JSU has the right blend of classroom and practical experience you need to succeed in the 21st century. From our very beginning in 1883 as a state teacher's college, the focus at JSU has been on education. Now more than 125 years later, JSU has developed a rich history of providing a quality education in diverse fields of study. With pre-professional programs in medicine and law, as well as programs in education, business, criminal justice, nursing, social work, environmental management, music, and over 40 others, JSU is getting you ready for where you're going.

Accreditation

Jacksonville State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, Telephone: 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org to award bachelor's, master's, educational specialist, and doctor of science degrees.

Specific areas within JSU are also accredited by national accrediting agencies; the names and addresses of those agencies are here.













Academics

Courses
By eliminating the barriers of time and distance, JSU is making a college education more accessible to everyone. Our online courses give you the flexibility you need to balance your family and career while advancing your education. With distance education, you get to decide where to have class.

Full listing of Courses
Full listing of Degrees



Expenses

What are the expenses?

Distance Learning Courses are Online Courses, Videoconferencing Courses (classes not held on the main JSU campus or Joe Ford Center in Gadsden), Emergency Management Courses, Step Online Courses (Nursing)
2013 - 2014
    Undergraduate Distance Learning Hours    $345.00 per hour
    Graduate Distance Learning Hours    $439.00 per hour
Doctorate Fee (per student/per semester) $250.00 Non-refundable
  
2012 - 2013
Undergraduate Distance Learning Hours $327.00 per hour
    Graduate/Doctoral Distance Learning Hours    $439.00 per hour
Doctorate Fee (per student/per semester) $250.00 Non-refundable
      
Tuition for Dual Enrollment Courses
       2013 - 2014
       In-State Undergraduate $141.50 per hour
       Out-Of-State Undergraduate $283.00 per hour
       2012 - 2013
       In-State Undergraduate $132.50 per hour
       Out-Of-State Undergraduate $265.00 per hour

Scholarships

JSU online scholarship applications accepted October 1, through March 1, 2014.

View the Scholarship Listing & Application!







Apply

Application for Admission

Applying for admission to Jacksonville State University is as easy as 1-2-3!

1. Complete the application for admission.
2. Submit the $35 (USD) non-refundable application fee.
3. Submit all required documents for your admission type
(please refer to How do I Attend? to find your requirements).

Note: Undergraduate Readmission Students (previously applied but never attended) must complete an Undergraduate Printable Application, but do not have to pay the $35 application fee.