Application Fee
$35
Graduate Application Fee
$35
Acceptance Rate
55%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
27%
Freshmen Enrollment
1,493
SAT Scores
1,045
ACT Scores
21

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 10,187 students have applied and 5,581 students have allowed to admit to Jacksonville State University (Acceptance rate: 54.79%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 26.75 % where 1,493 students have finally enrolled out of 5,581 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Alabama A & M University and Auburn University at Montgomery, its acceptance rate is lower (difficult to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 79.50%).
The yield of the school is higher (more admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is lower (admitted, but not enrolled) (average yield is 25.00%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,045 and the average ACT score is 21 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of Jacksonville State University is average than the schools (average score is 1,049). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Jacksonville State University1,04521
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,02821
All U.S. Colleges112368
Public, 4-Years Colleges111267
4-Years Colleges112468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama110068

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At Jacksonville State University, 18 students submitted SAT scores (1% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,045 and it is average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing480590
Mathematics450570
Total9301,160
At Jacksonville State University, 1,327 students submitted ACT scores (89% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 21 and it is lower than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading1824
English1725
Mathematics1623
Total5172

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Jacksonville State University. The school requires 4 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
Admission Requirements for Applying to Jacksonville State University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended