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.
  • Southern University and A & M College has more expensive tuition & fees ($16,720) than Jackson State ($9,445).
  • It is harder to admit to Southern University and A & M College than Jackson State.
  • Southern University and A & M College has a higher submitted SAT score (982) than Jackson State (982).
  • Both Jackson State and Southern University and A & M College have the same submitted ACT scores (19).
  • Jackson State has more students with 7,250 students while Southern University and A & M College has 6,693 students.
  • Jackson State has more full-time faculties with 347 faculties while Southern University and A & M College has 311 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Jackson State University and Southern University and A & M College.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Jackson StateSouthern University and A & M College
Jackson Statevs.Southern University and A & M College
Jackson, MississippiLocationBaton Rouge, Louisiana
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$8,445
Out-Of-State$9,445
Tuition & Fees
In-State$9,340
Out-Of-State$16,720
74% ($7,788)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)80% ($6,794)
$7,788Average Amount of Financial Aid$6,794
71.73 %Acceptance Rates45.47 %
20.71 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)51.26 %
982SAT Score990
19ACT Score19
38 %Graduation Rate41 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
53 %Retention Rate64 %
7,250Student Population6,693
347Number of Faculties311
15 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio24 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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