Jefferson College: Ranking & Review

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Jefferson College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,4391,7342,705

1,587 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

455 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Jefferson College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Jefferson College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$14,847$16,407
Off-campus$19,046$20,606
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment and other expenses per full academic year.

Jefferson College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 212 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,740$6,300
Fees for full-time undergraduates$150$150
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$158$210

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities337337
Health Professions and Related Programs220220
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service9393
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4242
Precision Production3131
Education2828
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2525
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians1818
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1515
Engineering1111
Personal and Culinary Services99
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences88
Grand Total837837

A total of 837 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Jefferson College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate26%26%26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 59%
  • Part-time retention rate - 35%

General info

Alternative namesJeffCo
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff347
Instructional FTE155
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.jeffco.edu
Address1000 Viking Drive
Hillsboro, Missouri, 63050-2440
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe
City population3,000
Phone6367973000