Jacksonville University

Jacksonville, FL

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,627
Graduate Enrollment: 1,349
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Large City (>250k)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 77.62%

Male/Female: 34% / 66% (2017)

First generation college students: 35.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 20.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.9% (2017)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,135
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1020 - 1250

2022 Median Admit ACT: 23
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 19 - 26

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 57.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 36.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 25.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 18.1% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 50.6%
Black: 18.4%
Hispanic: 14.0%
Asian: 2.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.4%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.3%
2+ races: 4.8%
Non-resident alien: 6.3%
Unknown race: 2.8%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $56,108
In-State tuition: $42,400
Out-of-State tuition: $42,400

Estimated books and supplies: $700 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $15,320 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $2,330 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $12,490 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $2,330 (2022)

Average Family Income: $76,617 (2017)
Median Family Income: $46,900 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 31.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 46.6%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $22,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $233 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $21,645
$30k-48k $18,884
$48k-75k $24,240
$75k-110k $25,240
$110k+ $31,038

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 40%
6-year graduation rate: 48%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.0% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $22,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $6,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $12,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $12,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 58.6% (2015)
@3 year 64.7% (2017)
@5 year 72.6% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 37.0% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 42.4% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $59,879 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $68,099 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 15
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 13
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 6
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 1
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 335 $28,000 $217 $69,548 ($5,796) $79,697 ($6,641)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 215 $425 $94,370 ($7,864) $87,276 ($7,273)
First Professional Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 15
Master's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 47
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 28 $24,950 $233
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 47 $466 $69,452 ($5,788)
Doctoral Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 8
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 9
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 24
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 22 $22,860 $233 $67,948 ($5,662)
Bachelor's Degree International Business. 11
Master's Degree International Business. 1
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 1
Bachelor's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 25 $25,000 $221 $49,320 ($4,110) $55,574 ($4,631)
Master's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 20
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 12 $25,000 $265 $37,820 ($3,152)
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 34 $317 $35,032 ($2,919)
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 4
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 19 $23,256 $215
Master's Degree Public Policy Analysis. 14
Bachelor's Degree Social Sciences, General. 33 $31,000 $274 $29,689 ($2,474)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 10
Bachelor's Degree Geography and Cartography. 8
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 8
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 22 $40,439 ($3,370)
Bachelor's Degree Air Transportation. 15 $25,125 $255 $59,384 ($4,949)
Bachelor's Degree Dance. 8
Master's Degree Dance. 17 $43,420 ($3,618)
Master's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 4
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 5
Bachelor's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 1
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 12
Bachelor's Degree Music. 27 $25,000 $265 $17,845 ($1,487)
Bachelor's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 5
Master's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 33 $561 $54,676 ($4,556)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences. 8
Master's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 28 $466 $82,080 ($6,840)
Master's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 19 $466
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 21 $25,996 $265 $54,389 ($4,532)
Bachelor's Degree History. 3
Bachelor's Degree Computer Programming. 3
Bachelor's Degree Education, General. 9
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 9 $53,305 ($4,442)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 5
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 2
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 9
Bachelor's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 4
Bachelor's Degree Engineering Physics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 10
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 16
Bachelor's Degree Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology. 14
Master's Degree Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology. 6
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 5
Master's Degree Mathematics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General. 1
Bachelor's Degree Sustainability Studies. 4


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $70,425
Full time faculty: 62%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 13.0

School's endowment start of year: $48,372,814 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $59,216,191 (2022)