Jackson State University: Admission & Tests

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Jackson State University LogoHere is a brief overview of Jackson State University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Jackson State University admission requirements are very strong; in 2013/14 this school accepted only 24% of the applicants.

This college doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Jackson State University most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience
The graduate application fee is $25.00.

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a really important element of the application at Jackson State University. 83 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 16 to 21 on Composite, from 15 to 22 on English, and from 15 to 20 on Math. Thus, if you got a score above 20 in ACT Composite, 20 in ACT English, and 19 in ACT Math - this gives good chances to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
15
19
20

ACT English
14
19
20

ACT Math
14
18
19

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(601)
979-2121
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Jackson State University, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (601) 979-2121 or check Jackson State University Website

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