JSU at a Glance

JSU Sign in spring

Location: Jacksonville, AL
Founded: 1883
President: Dr. John M. Beehler
Fall 2017 Enrollment: 8,567 (87% Undergraduate; 13% Graduate)
Faculty: approximately 325 full-time; 126 part-time
Academic Programs: Over 45 degree programs, including bachelor's, master's, post-baccalaureate, doctoral and advanced certificate programs.

Undergraduate Enrollment Fall 2017

Undergraduates by Gender: 42% male; 58% Female
Undergraduate Status: 5,523 full-time; 1,968 part-time
Undergraduates by Classification: 2,720 freshmen; 1,614 Sophomores; 1,499 Juniors; 1,658 Seniors

Graduate Enrollment Fall 2017

Graduate Students by Gender: 34% male; 66% female
Graduate Students by Status: 233 full-time; 843 part-time

International Enrollment Fall 2017

173 International Students representing 61 countries.

  • Southerners on the field

    A Sound Legacy

    JSU is home to the internationally recognized, 500 member strong Marching Southerners and Ballerinas.

  • Dr Guillermo Francia, a JSU Fulbright scholar

    Fulbright Scholars

    JSU has been recognized as a top producer of Fulbright Scholars by the US Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

  • JSU baseball equipment at home plate

    Gamecock Championships

    JSU is the only school in the nation to lay claim to NCAA national titles in football, men's basketball and baseball at the Division I or Division II levels.

  • JSU Greeks

    Service Learning

    In 2017, JSU Greeks logged more than 15,000 hours of community service.

  • International Students at UN Day Tea

    A Rich Cultural Partnership

    The International House Program began in 1946 with five students from France. Initially, the program focused on languages. Today, there are 40 members of the program - 20 American students and 20 internationals.