Jefferson College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1000 Viking Drive

Hillsboro, MO 63050-2441

(636) 797-3000

Fax: (636) 789-5103



Contact: Julie Fraser

Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
Main Address

1000 Viking Drive

Hillsboro, MO 63050-2441

(636) 797-3000

www.jeffco.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,145

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,198

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,609

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, veterinary technology programs, and law enforcement academy.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A,C
Office Clerical Services A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Computer/Systems Security A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Secondary Education A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Veterinarian Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C
Food Prep/Professional Cooking A,C
Food Service A,C
Restaurant/Catering Management A,C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C
Welding Technology A,C

Science Technologies

Biology Technician A,C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Law Enforcement Administration A
Police Science A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Jefferson College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(636) 797-3000
Website:www.jeffco.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.jeffco.edu/future-students/admissions/newtransfer-students#.V6twAk0rKY3
Address:1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro, MO 63050-2440
Setting:41
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,692
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,714 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,576
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,728
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,175

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Jefferson College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Jefferson College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services43
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
Education1
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields23
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs47
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians32
Personal and Culinary Services11
Precision Production23
Grand total2228

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Jefferson College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services32
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total44

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Jefferson College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,576
Out-of-state$4,728
Books and supplies$916

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid73990%
Grant or scholarship aid70787%$4,175
Student loan aid13517%$4,518

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,58155%$3,727
Federal student loans92020%$5,254

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Jefferson College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Jefferson College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Jefferson College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,692
Undergraduate enrollment4,692
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Jefferson College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • Missouri State Board of Nursing
    • Associate Degree Nursing Programs
    • Practical Nursing Programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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