Jacksonville University

Jacksonville, FL

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Founded in 1934, Jacksonville University (JU) is a private institution residing on 198 suburban acres in Jacksonville, Florida. The school offers more than 70 undergraduate majors, as well as graduate programs in business, education, orthodontics and nursing. JU has a 4-year graduation guarantee; if students adhere to a 4-year graduation agreement but do not finish their degree on time, the university will pay their tuition until they graduate.

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Quick Facts


2800 University Boulevard N
Jacksonville, FL 32211
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1934

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
rolling application deadline
56.1% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
2% Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$32,620 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


Specialties

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Business

School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: No
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, master's degree, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Special education and teaching, general, Pre-pharmacy studies, Marine biology and biological oceanography, Art teacher education, Germanic languages, literatures, and linguistics, Design and visual communications, general, Computer teacher education, Multi/interdisciplinary studies, Sustainability studies, Education, other, City/urban, community and regional planning, Music performance, general, Music management, Visual and performing arts, general, English/language arts teacher education, Accounting and finance, Educational/instructional technology, Kinesiology and exercise science, Family practice nurse/nursing, Clinical nurse specialist, Public administration, Drama and dance teacher education, Environmental studies, Public policy analysis, general, Psychology, general, General studies, Computer and information sciences, general, Art history, criticism and conservation, Engineering, general, Pre-nursing studies, Educational leadership and administration, general, Speech-language pathology/pathologist, International business/trade/commerce, Geography, Music teacher education, Humanities/humanistic studies, Chemistry, general, Communication sciences and disorders, general, Fine arts and art studies, other, Physics, general, Fine/studio arts, general, Elementary education and teaching, Music, general, Mass communication/media studies, Pre-dentistry studies, Economics, general, Electrical and electronics engineering, Marketing/marketing management, general, Finance, general, Foreign languages and literatures, general, French language and literature, English language and literature, general, Orthodontics/orthodontology, Education, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, History, general, Physical education teaching and coaching, Music, other, Clinical laboratory science/medical technology/technologist, Aviation/airway management and operations, Engineering physics/applied physics, Film/cinema/video studies, Accounting, Counselor education/school counseling and guidance services, Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial studies, Sport and fitness administration/management, Business administration and management, general, Commercial and advertising art, Reading teacher education, Pre-veterinary studies, Airline/commercial/professional pilot and flight crew, Art/art studies, general, Mathematics, general, Sociology, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Nursing administration, Political science and government, general, Dance, general, Fashion/apparel design, Health and physical education/fitness, general, Social sciences, general, Social sciences, general, Management science, International relations and affairs, Liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, Mathematics teacher education, Intermedia/multimedia, Business/commerce, general, Registered nursing/registered nurse, Music theory and composition, Pre-medicine/pre-medical studies, Nursing practice, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Spanish language and literature, Health/health care administration/management, Philosophy, Elementary and middle school administration/principalship, Management information systems, general

Minors Offered

Sculpture, Second language learning, Advertising, Journalism, Fine arts and art studies, other, Ceramic arts and ceramics, Public relations, advertising, and applied communication, Film/video and photographic arts, Radio, television, and digital communication, Crafts/craft design, folk art and artisanry, Directing and theatrical production, Painting, Photography

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 3,223
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 2,109
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 1,055

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, personal, psychological
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, marching band, model un, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: Cross country, football
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, golf, lacrosse, soccer
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, crew (lightweight), soccer, softball, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 1 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 0 1
Aggravated assault 1 0 1
Burglary 5 2 3
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 1
Burglary 5 2 3
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0
Burglary 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0
Arson 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 2 0
Liquor law violations 2 2 2
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 1
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 1

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.