JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The state Board College has approved four new degree programs at Jackson State University.
The programs will be offered beginning this fall.
The College Board approved this past week doctorate programs in engineering and in computational and data-enabled science and engineering. The board approved bachelor of science programs in biomedical engineering and in statistics.
JSU President Carolyn W. Meyers says in a statement that the bachelor's degree program in biomedical engineering will be the only undergraduate program currently offered in the state.
Meyers says the new programs will enrich the inventory of academic offerings available to Jackson State students.
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