Major Programs at JMU

James Madison University offers 91 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate and Post-Graduate Certifica degrees/programs. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education.

  • Total number of programs: 91
  • Total number of online programs: 6
  • Offered degrees/programs: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate

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Offered Degrees At James Madison University

James Madison University is categorized by Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie categorization. James Madison University offers 91 major programs for Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 5,293 students have completed their study at James Madison University.
Offered Degrees at James Madison University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Less than one year certificate100
Bachelor's Degree4824,450
Master's Degree274778
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship4013
Doctor's degree - other4024
Post Bachelor's Degree6011
Post Master's Degree1017
Total9165,293

Degree, Major Programs and Completers by Award Level

James Madison University offers 91 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 5,293 students have completed their studies.
  • 4,450 students have earned/completed Bachelor's program.
  • 778 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 24 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 11 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 17 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Communication and Journalism [+] 371
Speech Communication and Rhetoric371
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 229
Computer and Information Sciences96
Information Science/Studies133
Engineering [+] 67
Engineering67
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 35
Foreign Languages and Literatures35
Work and Family Studies [+] 27
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies27
Legal Studies [+] 69
Advanced Legal Research/Studies69
English Language And Literature [+] 119
English Language and Literature65
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing54
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 250
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies250
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 214
Biology/Biological Sciences190
Biotechnology24
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 60
Mathematics60
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 120
Systems Science and Theory46
Science, Technology and Society74
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 234
Health and Physical Education/Fitness105
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management129
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 18
Philosophy and Religious Studies (other)18
Physical Sciences [+] 72
Chemistry27
Geology/Earth Science28
Physics17
Psychology [+] 230
Psychology230
Human Services [+] 116
Public Administration53
Social Work63
Social Sciences [+] 334
Anthropology28
Economics47
Geography56
International Relations and Affairs90
Political Science and Government75
Sociology38
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 193
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts45
Art/Art Studies86
Art History, Criticism and Conservation7
Music Performance55
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 838
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist61
Health/Health Care Administration/Management75
Athletic Training/Trainer16
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling446
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse240
Business [+] 781
Business Administration and Management128
Accounting143
Business/Managerial Economics11
Finance151
Finance and Financial Management Services (other)13
Hospitality Administration/Management154
International Business/Trade/Commerce24
Marketing/Marketing Management157
History [+] 73
History73
Total4,450
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Communication and Journalism [+] 11
Speech Communication and Rhetoric11
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 5
Computer and Information Sciences5
Education [+] 362
Education295
Special Education and Teaching25
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services28
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching10
Health Teacher Education2
Mathematics Teacher Education2
English Language And Literature [+] 2
English Language and Literature2
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6
Biology/Biological Sciences6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 15
Science, Technology and Society15
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 34
Health and Physical Education/Fitness18
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management16
Psychology [+] 18
Psychology9
School Psychology9
Human Services [+] 22
Public Administration22
Social Sciences [+] 10
Political Science and Government10
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 9
Art/Art Studies3
Music Performance6
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 123
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist42
Physician Assistant29
Occupational Therapy/Therapist20
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing32
Business [+] 152
Business Administration and Management38
Accounting114
History [+] 9
History9
Total778
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 7
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)7
Psychology [+] 6
Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology3
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology (other)3
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist0
Total13
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Psychology [+] 7
Psychology7
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 3
Music Pedagogy3
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 14
Audiology/Audiologist6
Nursing Practice8
Total24
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] 0
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism0
Total0
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] 11
Educational Leadership and Administration1
Educational/Instructional Technology5
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement2
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism2
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services1
Human Services [+] 0
Public Administration0
Total11
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] 17
Education (other)17
Total17

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