Academics at JMU
A recent Chronicle of Higher Education survey ranked us No. 2 in the country among master's-level schools for the number of students... Read More >
80 percent of our undergrads do research, a practicum, an internship or student teach. Lots do more than one of these. Read More >
Our professors make teaching their No. 1 priority. That's rare at a school our size. Small classes. Attention from professors.... Read More >
In these uncertain economic times, the value of a college education has taken on a new meaning. JMU has been ahead of that curve for... Read More >
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 AFV lab. Read More
Think the entitlement mentality plagues corporate America? This 12-credit course at JMU prepares future business leaders to take nothing for granted. Students build a business from the ground up learning how business functions are integrated in real life. Read More
The Madison Experience
The JMU Academic Advising site helps you understand how to assemble your course of study including information on graduation and degree requirements, majors and minors, and how you'll work with your academic adviser.
The Career and Academic Advising Office provides opportunities and support that engage students in the process of exploring, evaluating, and choosing academic programs and careers
Prepare for graduate or professional school, enhance your opportunities for a rewarding career, expand your knowledge. Check out our honors programs.