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Student Population
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Graduation Rate

About James Madison University

James Madison University is a Public, 4 years college located in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
It has a total enrollment of 21,751 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at James Madison University is 77.00% last year (undergraduate school).
James Madison University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Address800 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22807
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of James Madison University is 77.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 25.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate77.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at James Madison University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $12,330 for Virginia residents and $29,230 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $11,976 for Virginia residents and $29,544 for out-of-students.
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$12,330$29,230
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,976$29,544

Student Population

At James Madison University, total 21,751 are attending classes. Among them, 545 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. JMU has 19,923 students and the graduate school has 1,828 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students21,751
Undergraduate Students19,923
Graduate Students1,828
Online Enrollment545

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs91 Programs
Number of online programs6 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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