Jefferson College in Hillsboro
Jefferson College offers 168-degree programs and 27 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 18:1. 2 high safety сampuses. 40.8% are women, and 59.2% are men. Jefferson College is a member of 2 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at Jefferson College is 6363$, that is at the level of national average. Total price of living is between $7118 and $10456 per year. 24% of full-time Jefferson College students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $30,000, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.
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Average Annual Cost
Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).
The Jefferson College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.
By Family Income
Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Jefferson College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.
|Family Income||Average cost|
|$0 - $30,000||$5,346|
|$30,001 - $48,000||$6,121|
|$48,001 - $75,000||$7,584|
|$75,001 - $110,000||$8,873|
Typical room charge for academic year: 3466
Typical board charge for academic year: -
Combined charge for room and board: -
Percent of students with financial aid
Types of financial aids
2882 of Jefferson College undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 59 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Jefferson College number 40 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Missouri.
Students at Jefferson College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.
|Family Income||Number awarded grant and scholarship aid||Average amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded|
|$0 - $30,000||99.66%||$5,040|
|$30,001 - $48,000||99%||$4,478|
|$48,001 - $75,000||92.17%||$3,108|
|$75,001 - $110,000||72.73%||$2,303|
Salary After Attending
According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Living & meal
Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus
Institution provide on-campus housing
Institution provides board or meal plan
Veteran Services Available
Yellow Ribbon Program
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Alternative tuition plans
Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution
Tuition payment plan
Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.
Special learning opportunities
Here are the learning opportunities available in Jefferson College.
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
Teacher certification: students must complete their preparation at another institution for certain areas of specialization
Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.
- Member of National Athletic Association
- Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)
Jefferson College graduation rate is below the national average.
24% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Jefferson College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.
The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.
Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This indicator doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.
The student-to-faculty ratio at Jefferson College is 18:1, that means that for every 18 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.
Students enrollment in distance education
In Jefferson College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.
Distance education location breakdown
Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Jefferson College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Missouri.
The percentage of crimes on Hillsboro Campus
The campus located by 1000 Viking Dr address in Hillsboro, Missouri.
Hillsboro Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Jefferson College with 0.16% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Hillsboro Campus are burglary, aggravated assault, and motor vehicle theft.
The percentage of crimes on Jefferson College Arnold
The campus located by 1687 Missouri State Rd. address in Arnold, Missouri.
Jefferson College Arnold in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Jefferson College with 0.04% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Jefferson College Arnold is motor vehicle theft.
Number of degree programs offered
This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 198 universities in Missouri state, with one of the highest number of Associate's degree. Jefferson College is one of the few institutions in Missouri that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.
Number of degree programs offered via distance education
There are 27 distance learning programs that are offered in the Jefferson College: 12 are for Associate's degree, 12 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs and 3 are less than 1-year certificate programs.
Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.
Total credit/contact hours
Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Missouri state average data to help you compare.
Jefferson College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.
In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 3499 students with 104966 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.
TOP 5 Popular Majors
The most popular majors counted as percentage breakdown of degrees awarded in every single discipline in Jefferson College
- 13% — Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
- 13% — Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
- 9% — Health Professions and Related Programs
- 4% — Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service
- 3% — Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions
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Location & Website
Address: 1000 Viking Drive
Religious affiliation: Not applicable
Calendar system: Semester
General Phone Number: +6367973000
Institution is active in current year: 1
Institution's internet website address: jeffco.edu
Financial aid office: Go to the page
Admissions office: Go to the page
Online application: Go to the page
Net price calculator: Go to the page
Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page
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