JCJC Description

The Jones County Junior College in Ellisville, Mississippi is an open door, two-year institution that grants students associate’s degrees and vocational certificates in a wide variety of pre-professional career paths.

Jones County offers over 100 degree options. If you’d like to continue your studies at a four-year university, then associate’s programs in business, fine arts, sciences, and mathematics will help get you on your feet and prepared for transfer.

With more than 40 pre-professional programs, you can also receive quality instruction and hands-on training to prepare you for immediate careers in healthcare and industrial fields, as well as provide a substantial foundation for transfer to four-year institution.

Some programs include: Pre-Law, Pre-Engineering, Pre-Forestry, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Physical Law, and many more. In addition, the college also offers certificates in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts and Food Service, and more.

Admission requirements vary depending on whether you are a first-time or transfer student.

Special student services include tutoring, study workshops, and career, academic, and personal counseling. On-campus housing is available, but not required for freshmen.

Financial aid is available for eligible students. Tuition-free programs are also available for youth and veterans. Certain students may also be eligible for tuition waivers. Contact the school’s financial assistance representative for more information.

Quick Facts about Jones County Junior College

Region

Southeast

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Website

www.jcjc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$2,480

Out-of-State Tuition

$4,480

Retention Rate

56%

Enrollment

4,589

Year Established

1924

JCJC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4.5

5 star
  2 reviews
4 star
  1 review
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2 star
 
1 star
 

67% of students gave Jones County Junior College 5 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

Jones is a great academic vocational college. In my opionion it is one of the most prestigious junior colleges in the south. I am relocating to Panama , Fl and I hope that their college is as well-groomed as Jones County Junior College.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2013

Overall Rating:
5

Detailed Ratings

Jones County Junior College is a small town college. I love the atmosphere, and although the college is growing very rapidly, it still has the "family" atmosphere. The campus is small enough that you can walk to your classes.

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JCJC Students

Total Students
4,589

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
75%
Part-Time
25%

Ethnic Diversity

African American
31%
Caucasian
66%
Unknown and Other
2%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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