Michigan Community Colleges

Jackson Community College


Mission statement

Jackson Community College is an institution of higher education whose mission is to assist learners in identifying and reaching their educational goals.

Math Classes Offered

MTH 095 01 Basic Mathematics
MTH 095 71 Basic Mathematics
MTH 095 81 Basic Mathematics
MTH 110 02 Pre Algebra
MTH 110 03 Pre Algebra
MTH 110 71 Pre Algebra
MTH 110 72 Pre Algebra
MTH 110 81 Pre Algebra
MTH 110 82 Pre Algebra
MTH 110 I1 Pre Algebra
MTH 120 02 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 03 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 04 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 05 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 71 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 72 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 81 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 I1 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 I2 Beg Algebra
MTH 120 V2 Beg Algebra
MTH 131 01 Int Algebra
MTH 131 02 Int Algebra
MTH 131 71 Int Algebra
MTH 131 I1 Int Algebra
MTH 131 I2 Int Algebra
MTH 131 V2 Int Algebra
MTH 133 01 Intro Probability & Stats
MTH 133 02 Intro Probability & Stats
MTH 133 71 Intro Probability & Stats
MTH 133 I1 Intro Probability & Stats
MTH 133 V1 Intro Probability & Stats
MTH 140 01 Precalculus
MTH 140 02 Precalculus
MTH 140 71 Precalculus
MTH 140 I1 Precalculus
MTH 151 01 Calculus I
MTH 151 81 Calculus I
MTH 154 01 Calculus II
MTH 154 02 Calculus II

At a Glance

School Type
County-supported, Coed
Suburban 580-acre campus with easy access to Detroit
Degrees Offered
Certificates and Associate
Entrance Difficulty
Application Deadlines
Rolling (freshmen), rolling (transfers)

Test Scores
  • ACT scores over 18 75%
  • ACT scores over 24 18%
  • ACT scores over 30 1%
Options: electronic application, early admission
Application deadline: rolling (freshmen), rolling (transfers)
Notification: continuous (freshmen), continuous (transfers)
Cost and Financial Aid
Costs (2007-08)
Tuition: Area resident $1968 full-time, $82 per hour part-time; state resident $2832 full-time, $118 per hour part-time; nonresident $3768 full-time, $157 per hour part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load
Required fees: $555 full-time, $19 per term part-time
Room and board: Room only: $5071
Payment plan: Deferred payment
Waivers: Senior citizens and employees or children of employees

Financial Aid
Of all full-time matriculated undergraduates who enrolled in 2001, 60 Federal Work-Study jobs (averaging $1304). 19 state and other part-time jobs (averaging $1192)
Majors and Degrees
Degrees Offered
Certificates and Associate
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
Accounting and Finance; Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science; Business Administration and Management; Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary; Marketing/Marketing Management
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Related; Data Processing and Data Processing Technology
Construction Trades
Construction Trades Related
Early Childhood Education
Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology; Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences
Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Ultrasound Technology; Emergency Medical Technology (EMT Paramedic); Medical Insurance/Medical Billing; Medical Radiologic Technology; Medical Transcription; Medical/Clinical Assistant; Nursing (Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training); Nursing (Registered Nurse Training)
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
General Studies; Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology
Security And Protective Services
Corrections; Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Transportation And Materials Moving
Airline Pilot and Flight Crew
Visual And Performing Arts
Graphic Design

Student Body
Undergraduate Student Population
6,173 undergraduate students, 63% women, 37% men, 5% African American, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 3% Hispanic American, 1% Native American
International Population

Campus Life
Options: Coed, Campus housing is university owned
Activities: Drama/theater group, student-run newspaper, choral group, Drama Club
Most popular organization: Drama Club
Campus security: 24-hour patrols
Student services: Personal/psychological counseling

Academic Programs
Special study options: Academic remediation for entering students, adult/continuing education programs, advanced placement credit, cooperative education, distance learning, English as a second language, independent study, internships, part-time degree program, services for LD students, summer session for credit
School Calendar: Semesters

Total: 392
Full-time: 23% full-time
Student/faculty ratio: 20:1

Scholarship sports
Baseball (m), basketball, cross-country running, soccer, softball (w), volleyball (w)
Nonscholarship sports
Gymnastics (m-club)
Intercollegiate sports
Baseball M(s), basketball M(s)/W(s), cross-country running M(s)/W(s), gymnastics M(c), soccer M(s)/W(s), softball W(s), volleyball W(s)

School Facilities
Main Library Name: Atkinson Learning Resources Center
Other Library: 1
Collection: 67,000 titles; 300 serial subscriptions; 2,000 audiovisual materials
Endowment: $10.7 million

Contact Info
Ms. Julie Hand, Director of Enrollment Services
Jackson Community College
2111 Emmons Road
Jackson, MI 49201
Phone: 517-796-8425
Toll-free: 888-522-7344
Fax: 517-796-8631