Jacksonville College Main Campus

Overview of Jacksonville College Main Campus

Jacksonville College can be found in Jacksonville, TX (a town not particularly near any major cities). One of the defining characteristics of the school is its status as a Baptist school. Jacksonville College is a private, not-for-profit institution. The Associate's degree is the highest degree at the school.

Areas of Study

The most common majors at Jacksonville College are in liberal arts.

Jacksonville College Selectivity

The school is welcoming, and offers open admission to students who meet its minimum qualifications.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 264 students were enrolled in Jacksonville College.

Student Life

The school has a residential or campus feel. Student dorms or apartments are common at Jacksonville College. The school offers students meal plans. Jacksonville College offers athletic financial aid to more of its students than do most colleges.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Jacksonville College, a Christian, independent, coeducational, two-year liberal arts college owned and operated by the Baptist Missionary Association of Texas, is committed to our students realizing the full potential of their abilities and pursuing lives of service to the human community through the effective integration of faith and learning in a distinctly Christian environment."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Jacksonville College

Jacksonville College-Main Campus
105 B J Albritton Dr
Jacksonville , TX 75766-4759
General Phone: (903) 586-2518

Jacksonville College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts40liberal arts and humanities

Number of programs and degrees for Jacksonville College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree391
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years11

Jacksonville College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Jacksonville College had a total enrollment of 264 students (224 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 70%
Black 17%
Hispanic 9%
Asian 1%
(Foreign Students) 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 13%
18-19 44%
20-21 19%
22-24 7%
25-29 7%
30-34 5%
35-39 1%
40-49 3%
50-64 1%

Jacksonville College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 43 %

Jacksonville College Room and Board (2007)

Jacksonville College offers campus housing for 112 of its 224 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Jacksonville, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Jacksonville College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 6,596
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 6,596
Room and board $ 3,010
Room charge $ 1,058
Board (meal plan) charge $ 1,758
Books and supplies $ 910
Other expenses $ 2,114

Financial Aid:
Jacksonville College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 357900)

Jacksonville College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*0*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year4$27,5496$26,902
All faculty totalacademic year4$27,5496$26,902

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Jacksonville College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):


Jacksonville College Degree Programs (2007)

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other

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Jacksonville College Highlights

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What Sets Jacksonville College Apart:

% of degrees in liberal arts
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Jacksonville College Dorm rooms per full-time student
% students on athletic fin. aid
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Jacksonville College % students on athletic fin. aid
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Jacksonville College Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

checked Baptist affiliation
checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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