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James Madison University - Harrisonburg, VA

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James Madison University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree.James Madison University is a public school.

Contacting the School

800 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Main Phone: 5405686211
Web Site:www.jmu.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 17,918 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.9% of students attend full-time, while0.1% attend part-time. Male students comprised 35.1% of the student body, while females made up 64.9%.

Minority enrollment includedAfrican-American (685)%, Hispanic (822)%, Asian (401)%, and Native American (49)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 520.One quarter of students scored at least 610.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 530 or higher.One fourth of students scored 620 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's
  • Doctor's Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And Management

Communications
    Computer
      EducationEnglish Language And LiteratureHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesHome EconomicsLeisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesPsychologyPublic Administration And Public Service

      Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

      James Madison University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

      • Atlantic 10 Conference (for football).
      • Colonial Athletic Association (for basketball, baseball, and track & field).

      The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

      Special Student Services

      Academic Services

      • AP credits
      • Credit for life experience
      • Distance learning options
      • Study abroad

      Financial Flexibility

      • ROTC
      • Student employment services
      • Career counseling
      • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

      Cost of Attending

      In-State, Living On Campus:$ 17,834.00
      In-State, Living With Family:$ 7,504.00
      Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 28,554.00

      Admission Requirements

      The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

      Required:
      • High-school GPA is required.
      • Secondary school rank is required.
      • Secondary school record is required.
      • Standardized test scores are required.
      • Recommendations are required.
      • A college preparatory program is required.
      • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
      Neither Required Nor Recommended:
      • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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