Fast Facts

Campus PhotoEstablished

1965

Enrollment

  • For-Credit    –   8,943
  • Non-Credit   –    1,090
  • Fall Facts

Tuition

  • In-State Tuition   –   $148 per credit hour
  • Out-of-State Tuition   –   $265 per credit hour

Interim President

Keith A. Brown

Accrediting Body

SACS-COC

College History

50th Anniversary

Student Age (Average)

24.3

Gender

  • Female  –   61.3 %
  • Male  –   38.7 %

Ethnicity

  • White  –   69.3 %
  • African American   –  20.6 %
  • Hispanic   –  4.5 %
  • Other  –  5.6 %

Locations – U.S., Alabama

Economic Impact

  • For every dollar spent on Jefferson State, the community receives $13.10 in benefit.
  • Jefferson State, along with its students and alumni, added $438.7 Million in income to the college’s service area during the 2013-2014 fiscal year.
  • Jefferson State will benefit Alabama with $1.8 Billion in added state income over the course of our students’ working lives.

Recent News

  • With more than 250 nursing graduates each year, Jefferson State is the leading producer of graduates with associate degrees in nursing in Alabama. more>
  • Jefferson State has been recognized three times as one of the top 10 digital community colleges in the country. more>
  • Jefferson State was recently honored as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education. more>