General Institutional Information
Confidentiality of Student Records: Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA)
Jamestown Business College is in compliance with the Family Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) that affords students certain rights with respect to their education records. Complete details can be viewed in the college's
Student Information Handbook.
CAMPUS SECURITY REPORT AS REPORTED TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION - In the three years ending December 31, 2014, there were no reportable incidents of crime. For the complete report visit:
JBC Annual Security Report
U.S. Department of Education Crime Statistics
Employees are expected and required to report to work on time and in appropriate mental and physical condition for work. It is the college's intent and obligation to provide a drug-free, healthful, safe, and secure environment. Employees judged to be under the influence of drugs, narcotics, or alcohol will be required to leave the college premises. Violations of this policy will result in disciplinary action, up to and including termination, and may have legal consequences that could result in fines and/or imprisonment. Complete details of the policy can be found in the JBC Faculty/Staff Manual.
Transfer of Credit Policy/Articulation Agreements
Transfer of Credit Policy
Jamestown Business College accepts credits as transfer for course work that meets the following criteria:
Students who request transfer credit for work done at another college have the responsibility of ensuring that JBC has received an official transcript from the other institution. Up to 45 quarter credits of at least a "C" grade earned at another college may be applied toward an associate degree at JBC. Up to 18 credits may be applied toward a certificate program.
Jamestown Business College has an articulation agreement with Gannon University for its BBA graduates to earn an MBA degree. Details are available in the Dean’s office.