Academic Focus Areas

So, you're interested in college!

However, what do you do next? There are so many choices of majors, degrees, careers, and fields of study, that it can be overwhelming. Jackson State understands and is here to help!

The Academic Focus Areas are the first step to your future here at Jackson State. With so many different options, it can be difficult to know how to get started.

  • Where do your interests lie?
  • Do you enjoy helping people?
  • Do your enjoy writing?
  • Do you hope to work with your hands?

Discover all of the possibilities for your academic future within the different Academic Focus Areas listed to the left. You might find options you were not aware even existed! Once you have decided on an area in which to focus, you and your advisor will work to ensure that you follow the correct path to achieve your goals. Get ready to take the next step towards your academic future!