• Application Process

    The Jackson County Early College has an application process that is aligned to Jackson College's requirements, the requirements of your school district, and ensures your success as a student. 

    Complete the  Pre-application  and turn it in to your school counselor.

    Once your counselor has approved the pre-application, you may begin the application.


    To complete the actual application for Jackson County Early College:

    Click on the Application button to the left. This takes you to the Jackson County student account page.

    If you already have applied to Jackson College, you have an account. Use your username and password to enter the system.

    If you have not applied to Jackson College, select create account. You will select a username and password.

    Once you have created an account, you will be directed to the Jackson College application page. Select “Start an Application.”

    Select “Start a new JCEC Application.”

    Follow the directions and provide the required information.

    Once you have submitted your application, you will also be required to:Complete a brief (250-word) essay on how Early College can benefit you.  The essay will be uploaded as part of the application under supplementary materials.

    Have a parent/guardian sign the Parent Waiver form and upload it as part of the supplementary materials.

    Obtain a letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, employer or mentor.  The letter will also be uploaded as part of the application under supplementary materials.


    Jean Logan, Early College Administrator, may be contacted for assistance at info@jxncec.org

    Freddie Deramus, Success Navigator, may be contacted for assistance at deramusfreddiel@jccmi.edu