Jacksonville State University

793 reviews
  1. Jacksonville, AL
  2. 4 Year
C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B-
  4. Campus
    B-
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    C
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    C
  9. Dorms
    C+
  10. Campus Food
    A-
  11. Student Life
    C
  12. Safety
    C
Jacksonville State University is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-AA
Athletic Conference
Ohio Valley Conference
Address
700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, AL 36265
Website

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
83%
SAT Range
860-1100
ACT Range
19-26
Application Fee
$35
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Neither required nor recommended

Cost

Net Price
$13,304/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $15,642/ year
  • $30-48k
    $17,452/ year
  • $49-75k
    $19,825/ year
  • $76-110k
    $20,830/ year
  • $110k+
    $20,758/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
88%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.43 responses
81%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.42 responses
74%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.42 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,733Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
13%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 13 responses
Report
  • Friendly
    85%
  • Rude but not rude
    15%
  • JSU Students are beyond amazing and welcoming!
    0%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Data not available
Poll
43%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.46 responses
Poll
67%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.49 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 12 responses
Report
  • Friendly
    50%
  • Spirited
    42%
  • Liberal
    8%
  • Boring
    0%
  • Gem of the Hills
    0%

After Jacksonville State University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$35,100/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
30%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
88%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.17 responses

Reviews

793 reviews
  • Excellent
    140
  • Very Good
    257
  • Average
    299
  • Poor
    53
  • Terrible
    35
I love the school so far cant wait for the coming years
  • College Freshman
  • 12 days ago
My time here has been great.
  • College Senior
  • 15 days ago
I liked how everyone on campus was very nice. Everyone always had a smile and was willing to offer a helping hand when needed. I just wish that they had a larger variety of majors. They don't have my major so I'm having to transfer to a different university.
  • Junior
  • 18 days ago