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 (990) than Jackson State (982).
  • Both Southern University and A & M College and Jackson State 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 - Southern University and A & M College and Jackson State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Southern University and A & M CollegeJackson State
Southern University and A & M Collegevs.Jackson State
Baton Rouge, LouisianaLocationJackson, Mississippi
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Master's College and University (larger programs)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
In-State$9,340
Out-Of-State$16,720
Tuition & Fees
In-State$8,445
Out-Of-State$9,445
80% ($6,794)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)74% ($7,788)
$6,794Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,788
45.47 %Acceptance Rates71.73 %
51.26 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.71 %
990SAT Score982
19ACT Score19
41 %Graduation Rate38 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
64 %Retention Rate53 %
6,693Student Population7,250
311Number of Faculties347
24 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio15 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 servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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