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James Madison University

Acceptance Rate 77 %
SAT Average 1,205
Tuition & Fees $29,106
($12,206)
Student Population 21,751
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,998

JMU Academic Overview

James Madison University (JMU) is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Harrisonburg, Virginia. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees of James Madison University is $12,206 for Virginia residents and $29,106 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 21,751 students are enrolled into JMU. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 77% and the graduation rate is 84% last year.
The salary after graduation from James Madison University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $63,300. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

JMU 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, James Madison University tuition and fees are $12,206 for Virginia residents and $29,106 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $11,976 for in-state students and $29,544 for out-of-state students.
James Madison University 2020 Tuition & Fees
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$12,206$29,106
Graduate$11,976$29,544
[Chart] James Madison University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at JMU

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at JMU. The acceptance rate of JMU is 77% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25%. The average graduation rate is 84% and no students have transferred out from the school. Total 21,751 students are attending JMU including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,998 and 35 students received grants of scholarship aid (0.18% of total undergraduate students). Total 21,751 students are attending JMU including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
[Chart] James Madison University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for James Madison University is 77 %.
Graduation Rate for James Madison University is 84 %
Retention Rate for James Madison University is 90 %
Student Population for James Madison University is 21,751
Student to Faculty Rate for James Madison University is 16 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,998 at James Madison University.

James Madison University Directory Information

Directory Information - James Madison University
Address800 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Phone540-568-6211
WEBwww.jmu.edu/
Admissionwww.jmu.edu/admissions
Online Applicationwww.jmu.edu/admissions/apply/
Financial Aidwww.jmu.edu/finaid
Net Price Calculatorwww.jmu.edu/financialaid/calculators/index.shtml
Veterans Tuitionwww.jmu.edu/registrar/veterans/
Athleticweb1.ncaa.org/GSRSearch/exec/homePage
Disability Servicehttps://www.jmu.edu/ods/

Offered Degrees at James Madison University

JMU offers 183 major programs through online and on-site education where 15 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at James Madison University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate20
Bachelor's Degree964
Post Bachelor's Degree134
Master's Degree547
Post Master's Degree20
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship80
Doctor's degree - professional practice80

Special Learning Opportunities

James Madison University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities at James Madison University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,338)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,292)

Veterans Benefits

James Madison University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at James Madison University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges