Jackson State University is a historically black, co-educational, research intensive, public institution of higher learning that has been designated by the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning as the urban university of Mississippi. The University is proud of its heritage, is committed to its future as a diversified, urban institution, and is dedicated to developing individual students and solving urban problems.|
JSU is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the bachelor's, master's education specialist, Doctor of Education, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Jackson State University has seven undergraduate academic schools: Allied Health Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Science and Technology, and Social Work.
Accounting, Biology, Biostatistics, Business, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication Disorders, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Counseling, Criminal Justice, Cultural Studies, Early Childhood Education, Economics, Educational Leadership, Educational Technology, Elementary Education, English, Entrepreneurship, Epidemiology, Finance, General Studies, Health, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Military Science, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Recreation, Social Sciences, Sociology, Special Education, Speech Communication, Technology
Research Universities (high research activity)
Office of Admissions
B.F. Roberts Hall (1st floor)
Phone: (601) 979-2100
Fax: (601) 979-3445