Antonelli College-Jackson

2323 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39232
Tel: (601)362-9991
542 students
Private for-profit
Programs offered at the college include Graphic Design, Interior Design, Web Design, Digital Photography, Business Office Applications, Technical and Network Support, Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, and Medical Coding.
School Highlights
Antonelli College-Jackson serves 542 students (85% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Antonelli College-Jackson is the only community colleges within Rankin County, MS.
The nearest community college is Virginia College-Jackson (9.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
College Antonelli College-Jackson Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 29 staff
61 staff
Antonelli College-Jackson Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 542 has grown by 78% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 542 students 1,315 students
Antonelli College-Jackson Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
Antonelli College-Jackson Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 458 students
815 students
Antonelli College-Jackson Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 84 students
1,061 students
Antonelli College-Jackson Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Antonelli College-Jackson Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
Antonelli College-Jackson Black (2006-2013)
% White
Antonelli College-Jackson White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
Antonelli College-Jackson Unknown (2007-2013)
Antonelli College-Jackson Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.43 0.70
Antonelli College-Jackson Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,980 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,980 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,980 $5,590
Antonelli College-Jackson In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,980 $10,086
Antonelli College-Jackson Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 61%
Antonelli College-Jackson % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The College began as the Gebhardt Art School in 1947 with a philosophy of educating the total artist, based on the fundamentals of craftsmanship. In the mid-1970s, the College was renamed the Ohio Visual Art Institute, and in 1982 it became Antonelli College. During the 1990s, academic programs were added in Business Office Technology. Since January 1996, additional locations in Jackson and Hattiesburg, Mississippi have been opened, with an added emphasis in the medical field. These branch campuses have continued the long-standing tradition of quality career education. The primary goal of Antonelli College is to create an environment that prepares each graduate to become a qualified professional and a well-rounded individual. Antonelli College offers the quality training that is essential if students wish to acquire the skills necessary to gain a competitive edge in the business world today. Antonelli College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT). The Jackson facility is located at 2323 Lakeland Drive, Jackson, MS. It has approximately 23,000 square feet of space, which includes lecture classrooms, a medical lab, computer labs, a graphic design lab, administrative offices, and a student lounge.

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Did You Know?
For Mississippi public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,949 per year for in-state students and $4,819 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,237 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Mississippi community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is East Central Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.