Academic Affairs

The Academic Affairs Division includes the subdivisions of Allied Health, BIC, Communication and Humanities, Math and Natural Sciences, Nursing, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. Academic Affairs also oversees the Academic Assistance Center, Learning Support Program, Library, Distance Education, Tech Prep Education, Continuing Education, Writing Center, and the Small Business Development Center. There are three off-campus centers located in Savannah, Lexington, and Humboldt. The deans and directors of these areas report to the Vice President of Academic Affairs.

The Academic Affairs Division of Jackson State Community College provides a dynamic, learning-centered environment dedicated to integrity, excellence, innovation and success.

Among other things, the Academic Affairs Office provides leadership for the academic calendar, advising, curriculum, coordination of classes, graduation process, faculty issues, and other academic policies and processes. We are located in the Administration Building, Room 113 and are open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.


Jennifer CherryJennifer Cherry
Curriculum and Adjunct Services Coordinator

Larry BaileyLarry Bailey, Ph.D.
Vice-President of Academic Affairs

Melissa LylesMelissa Lyles
Executive Secretary to VP of Academic Affairs