Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville, AL 36265
Located in Jacksonville, Alabama, Jacksonville State University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 4979 and 2643 students were accepted.
Jacksonville State University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $7,200 and fees $300. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $14,400 and $300 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio18:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
RN to BSN
Courses in the professional component of the B.S.N. program are delivered through Internet. After completion of general studies requirements, nursing courses may be completed in one calendar year online.
Entrance into the upper division of nursing requires that the student has
- been admitted to Jacksonville State University with all current transcripts on file
- been individually advised, since each may have different educational needs
- unencumbered current registered nurse license in the United States
- minimum 2.5 GPA on prerequisite courses
- completion of all prerequisite and general studies coursework with a "C" or better
- evidence of successful completion of a United States accredited diploma or associate degree nursing program
Deadline for Admission to the STEP program:
- Fall Semester- Deadline is August 1st
- Spring Semester- Deadline is December 1st
- Summer Semester- Deadline is April 1st
Masters program tracks: MSN (Public Health Nursing), RN to MSN
The Jacksonville State University Master of Science in Nursing Degree program is a CCNE accredited program that prepares advance community health nurses.
The program provides students with advanced knowledge and skills in health planning, community needs assessment, program development, analysis of aggregate data, program development, implementation and evaluation.
Students in the program are able to select a focus group for practical study.
Students can complete the 38 semester hours required for this program on a part time or full time basis. Students enrolled on a full time basis can complete their coursework in four semesters.
- A BSN Ddegree from a regionally accredited university and a professionally accredited nursing program
- Official Transcripts
- Official GRE or Miller Analogies Test
- Current unencumbered RN license
- Written Essay stating professional goals
- Professional Recommendations
All courses in the program are delivered in an online format with students having the option to enter the program at the beginning of the spring, fall, or summer semesters. Students are required to sit for a comprehensive examination administered on campus during the final semester.
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Jacksonville State University as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||300|
|Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing||Postbaccalaureate certificate||2|
|Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing||Master's degree||15|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Jacksonville State University
Georgia Highlands College
40.01 miles away
University of West Georgia
41.99 miles away
Chattahoochee Technical College - Paulding Campus
54.25 miles away
University of Alabama at Birmingham
63.85 miles away
West Georgia Technical College - Coweta Campus
64.44 miles away
Chattahoochee Technical College - North Metro Campus
65.28 miles away
Dalton State College
78.9 miles away
Georgia State University
79.32 miles away
University of Alabama in Huntsville
79.63 miles away
Clayton State University
84.1 miles away
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1935 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
09/22/2000 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
09/22/2000 - Current
|SAT: Critical Reading430 to 570|
|SAT: Math440 to 550|
|ACT Composite20 to 26|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
Cost (Net Price)
$12,474Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$15,219|
|30k to 48k$16,706|
|48k to 75k$19,669|
|75k to 110k$20,548|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Two or more races
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
The School of Nursing at UAB several scholarship programs. The School's scholarship portfolio consists of 59 scholarships.
Applicants must be full-time undergraduates at Jacksonville State University. Students must be enrolled in the School of Business and attained a B or higher average. Applicants must be from [...]
Applicants must be full-time students at Jacksonville State University entering their junior or senior year. Students must be majoring in education.
Applicants must be undergraduate students at Jacksonville State University and have completed at least 32 credit hours. Students must be in good standing and accepted to the school of education [...]
Applicants must be accepted at Jacksonville State University. Students must have graduated high school from a Fayette County High School in Alabama.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing