Jackson State University (Jackson State or JSU) is a historically Black college and university ("HBCU") in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. It was founded during the Reconstruction era in 1877 in Natchez, Mississippi as Natchez Seminary by the American Baptist Home Mission Society of New York City. The Society moved the school to the capital, Jackson, in 1882, renaming it Jackson College. It developed its present campus in 1902.

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  • Jackson State University (Jackson State or JSU) is a historically Black college and university ("HBCU") in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. It was founded during the Reconstruction era in 1877 in Natchez, Mississippi as Natchez Seminary by the American Baptist Home Mission Society of New York City. The Society moved the school to the capital, Jackson, in 1882, renaming it Jackson College. It developed its present campus in 1902. It became a state-supported public institution in 1940. The university is a member of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. Under the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, Jackson State University is classified as a research university with high research activity. In the fall of 2015, Jackson State University reached a student population of nearly 10,000 students, an increase of 11% since Fall 2012. The university ranked as the fourth-largest HBCU in the nation. (en)
  • L'université d'État de Jackson (en anglais : Jackson State University ou JSU) est une université américaine située à Jackson dans le Mississippi. (fr)
  • La Jackson State University è una università statale del Mississippi (USA), che ha sede nella capitale di stato, Jackson. (it)
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  • -1980.0
  • 1980.0
  • NFL Player; played for the Miami Dolphins, New Orleans Saints and the San Diego Chargers
  • Retired NFL wide receiver; played majority career with the Jacksonville Jaguars
  • American Gospel singer. He is the father and voice coach of R&B singers Brandy and Ray J
  • Former NBA point guard. Won the 2001–02 championship with the Los Angeles Lakers and the 2003–04 championship with the Detroit Pistons. He was formerly the interim heach coach of the Phoenix Suns.
  • founded the Jackson Advocate newspaper, Mississippi's oldest black-owned newspaper
  • Actress and Educator
  • Current NFL linebacker
  • Gridiron football player
  • Internet Entrepreneur and Fetish Model
  • Jackson State and professional quarterback
  • Jazz vocalist and musician
  • Jazz vocalist, songwriter, and musician
  • Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi
  • Member North Carolina House of Representatives
  • NFL Hall of Fame cornerback with the Detroit Lions
  • News anchor for WNBC in New York City.
  • NFL Hall of Fame offensive tackle; played entire career with the Los Angeles/St. Louis Rams
  • Track & Field sprinter
  • Weather Channel meteorologist
  • Member U. S. House of Representatives. Serving from April 1993 to Current
  • current NBA/NBA Development League Player
  • current NFL wide receiver
  • former Major League Baseball pitcher
  • former Major League outfielder
  • former Major League pitcher
  • former NFL defensive back
  • former NFL player
  • former National Football League wide receiver
  • First African-American to serve as Secretary of Education during President George W. Bush administration from 2001–2005, and former head football coach at Jackson State from 1964–1968
  • Drafted by the Baltimore Bullets in the 8th round of the 1967 NBA draft, father of Danny Manning
  • former head football coach at Mississippi Valley State University, University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Norfolk State University, and Paul Quinn College
  • former 7-time NFL Pro Bowl outside linebacker with the Houston Oilers
  • NFL kick returner; current Jackson State golf coach
  • Reality TV star, Fashion Designer and CEO of Bella Rene' Clothing in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Professional golfer, 1st African-American woman to qualify for the LPGA Tour since 2001, and its fourth African-American woman member in the 60-year history of the tour.
  • former Jackson State Head Football Coach;former NFL wide receiver; played majority career with the Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots
  • CIO at Environmental Protection Agency during President Barack Obama administration. He is a Presidential Appointment.
  • NFL Hall of Fame running back; played entire career for the Chicago Bears
  • Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi
  • Member of the Maryland House of Delegates from the 10th district
  • Played professionally in Europe, mother of Stanley Johnson
  • Politician who was elected to the Mississippi House of Representatives in 1967. He was the first African American elected to the Mississippi State Legislature since the Reconstruction era.
  • First African-American to serve as First Lady of the United States. She was given an honorary doctorate from Jackson State University where she served as the keynote speaker for its 2016 Spring undergraduate commencement ceremony
  • former 4-time NFL Pro-Bowl cornerback with the San Diego Chargers and Washington Redskins.
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  • L'université d'État de Jackson (en anglais : Jackson State University ou JSU) est une université américaine située à Jackson dans le Mississippi. (fr)
  • La Jackson State University è una università statale del Mississippi (USA), che ha sede nella capitale di stato, Jackson. (it)
  • Jackson State University (Jackson State or JSU) is a historically Black college and university ("HBCU") in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. It was founded during the Reconstruction era in 1877 in Natchez, Mississippi as Natchez Seminary by the American Baptist Home Mission Society of New York City. The Society moved the school to the capital, Jackson, in 1882, renaming it Jackson College. It developed its present campus in 1902. (en)
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