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James Madison University is a Public, 4 years college located in Harrisonburg, Virginia. JMU ranked 7th in Virginia Colleges and 3rd in Federal Region III.
It has a total enrollment of 21,594 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 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. JMU's acceptance rate is 86.00% last year (undergraduate school).
James Madison University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
|Address||800 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22807|
|Net Price Calculator||www.jmu.edu/financialaid/calculators/index.shtml|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
The acceptance rate of James Madison University is 86.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 26.00%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||86.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||26.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$70|
|Graduate Application Fees||$60|
Tuition & Fees
JMU's 2022 tuition & fees is $12,638 for Virginia residents and $29,564 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $12,514 for Virginia residents and $29,746 for out-of-students.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$12,638||$29,564|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$12,514||$29,746|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 21,594 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 4,653 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. JMU has 19,727 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,867 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||91 Programs|
|Number of online programs||6 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|