Jacksonville State University Graduate Schools

Jacksonville State University (referred to as Jacksonville State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jacksonville, AL. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Jacksonville State University is $10,600 for Alabama residents and $20,200 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,491 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,238 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Jacksonville State University (referred to as Jacksonville State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jacksonville, AL. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1935 - Current).
Jacksonville State Directory Information
School NameJacksonville State University (Jacksonville State)
Address700 Pelham Road North, Jacksonville, AL 36265
Phone256-782-5781
Webhttps://www.jsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.jsu.edu/undergraduate/apply/index.html
Financial Infohttps://www.jsu.edu/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Jacksonville State University is $10,600 for Alabama residents and $20,200 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,491 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,238 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 74 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 23 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$20,200
$10,600 for Alabama Residents
Student Population1,491
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs74 graduate programs
(23 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio21 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Jacksonville State University is $10,600 for Alabama residents and $20,200 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $400 for Alabama residents and $800 for out-of-state students.
Jacksonville State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Jacksonville State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)23 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Jacksonville State University is $10,600 for Alabama residents and $20,200 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$9,168$750$18,336$750
2018-2019$9,168$912$18,336$912
2019-2020$9,600$1,000$19,200$1,000
2020-2021$9,600$1,000$19,200$1,000
2021-2022$9,600$1,000$19,200$1,000
The graduate school tuition & fees of Jacksonville State is average compared to public graduate schools in Alabama. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Alabama graduate tuition is $20,405 (public) / $12,556 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Jacksonville State University$10,600$20,200
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Alabama Graduate Schools$10,843$16,105
Public$9,627$20,405
Private$12,556
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $11,000 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Jacksonville State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.02% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,607. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.16% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$7,898$2,998$6,466$5,566
2018-2019$7,494$2,339$8,566$3,680
2019-2020$8,000$1,507$11,367$2,753
2020-2021$8,110$2,003$9,648$2,692
2021-2022$8,320$1,997$9,927$2,680
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $400 for Alabama residents and $800 for other students at Jacksonville State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$382$764
2018-2019$382$764
2019-2020$400$800
2020-2021$400$800
2021-2022$400$800

Graduate Programs at Jacksonville State

Jacksonville State University offers 35 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 552 students have completed their study at Jacksonville State University.
Offered Degrees at Jacksonville State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree2814456
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship110
Doctor's degree - other1113
Post Bachelor's Degree222
Post Master's Degree3281
Total3520552
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Jacksonville State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Education program with 51 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management program with 52 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 16 completers.
Jacksonville State University offers 35 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 552 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 456 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 13 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 81 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] (1 completers) 7 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences7-
Education [+] (6 completers) 170 completers$58,000
Educational Leadership and Administration24$54,800
Educational/Instructional Technology15-
Special Education and Teaching26-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services12$39,500
Elementary Education and Teaching41-
Secondary Education and Teaching13-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching14-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching22-
Reading Teacher Education3-
Engineering Technology [+] (1 completers) 5 completers-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields (other)5-
Work and Family Studies [+] 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
English Language and Literature [+] 5 completers-
English Language and Literature5-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 11 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies11-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 15 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences15-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 3 completers-
Mathematics3-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 22 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management22-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology8-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 67 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies15-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management52-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 44 completers-
Public Administration13-
Social Work31-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 5 completers-
Design and Visual Communications2-
Music3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 58 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse41-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing17-
Business [+] (1 completers) 28 completers-
Business Administration and Management28-
History [+] 8 completers-
History8-
Total456
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management0-
Total0
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Nursing Practice13-
Total13
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing1-
Total2
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 81 completers-
Education51-
Educational Leadership and Administration18-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services12-
Total81

Graduate Student Population at Jacksonville State

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,491 students enrolled into Jacksonville State University graduate schools where it has total 9,238 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 453 full-time and 1,038 part-time graduate students. By gender, 496 male and 995 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,491496995
Full-time453156297
Part-tme1,038340698
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,022 White (68.54%), 348 Black/African American (23.34%), 5 Hispanic (0.34%), 9 Asian (0.60%), and 107 students with other races. 29 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,491496995
American Indian/Native American927
Asian963
Black/African American348108240
Hispanic514
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander211
White1,022336686
Two More000
Un-Known672641
Non-resident Alien291613
Jacksonville State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,130 graduate students (75.79% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 258 graduate students (17.30% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,491
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,130
Enrolled Some Online Courses258
Not in Online Courses103
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Jacksonville State University. 305 students are aged 20 to 24 (20.46% of total students), 102 students are aged above 50 (6.84%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Jacksonville State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,491496995
Age 20-211129
Age 22-24294102192
Age 25-29347127220
Age 30-3421880138
Age 35-3922875153
Age 40-4929179212
Age 50-64982969
Over 64422

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