Jackson State University

Jackson, MS

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At A Glance

Total undergraduate enrollment: 5471

Total institution enrollment: 6820

School type: 4-year public

School classification: Doctoral/Research Universities--Intensive: These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award at least ten doctoral degrees/1 per year across three or more disciplines,2 or at least 20 doctoral degrees per year overall.

Campus Location

Main Address

Jackson State University
1440 J R Lynch St
Jackson, MS 39217


(601) 979-2121



Undergraduate Demographics

Male undergraduate population: 39%

Female undergraduate population: 61%

Undergrad visible minorities: No Data

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered: Bachelor's, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's, Post-Masters certificate, Doctor's

Accounting And Finance
Atmospheric Sciences And Meteorology
Biology General
Business / Managerial Economics
Business Administration And Management
Business Marketing And Marketing Management
Business Teacher Education Vocational
Chemistry General
City / Urban Community And Regional Planning
Communication Disorders General
Computer And Information Sciences General
Counselor Education / Counseling And Guidance
Criminal Justice General
Education Administration And Supervision
Education Other
Educational / Instructional Media Design
Elementary Teacher Education
English Language And Literature General
Environmental And Pollution Control Technician
Environmental Science / Studies
Finance General
Foreign Languages And Literatures General
Health System / Health Services Administration
History General
Industrial Manufacturing Technology / Technician
Mass Communications
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music General Performance
Music Teacher Education
Office Supervision And Management
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching
Physics General
Political Science And Government General
Pre Elementary Early Childhood Kindergarten
Psychology General
Public Administration
Science Teacher Education General
Secondary Teacher Education
Social Science Teacher Education
Social Work
Special Education General
Speech And Rhetorical Studies
Technology / Industrial Arts Teacher
Urban Affairs / Studies
Visual And Performing Arts General
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling