JMU is pleased to be an Amazon Career Choice Partner.

As a preferred educator in the Amazon Career Choice partner network, JMU helps deliver on Amazon’s commitment to provide employees with best-in-class support in their path to career success at Amazon or elsewhere. 

Get started with Career Choice

Follow these steps to begin your journey with James Madison University and Amazon Career Choice. 


Get in touch
Get in touch with one of our academic advisors at We'd be happy to answer any questions and help determine next steps. 

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Apply to JMU 
Now that you've spoken with an advisor, it's time to apply! Select "Amazon Career Choice" on the application.

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Request Payment
Submit a payment request through Amazon Career Choice. When approved, Amazon pays JMU directly!

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What is Amazon Career Choice at JMU?

Amazon believes all employees should have the opportunity to learn new skills and build their careers. With the Career Choice program, more than 150,000 Amazon employees have earned certificates and degrees since this prepaid education and skills training program launched in 2012.

  • Pre-paid tuition and reimbursement of books and fees up to an annual maximum
  • Limitless learning, with no limit to the number of years you can utilize the benefit as long as you’re employed by Amazon.
  • Fast starts, with eligible Amazon employees able to participate in Career Choice after only 90 days of employment.
  • Aligned program offerings to internal roles and career pathways, offering opportunities for employees to pursue their career within Amazon or elsewhere.
  • College credits can be transferred into this program (Bachelor degree programs only).

Why Choose JMU?

  • Flexible Schedule, Fully Online – Be part of a program that fits your career aspirations and offers opportunity to complete a degree around work and life commitments.
  • Support from Dedicated Academic Advisors – Students in the JMU Adult Degree Program work one-on-one with an academic advisor who serve as a supportive resource throughout the program’s completion.
  • International Study Abroad Opportunity – ADP students have the option to take part in a study abroad, cross-cultural opportunity.
  • Online Learning Community The ADP Lounge connects students in a dedicated online community designed to foster ideas and knowledge sharing and be a resource for problem solving.
  • Dedicated and Engaged Instructors – ADP instructors go beyond their instructional responsibilities, getting to know students and offering opportunities to further the impact of the program when they can.

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