Discover your future: Career Fairs open to college & community

September 7, 2023

Jackson College and the Jackson Area Manufacturing Association are teaming up to offer career fairs on Sept. 19 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon and Sept. 20 from 4-6 p.m. at the Commonwealth Commerce Center, City View Room. College students and community members are invited to see who is hiring and interview for jobs. Speak […]

Astronomical Observatory ceremony set for Sept. 11

August 31, 2023

Jackson College invites the community to join in a rescheduled ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Astronomical Observatory on Central Campus, at 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, 2023. The previously scheduled ceremony on Aug. 14 was canceled due to rain. This short ceremony will include remarks about the new project, the cutting of the ribbon to open […]

Unlock your potential with work-based learning

August 30, 2023

Internships can be an integral part of your collegiate experience. Here at Jackson College students for credit can go through our Work Based Learning program. “It means students in their program of study can go to a site to be able to put what they have learned in the classroom into practical application,” Work Based […]

Jackson College goes Gold with Veteran-Friendly School recognition!

August 21, 2023

The Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency recognized Jackson College’s commitment to veterans and military-connected students with Gold status! Jackson College is one of 62 Veteran-Friendly Schools in Michigan, with 47 receiving Gold status. “We are incredibly grateful to have 62 Veteran-Friendly Schools in Michigan that are committed to supporting their student-veteran population,” said MVAA Director Adam […]

Have fun, get connected with Welcome Week activities!

August 17, 2023

Be sure to check out these free Welcome Week activities for all students! Monday, Aug. 28 – Jet Jam, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Central Campus Quad Dinner, 6 p.m., Jets Hangar Movie Night, 8 p.m., Jets Hangar Tuesday, Aug. 29 – Walk-in Advising, 1-3 p.m., all dorms  Escape Room, 6 p.m., Bert Walker Hall […]

Graduates shine at the Parnall Correctional Facility Commencement Ceremony

August 15, 2023

Commencement can be a special occasion for college graduates and their families including at the Parnall Correctional Facility. Family members came together to watch a group of 18 incarcerated individuals be recognized for earning their degrees from Jackson College. Transformation through a unique program It was made possible through the Corrections Education Program. The commencement […]

Unveiling the Cosmos: Jackson College’s State-of-the-Art Astronomical Observatory

August 10, 2023

  The stars. The planets. The great beyond. Jackson College is ready for eyes to look towards the skies with its state-of-the-art Astronomical Observatory. At the heart of the observatory is the CDK700, a complete observatory class telescope designed and engineered by Adrian, Michigan’s PlaneWave Instruments. The design produces a wider, flatter field and astigmatic-free […]

Learn about free classes for seniors 65+

August 9, 2023

Are you interested in coming back to school or want to keep your mind sharp? Jackson College offers free college classes for seniors 65 and over. Materials or course fees may apply. You are invited to learn more about this opportunity. It’s happening Tuesday, Aug. 15 at Bert Walker Hall, Room 145 from 11:30 a.m. […]

Registration dates set at Jackson’s MLK Center

August 7, 2023

Jackson College and the City of Jackson continue to offer classes close to downtown at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Center! Join us at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Center to explore the learning opportunities that await. Students may attend an upcoming registration date to get started, where they may apply and learn […]

Build courses like a pro with new instructional design program

August 4, 2023

Are you an educator or instructional designer ready to take your courses to the next level? Check out Jackson College’s new Instructional Design Certified Educator (IDCE) program, offered through Corporate and Continuing Education’s Jetway. With a strong focus on integration frameworks, it will equip you with the knowledge and tools to effectively incorporate technology in […]