Explore Wayne State University transfer opportunities Thursday

May 11, 2020

Thursday, May 14, 2020; 1 – 2 p.m. Your college plans don’t need to be on hold. Join us for this Zoom meeting to learn about Jackson College and transfer opportunities to Wayne State University. We will discuss the advantages of transfer, how to navigate the transfer process as well as provide advice and resources […]

Scholarship money available now; apply by June 15

May 11, 2020

Each year, Jackson College Foundation awards hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships. All students are encouraged to apply – you won’t know unless you try! Application for the 2020 academic year is now available online: www.jccmi.edu/financial-aid/scholarships/. The deadline for scholarship applications is June 15. If you have questions about applying for scholarships through the […]

Register now! Pick your start date with many class options for spring!

May 7, 2020

Jackson College will offer classes to fit your schedule during spring and fall semesters. While the spring semester begins May 18, courses of varying lengths will begin throughout the summer. All courses will be online, in a virtual format. With online classes available at Jackson College, you CAN go to college when it is convenient […]

Jackson College again named a Veteran-Friendly School

May 4, 2020

Jackson College is proud to serve our military-connected students who have given of themselves through  service to our nation. The College’s efforts have been recognized as a Gold-level Veteran-Friendly School for the 2019-2020 academic year by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency for the fourth consecutive year. The Michigan Veteran-Friendly Schools Program recognizes academic institutions committed […]

Jackson College recognizes outstanding employees

May 1, 2020

          Each year, Jackson College recognizes the importance of its employees with annual employee awards. Presented virtually this year, congratulations to the 2020 Outstanding Award winners! They are: Tom McMillen-Oakley, J. Ward Preston Outstanding Faculty Award    Tom McMillen-Oakley has taught at Jackson College since 2000, and prior to that taught […]

Voter registration tips for 2020

April 28, 2020

It’s an election year, don’t forget to register to vote! The year 2020 marks: 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment’s ratification, granting U.S. women the right to vote. 150th anniversary of the 15th Amendment’s ratification, granting black U.S. men the right to vote. 55th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965; termed, “an act […]

Phi Theta Kappa chapter collects honors

April 27, 2020

Shining stars! Jackson College’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society collected many honors at the recent national Catalyst Convention, held online this year! Beta Alpha Continued Excellence Honors in Action Theme, first place Distinguished College Project Named a Top 100 Chapter 5-Star Chapter Congratulations to Phi Theta Kappa members and advisor Martha Petry! Learn more about […]

Nursing program gains national accreditation

April 22, 2020

Jackson College is pleased to announce that its nursing program (Associate of Applied Science – Registered Nurse) has received national accreditation status through the National League of Nursing-Commission on Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN-CNEA). The pursuit of this prestigious designation was inspired by the College’s Total Commitment to Student Success, said Dean of Career and Technical […]

Potter Center events rescheduled

April 13, 2020

While the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects prompted the cancellation of the Jackson College Potter Center’s final three shows this season, officials announced that all three have been rescheduled for next season. New times for these performances will be: The Oak Ridge Boys 20/20 Tour, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, at 4 p.m. Sister’s Christmas Catechism: […]

Online learning only to continue for spring, fall 

April 6, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic, many changes are planned for Jackson College’s classes and schedule. Please be aware of the following: Spring class schedule change While spring semester classes will begin as scheduled on May 18, the online learning environment will allow students to choose from more options for start and end dates and class durations, […]