and 930. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Jacksonville State University was between 19 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Jacksonville State University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Jacksonville State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,776. Combined with fees of $984, room and board costs of $7,494, other expenses of $2,339 and the $1,020 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $19,613.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $16,536 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Jacksonville State University to $27,389 for out-of-state students.

Students at Jacksonville State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Jacksonville State University was $4,829 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 44%.

Jacksonville State University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Jacksonville State University.

Jacksonville State University has a good gender split, with 58% of undergraduates being female and 42% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Alabama residents; in fact, 76% of all students reside in Alabama. However, 23% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Jacksonville State University is 18:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Jacksonville State University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 33% students enroll at Jacksonville State University part-time; the other 5,707 students enrolled full-time.

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