Antonelli College-Jackson

2323 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39232
Tel: (601)362-9991
  • 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 374 students (93% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 22:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
  • 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 30 teachers has declined by 34% over five years.
Antonelli College-Jackson (MS) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 30 staff 138 staff
Antonelli College-Jackson Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 374 has declined by 38% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 374 students 2,966 students
Antonelli College-Jackson Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 22:1
Antonelli College-Jackson Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 349 students 2,344 students
Antonelli College-Jackson Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 25 students 622 students
Antonelli College-Jackson Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Antonelli College-Jackson Enrollment Breakdown MS All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Antonelli College-Jackson American Indian/Alaskan (2014-2016)
% Asian
1%
1%
Antonelli College-Jackson Asian (2009-2016)
% Hispanic
1%
1%
Antonelli College-Jackson Hispanic (2008-2016)
% Black
64%
36%
Antonelli College-Jackson Black (2007-2016)
% White
32%
58%
Antonelli College-Jackson White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
1%
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Antonelli College-Jackson Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.49 0.53
Antonelli College-Jackson Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
37%
27%
Antonelli College-Jackson Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $23,800 $30,000
Antonelli College-Jackson Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,980 is less than the state average of $16,669. The private state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $15,980 $16,669
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84% 92%
Antonelli College-Jackson % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $20,292 $7,500
Antonelli College-Jackson Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,000 $4,500
Antonelli College-Jackson Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or 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 $3,837 per year for in-state students and $5,678 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,669 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 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Mississippi is Meridian Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.