Jackson State Community College is a publicly supported community college located in Jackson , Tennessee. Jackson State Community College is operated under the auspices of the Tennessee Board of Regents. Among the largest community colleges in Regents System, Jackson State Community College provides both junior and senior courses.
Main campus of the college is located at Jackson State . Branch campuses are located in Lexington in Henderson County , Tennessee and Savannah in Hardin County . A new branch was opened in Tennessee in 2007. Multiple clubs exists on the campus that is maintained by the student community.
Jackson State Community College was founded in 1965 catering to the requirements of insufficient quality community colleges in Tennessee . Offering two years degree courses for aspirant students, the college offers a excellent system for migration to four year institution.
Degrees and certificates are offered in computer information, technology, business programs, and allied health programs. Additionally the school also provides programs in fine arts and communication, education and physical science. One of the highlights of the college is its nursing program that makes students ready for the NCLEX-RN exams and includes enrollment criteria in addition to other admission policies.
No open admission policy is followed by the college. Therefore the admission test scores and TOEFL scores are essential. Double credits and advance placements are accepted admission credits. Information on the criteria and requirements for admission can be viewed on the college directory page of the state university website. Applications are accepted throughout the year.
Student Support and Financial Aid
Jackson State Community College provides helpful services, academic and career counseling, PT cost defraying employment, on campus day care and library facilities among others as student support program. Various kinds of financial aids like federal, state, local, and institutional grants, scholarships, and student loans can be offered the details of which can be viewed on the state university website.