Jackson State University

1400 John R. Lynch Street, Jackson, MS
4-year
Medium
Urban
HBCU

Questions and Answers about Jackson State University

Mikeyla A.
6 months ago
If you are enrolled in online classes and live on campus can you get changed to in person courses?
Janez Y.
7 months ago
What scholarships, grants, resources are available to non-traditional students?
Amarachi N.
8 months ago
Do freshman get to live off campus?
kristen b.
8 months 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.
8 months 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.
9 months 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

850-1068
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
17-22
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Selectivity
Less Selective (69% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Demographics for Jackson State University Students

Ethnicity BreakdownAsianBlackCaucasianHispanicMiddle EasternNative AmericanPacific Islander
Jackson State University Students1%90%8%4%0%2%0%
All Bold.org College Students11%21%39%25%2%2%1%
Gender breakdown
Jackson State University Students
26%
73%
Male
Female
< 1% Gender nonconforming
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