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A Great Value

Smiling student in purple and gold graduation cap and gown receives degreeIn these uncertain economic times, the value of a college education has taken on a new meaning. JMU has been ahead of that curve for decades.

We always get high national marks for being a top value and for being a superb return on investment. U.S. News & World Report, Princeton Review and Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and other leading authorities cite us for our award-winning combination of top academics, reasonable cost, high graduation rate and student satisfaction.

JMU offers top academics, reasonable cost, high graduation rate and student satisfaction.

  • occupational-therapy-clinic-172x103.jpg Clinic helps children develop and learn through play

    It looks like fun, yet beneath the surface of the interaction, JMU students get valuable practical experience in kinesiology and occupational therapy. And children of all ages develop and learn. JMU programs bring it all together. Read More

  • qep-8questions-splash-172x96.jpg How will students learn ethical reasoning skills?

    Multi-disciplinary team from across campus comes together to build center for ethical reasoning. Read More

  • energizefuture1-172x103.jpg Energizing the future

    In JMU's Alternative Fuel Vehicle Lab students and professors work to solve our nation's mounting dependence on a dwindling oil supply. Open to all majors, students from a variety of disciplines from engineering to art have all worked in the... Read More

  • cob300-2-172x103.jpg You're hired!

    In one semester JMU's COB 300 12-credit interdisciplinary class requires student teams to build a business from the ground up. Alumni say the course provided them with the skills to succeed in the real world. Read More

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