Jones County Junior College

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Jones County Junior College
The Jones County Junior College Logo
Former names
Jones County Agricultural High School
Motto Inspiring Greatness
Established September 18, 1911
Type Public University
President Dr. Jesse Smith, Ph.D.
Location Ellisville, Mississippi, USA
Campus Rural, 360 acres
Colors Maroon and Gold         
Nickname Bobcats
Mascot Bruiser the Bobcat
Jones County Junior College as viewed from U.S. Route 11

Jones County Junior College is a junior college accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools located in Ellisville, Mississippi. JCJC serves its eight-county district consisting of Clarke, Covington, Greene, Jasper, Jones, Perry, Smith and Wayne counties. The college holds membership in the Mississippi Association of Colleges, the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges and the American Association of Community and Junior Colleges. In 2014 the men's basketball team defeated Indian Hills Community College to win the NJCAA National Championship.[1]


The C.L. Neil Building contains the college's cafeteria.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

Notable faculty[edit]


  1. ^ "IHCC-Jones County NJCAA National Championship Game". KTVO-TV via station website. 22 March 2014. Retrieved 23 March 2014. 
  2. ^ Home page. Jones County Junior College Dining. Retrieved on April 12, 2015.
  3. ^ "Charles W. Pickering, Sr.". Retrieved March 30, 2012. 
  4. ^ Super Bowl XXXIX

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