The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • GSU has more expensive tuition & fees ($16,658) than Jackson State ($9,445).
  • It is harder to admit to GSU than Jackson State.
  • GSU has a higher submitted SAT score (985) than Jackson State (982).
  • Jackson State has higher submitted ACT score (18) than GSU (18).
  • Jackson State has more students with 7,250 students while GSU has 5,205 students.
  • Jackson State has more full-time faculties with 347 faculties while GSU has 193 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Grambling State University and Jackson State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
GSUJackson State
GSUvs.Jackson State
Grambling, LouisianaLocationJackson, Mississippi
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Master's College and University (larger programs)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
In-State$7,635
Out-Of-State$16,658
Tuition & Fees
In-State$8,445
Out-Of-State$9,445
86% ($7,210)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)74% ($7,788)
$7,210Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,788
42.77 %Acceptance Rates71.73 %
28.35 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.71 %
985SAT Score982
18ACT Score19
35 %Graduation Rate38 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
72 %Retention Rate53 %
5,205Student Population7,250
193Number of Faculties347
24 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

Related Articles and Ads