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Jackson State University Continuing Education Learning Center

Listing Last Update: February 7, 2016


1325 Hattiesburg Street
Jackson, MS 39204

Primary Contact

Tamara Herron

(601) 979-2636

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To improve my math skills
  • To improve my technology skills

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

Program Overview

Our program is geared toward individuals 17 years of age and older. High school equivalency classes are taught in the content areas of reading/language arts, social studies, science, and mathematics. These classes will provide adults the opportunity to earn a high school credential. It will also measure career and college readiness skills, which are the focus of today's curriculum, as well as needed for success in both workforce and college programs.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Jackson State University Continuing Education Learning Center is to offer adult students quality learning opportunities throughout their lifetime. The School of Lifelong Learning is equipped to meet the needs of the present-day workforce, non-traditional, and other adult learners across the state, region and nation. The School is for adult learners who wish to begin, continue, complete, or enhance his or her development on a part-time or full-time basis.

Hours of operation: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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