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Jackson State University Academics

Academic Statistics

Academics
B
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
40%
National
48%
Full-Time Retention Rate
78%
Part-Time Retention Rate
35%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$2,843
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    47%
  • 20-39
    38%
  • 40-99
    14%
  • 100+
    1%
95%
of students say they attend class.66 responses

About the Professors

Professors
A-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Female Professors
46%
Male Professors
54%
Average Professor Salary
$83,280
Poll
74%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.66 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    64%
  • Asian American
    11%
  • Hispanic
    1%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    7%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    17%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
85%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.93 responses
Poll
82%
of students say professors care about their students' success.94 responses
Poll
74%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.94 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.94 responses
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