Jackson College Global
Flexible. Affordable. Global. Complete a top-quality education from Jackson College wherever you are. Jackson College Global represents the evolution of online learning at Jackson College, a provider of quality higher education since 1928. The College has offered online learning for entire academic programs virtually for 20 years. Jackson College Global offers 40 programs to students around the world. It brings together state-of-the-art learning experiences with the community college’s focus on student success and service
Online + Ground Based Degrees & Certificates
The following associate degrees and certificates can be taken mostly online but have a ground-based component, such as a lab or internship.
100% Online Degrees & Certificates
You know that a college education can help you get ahead, but commuting to campus for class just doesn’t fit with your hectic lifestyle! With online courses available at Jackson College, you CAN go to college when it is convenient for you! Jackson College’s online classes teach the same concepts as the traditional classroom courses, but eliminate time and place restrictions. Study when it fits with your lifestyle.
March 18 – May 3, 2024
Spring 7 Week Session II
May 20 – August 12, 2023
Career-Ready Online Programs
Gain real-world skills through online courses and receive training that gets you career-ready! Jackson College Global’s flexible online training programs are designed to put you on the fast-track to jobs in high-growth fields.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is financial aid available?
Financial aid is available from a variety of sources. Speak to one of our financial aid specialists for information specific to your situation.
Is Jackson College Global accredited?
Jackson college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Some programs have secondary accreditation. Information about secondary accreditation is available on program websites if applicable.
I live outside of the United States. Is Jackson College Global for me?
Yes! We offer a range of programs that will work for you including several that are designed to transfer into four-year colleges in the United States.
How do I prepare for an online class?
Most importantly, students need self-discipline. Set a schedule and follow it each day. Write the due dates for every assignment, quiz and task in your schedule and then work backwards and schedule your own personal due dates for mini-deadlines that will help you make continued progress. If you can, set up a place to do your studies that is away from distractions and helps you be organized.
What kind of software do I need to take online classes?
Jackson College Global uses a modern Learning Management System that is accessed via a web browser like Chrome or Safari. Some programs may require more advanced software. These will be listed on the program’s website.
Does Jackson College Global guarantee that I will be able to get certified or licensed in my country or state?
Jackson College is a member of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement through NC-SARA. This agreement permits Jackson College to offer online programs in states other than Michigan.
Currently all states, except California, are members of this agreement. California permits the delivery of totally online programs but does not permit any activity that requires Jackson College to establish experiences in the State of California, such as internships or clinical experiences.
Jackson College cannot currently ensure that its degrees or certificates meet professional licensure requirements outside of the State of Michigan. All students should contact professional licensure boards in all states in which they wish to seek licensure to confirm if a program that Jackson College offers meets that state’s licensure requirements.
State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA)
Jackson College has been approved by the state of Michigan to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education. Jackson College is authorized to operate in all states that participate in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA).