James Madison University

Harrisonburg, VA
4-year
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Questions and Answers

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5 days ago
What are the perks for joining James Madison University's Honors program?
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29 days ago
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30 days ago
How many courses can I minor in at once?
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1 month ago
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Academic details

1120-1290
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Considered with application
23-28
ACT Score Range
1
36
Considered with application
Student Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Selectivity
Less Selective (71% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

74% White
7% Hispanic
5% Asian
5% Black
4% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)77k
Software Engineer77k
Information Technology (IT) Consultant76k
Software Developer72k
Marketing Manager70k
Account Manager52k
Graphic Designer46k
Based on 17,514 student responses
58.2kAvg. Early Career Pay
105.8kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
42%in High-Meaning careers
12%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$8,489
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,166
Average Pell Grant
$5,231
Average Federal Loans

$6,821
Average Institutional Grant
$10,374
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$29,106 / year
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