James Madison University (Harrisonburg, VA) – Best Values in Colleges
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Overall Ranking: 195
Public Colleges Ranking: 46 (out of state)
Public Colleges Ranking: 31 (in state)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Freshmen who submitted SAT 87%
Freshmen who submitted ACT 35%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+5%
600-69946%
600+52%

SAT Math Score

700+4%
600-69937%
600+40%

ACT Score

30-3611%
24-2956%
24+67%

Students applied21,099
Students admitted15,866
Admission rate75%

Students per faculty16

4-year graduation rate58%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$7,250
Fees$4,766
Room and board$10,092
Estimated book expense$1,038
Total cost$23,146

Cost after need-based aid$15,659
Cost after non-need-based aid$17,927

Average debt at graduation$27,656

Out of State

Tuition$23,650
Fees$4,766
Room and board$10,092
Estimated book expense$1,038
Total cost$39,546

Cost after need-based aid$32,059
Cost after non-need-based aid$34,327

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$56,600

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met41%
Average need-based aid$7,487
Average non-need-based aid$5,219

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment19,975

Full-Time

Men7,757
Women11,148

Part-Time

Men525
Women545

Freshmen retained90%


# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.
† - Percentage of all undergraduates without need who received non-need-based aid.
‡ - Number of students who received non-need-based aid is less than 0.5%.
§ - For non-Mormons; $14,096 for Mormons.
* - All admitted students received a four-year tuition scholarship of $39,400 for the 2018-19 academic year.
& - Includes fees, room and board and estimated book expense.
NA - Not available.
NR – Not ranked.

SOURCES - Peterson's Databases (© 2019 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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