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Jackson State University

Mississippi, United States

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Public University

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Established in 1877

About

Jackson State University is one of the known diverse and advanced universities. With varied courses and upgraded technologically, the university is committed to preparing and nourish its students to become global leaders. The university is the fourth largest higher education institution in Mississippi. It provides a unique caring, nurturing the environment that allows students to grow themselves and also serve others. The University is based on high research activity by offering courses in sectors including healthcare, technology, economics and education.
The University was initially founded as Natchez Seminary in the year 1877 by the American Baptist Home Mission Society. A school named Natchez was set-up for improving religious beliefs in Christianity among Mississippi and other neighboring states. Later in November 1882, the school was shifted to Jackson and with the passage of time curriculum expanded and in the year 1899 the school changed to Jackson College. With this there was no looking back, the courses expanded and graduate, bachelor programs were included. By 1956, the small school was established as Jackson State College. In 1974, the college was officially designated as Urban University of State of Mississippi.
Currently, the Jackson State University have grown well through four campuses with bright students and dedicated faculty. The University works hard to provide higher and advanced education to its students by changing their minds for progressive lives.

Cost of Studying at Jackson State University

Average tuition fee

NA

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Living expenses

Average living expenses (Bachelors)

$17,539

Average living expenses (Masters)

$17,539

Average on-campus living expenses

$2,631

Admissions at The Jackson State University

Avg acceptance rate (Bachelors)

69%

Application Fee

$25

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Courses

Students

29

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Aakash

Aakash

Urban and Regional Planning

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Fall 2017

Harsha Kagitala

Harsha Kagitala

Urban and Regional Planning

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Fall 2019

Giridhar

Giridhar

Music

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Fall 2018

Satabdi Roy

Satabdi Roy

Music

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Spring 2018

Anurag Sahu

Anurag Sahu

Music

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Fall 2018

Dhaval Shah

Dhaval Shah

Music

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Fall 2020


International Students

% of international students in the university

3.05

Total International Students in the university

211

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Campus

Number of campuses the university has
5

Campus locations
Mississippi

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Faculty

University Faculty:Student Ratio

16:1

Opportunities

University Endowments Value

60000000

Contact


Email

graduate@jsums.edu

Address

1400 John R. Lynch St, Jackson, MS 39217, United States


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