JCJC registers hundreds of students for Spring semester

ELLISVILLE, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release from Jones County Junior College

ELLISVILLE – Jones County Junior College will be registering students for the spring semester today, Friday, January 10, beginning at 1 p.m. in the Academic Support Building, until 5 p.m.  Students must have completed all entrance requirements prior to registering for classes.

Day and evening classes begin meeting on Monday, January 13, 2014.  The web pages, www.jcjc.edu/new2jones.php and www.jcjc.edu/informationstation/index.php  can offer assistance in the admissions process and enrolling for classes.

All prospective students should begin the registration process by completing an Application for Admission which can be found on the JCJC web page.  Previously enrolled students or transferring students may call the Student Success Center for an appointment to schedule fall classes at (601)-477-4257.

Individuals who have not yet attended Jones for college credit should visit the New2Jones section of the website for guidance. Future students will find a checklist for requirements for admissions, ensuring all necessary paperwork is complete before classes begin. New students must make an appointment to register for classes by calling the Office of Recruiting at (601)-477-4116.

Before students can register, all entrance requirements must be met. Students must have a final high school and /or college transcript, or a GED score. An ACT score is required for placement in classes. The Admissions and Records Office in the Hutcheson-Hubbard Administration Building can determine if entrance requirements have been met and give the dates for the ACT residual test dates.  For more information call the Admissions and Records office at (601)-477-4025.

Jones also offers convenient class times and online classes for those who are unable to attend classes at the Ellisville campus. Students enrolling in the MSVCC (100% online classes) or Jones hybrid on-line classes (75% online classes) register in the same manner as students registering for traditional.  General information concerning the requirements of the online classes is available through the JCJC eLearning web page at http://www.jcjc.edu/elearning/index.php and at specified registration terminals.  Online classes begin on January 13, 2014.  Initial communication from online instructors to students will be through the campus e-mail system. The online class fee is an additional $30 per MSVCC online class. Students can call the eLearning office for additional information at (601)-477-5454.

All students are charged a Registration fee of $40, a Technology fee of $3 per hour up to $36 and a $40 Health fee for free visits to the campus nurse practitioner and the campus fitness center.  There will be a charge of $120 per semester hour for those taking less than 15 credit hours.  Tuition for 15 hours or more is $1245. The online class fee is an additional $30. The online class fee is an additional $30 per MSVCC online class.  Late registration will continue through January 15, 2014.   For more information call 601-477-4000 or the SSC at 601-477-4257.