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Jackson State University

Jackson State University is a diverse, technologically advanced, four-year university steeped in history and committed to preparing its students to become global leaders. Designated as a high-research-activity university, Jackson State continues to enhance the state, nation and world through comprehensive economic development, health care, technological and educational initiatives. With nearly 9,000 students, Jackson State is the fourth-largest institution of higher learning in Mississippi.

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Research Facilities

The MS e–Center@JSU attracts and supports research centers, institutes and laboratories dedicated to scientific excellence and innovative technology. As the MS e-Center@JSU creates a favorable business, research and development environment, it identifies governmental incentives, tax breaks, and philanthropic and corporate resources.

Through its School of Health Sciences, Jackson State University offers undergraduate and graduate courses of study in the health care professions, including a Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate of Public Health with an Epidemiology concentration.

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