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The Adult Degree Program is designed for you — a working adult who wants to earn a bachelor’s degree while taking classes that align with your career goals.

Our Adult Degree Program is completely online and can be customized to your education and career goals. You'll start the journey to finish your degree with a class that will help you:

  • Create an individualized program
  • Access career resources and career decision-making skills
  • Document experiential learning, so you may receive credit for your work and past experiences

Online classes, portfolios of prior learning experience, CLEP exams, and Independent Study classes are all options that help you finish your degree in a timely fashion. Not to mention, they fit your education into a schedule that includes work, family, and social obligations. 

Enrollment Requirements

To be elegible for the Adult Degree Program, you must:

  • Be 22 years of age or older
  • Already have at least 30 transferable college credits
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.0 or higher

Learn more about this program here!

Return to Madison

Are you a former JMU student?

If you were previously a student at JMU, check out our Return to Madison information for returning students.

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University Accreditation

James Madison University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters and doctorate degrees. 

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