Jackson State University is a historically black college found in Jackson, MS. Over 9,600 students are enrolled at JSU.
A large majority of students at JSU scored in the range of 17 (25th percentile) to 21 (75th percentile) on the ACT exam. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Jackson State University (JSU) average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.80 - 3.04. This school has an acceptance rate of 65 percent with 32 percent of applicants deciding to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at jsums.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for Jackson State University was reported as 64.6% in Fall 2013 with over 5,330 applications submitted to JSU. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
The applicant selectivity of JSU is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Jackson State University has been staying about the same from year to year.
The acceptance rate for Jackson State University is sixteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|Alcorn State University||82.9%|
|Mississippi Valley State University||22.7%|
|William Carey University||48.8%|
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|Math||16 - 20|
|Composite Score||17 - 21|