Jacksonville University

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About Jacksonville University

According to Wikipedia, Jacksonville University is a private university in Jacksonville, Florida. Located in the city's Arlington district, the school was founded in 1934 as a two-year college and was known as Jacksonville Junior College until September 5, 1956, when it shifted focus to building four-year university degree programs and later graduated its first four-year degree candidates as Jacksonville University in June 1959. It is a member of the Independent Colleges and Universities of Florida and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business . JU's student body currently represents more than 40 U.S. states and approximately 45 countries around the world. As a Division I institution, it fields 18 varsity athletics teams, known as the JU Dolphins, as well as intramural sports and clubs. Among the top majors declared by JU students are aviation management, biology, nursing, business, and marine science.

Jacksonville University's Online Degrees

BSN in RN to BSN
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported

Jacksonville University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian ACT Score

How Much Does Jacksonville University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$22,027
30K - 48K$22,172
48K - 75K$22,820
75K - 110K$27,940

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Jacksonville University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Jacksonville University, then you can expect to earn an average of $57,100 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Jacksonville University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates

Where is Jacksonville University?

Jacksonville University is located at 2800 University Blvd N, Jacksonville FL 32211-3394

What Is Jacksonville University Known For?

Jacksonville University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Jacksonville University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Jacksonville University's Most Influential Alumni?

Jacksonville University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Criminal Justice, and Business. Here are some of Jacksonville University's most famous alumni:

Mike Malloy
Mike Malloy
An American broadcaster and pundit.
Artis Gilmore
Artis Gilmore
An American basketball player.
William Forsythe
William Forsythe
An American choreographer.
Bertice Berry
An American writer and sociologist.
Shawnae Jebbia
An American entertainer and beauty pageant titleholder.
David M. Walker
An American Comptroller General.
Brenda Jackson
An American writer.
Alvin Brown
An American politician.
Joan Johnston
An American writer.
Gregg Troy
Gregg Troy
An American swimming coach.
Paul G. Gaffney II
Paul G. Gaffney II
A United States Navy admiral.
Camille Akeju
A Museum curator.

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