Summer Jets Program • July 9 – August 15, 2018

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Get a head start on college with Jackson College’s SUMMER JETS PROGRAM.

Summer Jets is a special opportunity designed to help you be successful in college. Live on campus and enroll in classes with a small group of classmates in your “cohort.” Mentors will help students learn about campus and college life.

Students gain tips on navigating college, planning your future and cultural competency. Activities will be planned throughout the week and weekend. Each day will include structured study time. Complete nine college credit hours in a short time

  • MAT 019 Rapid Review and CIS 095 Computer Literacy choose from:
    • BUA 120 Human Relations in Business,
    • COM 240 Interpersonal Communication, or
    • ENG 131 Writing Experience
  • BUA and COM students will take ENG 086 Active Reading;
  • ENG 131 students will take ENG 091 Introduction to College Writing

Student cohorts will continue into the fall, with friends from the Summer Jets program enrolled in courses together whenever scheduling permits.


Tuition $1,683
Housing and meals $1,750 (all lunches and dinners provided; breakfast on your own)
Housing fees $345
Academic fees $126
Total costs $3,904

Financial Aid

Pell $2,220 (For those who are eligible)
TIP (Tuition Incentive Program) $1,555 (For those who are eligible)

To Apply

Step 1: Fill out Housing Application/Contract.

Apply to the Summer Jets Program

Step 2: After submitting your housing application, you must submit a background check request. Once redirected, select the Package Selection tab at the top of the page. Applicants should select the JB02bg: Background Check package and pay the $45 background check fee directly to CastleBranch.

Submit Background Check

Note: A letter of reference and transcripts are also required.

For more information about the Summer Jets program contact:

Liz Andrews
Director of Housing