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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
$7,020 Out-of-State
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Enrolled Students
31.3% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
90 Graduates

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The median in-state tuition at Jefferson State Community College is $3,510, which is $288 more than the national median in-state tuition of $3,222. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $7,020, which is 200% of the cost for in-state students, and is $84 more than the national median out-of-state tuition of $6,936.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $9,284.

In 2016, 45% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 18% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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Jefferson State Community College has a total enrollment of 8,938 students. The full-time enrollment at Jefferson State Community College is 2,799 students and the part-time enrollment is 6,139. This means that 31.3% of students enrolled at Jefferson State Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Jefferson State Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 66.2% White, 21.3% Black or African American, 3.92% Hispanic or Latino, 2.92% Two or More Races, 1.9% Asian, 0.32% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Jefferson State Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (11.1%), followed by White Male (8.5%) and Black or African American Female (4.91%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A N/A (N/A), followed by N/A N/A (N/A) and N/A N/A (N/A).

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In 2016, 317 more women than men graduated from Jefferson State Community College. The majority of students graduating from Jefferson State Community College are White. These 976 graduates mean that there were 2.95 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 331 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Jefferson State Community College is Registered Nursing with 249 graduates, followed by General Studies with 207 graduates and Liberal Arts & Sciences with 127 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Jefferson State Community College, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Engineering Technologies, with 136 graduates, followed by Human Sciences with 78 graduates and Personal & Culinary Services with 107 graduates.


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Jefferson State Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $1.23M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $37,910 (3.07%), compared to the 0.69% average return ($21,444 on $3.12M) across all Associate's Colleges.

In 2015, Jefferson State Community College had a total expenditure of $48M. Of that $48M, they spent $23.4M on salaries and $7.75M on benefits.

Jefferson State Community College employs 141 No academic ranks, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Jefferson State Community College are Female No academic ranks (92), Male No academic ranks (49), and N/A N/A (N/A).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Jefferson State Community College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 73 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 35 employees, and Service with 30 employees.



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