James Madison University

Tuition & Fees $26,164 ($10,390)
Acceptance Rates 73 %
Student Population 21,270
Graduation Rates 82 %
Retention Rate 91 %

James Madison University Academic Overview

James Madison University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Harrisonburg, VA. It has a total enrollment of 21,270 including undergraduate and graduate schools and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. 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 acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 73 % last year.

2017 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2016-2017, James Madison University tuition and fees are $10,390 for Virginia residents and $26,164 for non-residents. For graduate school, its 2017 tuition and fees are $10,752 for in-state students and $28,296 for out-of-state students.

James Madison University 2017 Tuition & Fees
[chart] James Madison University 2016-2017 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at James Madison University

[chart] James Madison University Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for James Madison University is 73 %.
Graduation Rate for James Madison University is 82 %
Retention Rate for James Madison University is 91 %
Student Population for James Madison University is 21,270
Student to Faculty Rate for James Madison University is 16 %

Offered Degrees At James Madison University

James Madison University offers 89 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at James Madison University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate10
Bachelor's Degree480
Post Bachelor's Degree62
Master's Degree480
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship41
Doctor's degree - professional practice31

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by James Madison University to its attendants.

Student Services at James Madison University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

James Madison University offerers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at James Madison University.

Special Learning Opportunities at James Madison University
Online ClassUnderGraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of James Madison University including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at James Madison University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity6,443
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.