FROM PRESIDENT DR. MIKE SMITH

Dr. Mike Smith, President - 903.589.7106 - msmith@jacksonville-college.edu

Jacksonville College is Unique

In the United States

  • 5,000 colleges of all types exist.

  • 1,000 of these are two-year colleges.

  • 50 of these two-year colleges are religious.

In Texas

  • 195 colleges of all types exist.

  • 70 of these are community, two-year colleges.

  • 4 of these are technical colleges.

  • 42 of these are religious colleges:

  • 12 Baptist

  • 7 Catholic

  • 6 Methodist

  • 6 Church of Christ/Christian

  • 3 Presbyterian

  • 3 Non-Denominational, Interdenominational, or Multi Denominational

  • 2 Lutheran

  • 1 African Methodist Episcopal

  • 1 Seventh-Day Adventist

  • 1 Assembly of God

How many of the two-year colleges in Texas are religious? One—Jacksonville College is it. Jacksonville College is unique and not for everyone, but the College is ideal for any student who wants:

  • a quality education,

  • a Christian environment,

  • affordability,

  • a fully accredited college,

  • athletics (men’s and women’s basketball, tennis, golf, and soccer),

  • theater,

  • choir,

  • band,

  • 60 hours of Texas core requirements,

  • online courses and degrees, and

  • scholarships (received by 95% of students).

Jacksonville College exists to provide a quality education from a biblical worldview that challenges minds, transforms lives, and equips students for servant leadership and lifelong learning. Visit www.jacksonville-college.edu to start the admissions process, or contact Sandra Clay in the Admissions office at (903) 589-7110, admissions@jacksonville-college.edu.

Jacksonville College students and employees gathered to pray together for the May 5 observance of the National Day of Prayer.