Jackson Community College

2111 Emmons Rd, Jackson
MI, 49201-8399
Tel: (517)787-0800
5,664 students
Public institution

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Jackson Community College offers affordable, career-oriented and transferable higher education at each of its student friendly locations. JCC offers several locations to serve South Central Michigan including Jackson, Hillsdale.
School Highlights:
Jackson Community College serves 5,664 students (46% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Jackson Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Jackson County, MI.
The nearest community college is Gogebic Community College (13.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Jackson Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 5,664 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from 32:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment
5,664 students
1,287 students
Jackson Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,614 students
832 students
Jackson Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,050 students
1,021 students
Jackson Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Jackson Community College sch enrollment Jackson Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Jackson Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Jackson Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
12%
Jackson Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
91%
66%
Jackson Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Jackson Community College More (2010-2011)
Jackson Community College sch ethnicity Jackson Community College sta ethnicity
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. 0.17 0.45
Jackson Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,584 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,856 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,584 $5,940
Jackson Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,856 $10,072
Jackson Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

JCC was founded as Jackson Junior College in 1928 and operated as a division of the Jackson Union School District, sharing lab and library facilities with the high school. In 1962, Jackson County voters created Jackson Community College as a distinct entity; in 1964, they passed a charter millage that still funds the College today. Rapid enrollment and program growth in the 1960s spurred JCC to build a new campus on its present site. Today, the College owns more than 500 acres and sits on a scenic suburban site six miles south of the city of Jackson, with extension centers in Lenawee and Hillsdale counties. An integral educational and economic force in the Jackson-Lenawee-Hillsdale communities, JCC operates on a $27 million general fund budget. JCC has 94 full-time faculty (90 percent have postgraduate degrees in their field). 228 full-time personnel are employed at JCC, 6% fewer than one year ago. An additional 278 people work part-time. JCC has enjoyed continuous accreditation by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since 1933, the first year of eligibility.

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