US Colleges

James Madison University

James Madison University

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# BCR Rankings

261

# National Rankings

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Graduation rate

Earning Potential after college

Selectivity

Retention rate

Degree Value

Carnegie Classification 2010: Master’s Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
City: Small
Region: Southeast
Address: 800 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, Harrisonburg, 22807, VA
www.jmu.edu/
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James Madison University is a public school based in the Southeast of the United States, in the state of Virginia. School campus is located in a small city of Harrisonburg at 800 South Main Street. This school has total of 20181 students and 960 full-time faculty members, which makes the student to faculty ratio 16.

James Madison University ‘s religious affiliation is not applicable. The school’s retention rate is 92 and in order to apply for James Madison University SAT/ACT is required. Tuition fees for the 2014-15 school year were $9662.

20181

Number of students

17526

Full Time Undergraduates

  • James Madison University has total of 20181 students, making it bigger than an average college
  • Student to faculty ratio is 16, which is about average
  • Retention rate in James Madison University is 92, which is much higher than average
  • 6 year graduation rate is 81, which is much higher than average
  • James Madison University has acceptance rate of 64, which is considered not very selective
  • Tuition fees for In-State students are $24012, which are considered lower than average

Tuition guarantee plan

Dual Credits

AP Credits

Study Abroad

Teacher Certification

Member of an Athletic Division

NCAA Member

ROTC

ROTC Army

ROTC Navy

ROTC Air Force

NAIA Member

NSCAA Member

Historically Black College

Students

Number of students studying part time0%
*Average Number of Part time students0%
Full time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
*Average % of time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
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*Average % of graduate students 0%

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Faculty

16

Student to Faculty Ratio

15

*Average Student to Faculty Ratio

960

Full Time Faculty

33

Graduate Assistants Teaching

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Endowment

3391

$ Endowment per Student

8099

$ Instruction per student

1776

$ Institutional Support per Student

2247

$ Academic support per Student

959

$ Student Services per Student

770

Public Service Expenses per Student

Applicants

22648

Applicants Total

  • Applicants Men

  • Applicants Women

64%

Admitted Total

30%

Enrolled Full Time

SAT/ACT Scores

SAT/ACT Required

94%

Freshman submitting SAT Scores

32%

Freshman submitting ACT Scores

520

SAT Critical Reading 25th Percentile

620

SAT Critical Reading 75th Percentile

570

*Average SAT Critical Reading Score

530

SAT Math 25th Percentile

630

SAT Math 75th Percentile

580

*Average SAT Math Score

23

ACT Composite 25th Percentile

27

ACT Composite 75th Percentile

25

*Average ACT Composite Score

0

ACT Math 25th Percentile

0

ACT Math 75th Percentile

0

*Average ACT Math Score

0

ACT English 25th Percentile

0

ACT English 75th Percentile

0

*Average ACT English Score

*Average for this specific school

Tuition

24012

$ Total Price In State Students

38872

$ Total Price Out-of-State Students

  • Tuition and Fees

  • National Average Tuition and Fees

Degrees offered

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services

  • Communication Journalism and Related Programs

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Engineering

  • English Language and Literature

  • Foreign Languages Literatures and Linguistics

  • Health Professions and Related Programs

  • History

  • Legal Professions and Studies

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Parks Recreation Leisure and Fitness Studies

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Physical Sciences

  • Psychology

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Social Sciences

  • Visual and Performing Arts

After College

53400

$ Median earning for students working after 10 years of graduation

20683

$ Median Debt for graduates

86%

Students earning over 25K After 10 years of graduation

2.5%

Default Rate

Other Facts

Religion Affiliation

Calendar

Division

Football Conference

Basketball Conference

Baseball Conference

Cross Country Track Conference

Not applicable

Semester

NCAA D1

Colonial Athletic Association

Colonial Athletic Association

Colonial Athletic Association

Colonial Athletic Association