Top Jackson County Community Colleges
- For the 2018-19 school year, there is 1 top community college in Jackson County, Oklahoma, serving 1,460 students.
- The average community college acceptance rate in Oklahoma is 66% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 26:1.
Top Jackson County Community Colleges (2018-19)
- College Location Students
- 2801 N Main St
Altus,  OK 73521
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