One of the nation’s top historically black colleges and universities (HBCU), Jackson State University provides a culture of self-discovery and shared experience where its students are able to develop strong sense of self in a challenging yet nurturing environment that empowers them for personal and professional success.
Jackson State University, an HBCU and comprehensive urban research university, provides quality teaching, research and service at the baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctoral levels to diverse populations of students and communities using various modalities to ensure that they are technologically-advanced, ethical, global leaders who think critically and can address societal problems and compete effectively.
Location: Jackson, Mississippi
President: Dr. Marcus L. Thompson
Level: 4-year institution
Online Academic Offer: Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees. Education Specialist Programs.