Jones County Junior College: Review & Facts

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Jones County Junior College is a medium two-year, public school with 4,260 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1911 and is the only college located in Ellisville, Mississippi.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Jones County Junior College.

Jones County Junior College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Electrical and Electronics, Culinary, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
56%
The student retention rate at Jones County Junior College is low at 56% (way below Mississippi average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Jones County Junior College is very low - 29%. Approximately 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Jones County Junior College is reasonable, 22:1. Read more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,600
Average tuition prices are very low - $4,300 a year. The additional fees at Jones County Junior College not covered by tuition are approximately $300; this comes to a total of $4,600 a year.

Read the details about Jones County Junior College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Jones County Junior College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (601) 477-4000 or check Jones County Junior College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$1,000
Jones County Junior College offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Jones County Junior College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
Jones County Junior College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 800 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is low - approximately $1,000 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Jones County Junior College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Jones County Junior College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Jones County Junior College Location and Maps



Post Address: Jones County Junior College, 900 South Court Street, Ellisville, Mississippi 39437, USA
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