N/A

Acceptance Rate

$4,300

Avg.Financial Aid

002468

FAFSA Code

About Jefferson College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

4,432

Website

www.jeffco.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Located in Hillsboro, MO, Jefferson College is a public university. At Jefferson College, the total enrolment stands at 4,196. The school has a total of 246 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. There are around 62% of the students who are females and 38% are males at Jefferson College. At JC, around 79% of the students are 24 and under. Joseph A. Walker (Astronaut), Roger Goodell (Actor), John S. Reed (Businessperson), and Clement Vallandigham (Politician, Lawyer) are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. JC offers a total of 86 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association), HLC Higher Learning Commission, and, NASM (National Association of Schools of Music).

Location & Contact

Address

1000 Viking Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6367973000
Fax: 6367894012
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Jefferson College at the 437th position among other national universities.

Admissions

The admission to Jefferson College is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Jefferson College. It is a non-refundable amount. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Jefferson College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro, Missouri 63050-2440. They can also call them at (636) 797-3000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$7,537

Average Annual Cost

$4,770

Books And Supplies

$912

Other Fees

$150

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$6,156

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,119

Total One Year Cost

$15,107

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to JC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $18,535. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

60%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

43%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

46%

Male Professors

54%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

337 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

63 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

57 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

48 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

48 Graduates

Fire Protection

47 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

46 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

31 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

28 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

19 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

17 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

15 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

14 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

14 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

11 Graduates

Engineering, General

11 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

9 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

8 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

6 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

4 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

4 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

4,432

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

37%

Full-time

45%

Part-time

55%

Students Gender

Male

37%

US National: 44%

Female

63%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

91% White

1% Unknown

2% Black

3% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

2%

Out Of State

96%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$60,904 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$3,870/year

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $6,156 per year. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at JC. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol. There are around 38% male and 62% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$25,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$31,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$8,350

$19,119

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$87 - 198

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

85%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,300

Students Receiving Federal Grants

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,337

Students Receiving State Aid

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,094

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

12%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,411

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,296

$30K - $48K

$5,101

$48K - $75K

$3,048

$75K - $110K

$1,732

> $110K

$1,305

The financial aid department of Jefferson College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Jefferson College is around $4,170 and the federal grant is $4,294. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,281 as well as institutional aid worth $4,170.

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