Jacksonville State University Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Jacksonville State University is 18:1, and the school has 38.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Jacksonville State University include: Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Secondary Education and Teaching; Business Administration and Management, General; Public Administration; and Criminal Justice/Safety Studies. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 67.8 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts English (including composition)
Humanities Sciences (biological or physical)
Computer literacy History
Mathematics Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 18:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 22%
Secondary Education and Teaching 15%
Business Administration and Management, General 13%
Public Administration 7%
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 5%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Master's, Post-master's certificate, Doctorate - research/scholarship
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences N/A
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Writing in the disciplines N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Learning communities N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified N/A
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program N/A
Institution is SOC Member N/A
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit N/A

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 68%
4-year graduation rate 10%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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