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About Jackson College

Jackson College is a public country school in an suburban setting in Jackson, Michigan. Jackson College was founded in 1928 and now enrolls around 5,665 students a year, including 5,665 undergrads.

For each full-time professor, there are about 18 undergraduates enrolled at Jackson College.

2021 Jackson College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
In-State Tuition $7,692
Out-of-State $10,256

2022 Jackson College Regular Decision Application Deadline

Early Admission at Jackson College

Jackson College does not offer early decision or early action.

Jackson College Acceptance Rate

It is not competitive to get into Jackson College. In 2014, Jackson College accepted 0% of applicants. ### Jackson College Waitlist 2021

Jackson College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Jackson College?

Jackson College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Jackson College, applicants must submit the following items.

Jackson College Application Requirements

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Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 16
Other Requirements minimum ACT of 16 for housing admission

GPA and Test Scores for Jackson College

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Jackson College.

Jackson College Waitlist 2021

Jackson College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Is Jackson College Test Optional?

Jackson College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Does Jackson College Have Student Housing?

Yes! Jackson College provides on-campus housing for up to 0 students.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Jackson College.

Financial Aid at Jackson College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do..

Is Jackson College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Jackson College

About 57% of students who start at Jackson College return for their second year of college.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Jackson College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Jackson College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Jackson College a good school for you?

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Where is Jackson College Located?

Jackson College is located in the suburban setting of Jackson, Michigan, less than an hour from Detroit.

If you want to see Jackson College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 94 to Jackson, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Jackson College and Jackson are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2111 Emmons Road Jackson, MI 49201-8399

Campus Setting: Suburban

Jackson College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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Jackson College ACT Scores

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Jackson College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$9,164

In State

$11,728

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$7,692
$10,256
Fees
$1,472
$1,472
Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Jackson College is like? There are approximately 5,665 students enrolled at Jackson College. 42% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from MI and 2% percent of students are from other states.

42%

Full Time

58%

Part Time

98%

In State

2%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,665

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,164

Out-of-State

$11,728

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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