Jacksonville State University


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About Us

Location: Jacksonville, AL
Founded: 1883
President: Dr. Don C. Killingsworth, Jr.
Fall 2020 Enrollment: 9,238 (84% Undergraduate; 16% Graduate)
Faculty: 348 full-time; 98 part-time
Alumni: 70,000 in 50 states and 136 countries
Academic Programs: 95 academic programs and concentrations, including bachelor's, master's, post-baccalaureate, doctoral and advanced certificate programs. More than 40 online programs are offered.
Athletics: JSU competes in 17 sports, and is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference. In football, the Gamecocks compete in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS). JSU has won six team national championships and two individual national championships, all-time.
School Mascot: The Gamecock
School Colors: Red and White

Undergraduate Enrollment Fall 2020
Undergraduate Total Enrollment: 7,747
Undergraduates by Gender: 60% female, 40% male
Undergraduate Status: 6,031 full-time; 1,716 part-time
Undergraduates by Classification: 2,931 freshmen; 1,473 Sophomores; 1,542 Juniors; 1,801 Seniors

Graduate Enrollment Fall 2020
Total Enrollment: 1,491
Graduate Students by Gender: 67% female, 33% male
Graduate Students by Status: 453 full-time; 1,038 part-time

International Enrollment Fall 2020
124 International Students representing 44 countries.


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Rep/Contact Info

  • Phone: (256) 782-5781
Allyson Barker
Acting VP/Administrative and Business Affairs
Ben Boozer
Pete Conroy
Pam Findley
Tim Garner
Exec. Dir. Marktg. & Communications
Don Killingsworth
Timothy King
Ed Lett
Misty Ray
Assistant Athletic Director
Kelly Ryan
Greg Seitz
Christie Shelton
Alicia Simmons
Director, Planning & Research
Amy Simon
Mary Smith
Marketing Services
David Thompson
Earl Wade