James Madison University

College of Business

  • AVG. GMAT SCORE
    515
  • Program Cost
    $32,550
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
421 Bluestone Drive
MSC 0206
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807, United States
Website

The College of Business at James Madison University is committed to preparing students to be active and engaged citizens who are exceptionally well qualified leaders in a globally competitive marketplace. All undergraduate and graduate programs are fully accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Instruction emulates the business environment by integrating functional areas such as Accounting, Marketing, Finance and Operations. We embrace entrepreneurship and innovation and our faculty use research and expertise in their fields to enhance classroom learning.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    92%
  • Selectivity
    86%

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About James Madison University

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 107
  • Median 96
  • Middle 80% 36 to 204
Admissions Selectivity
86% College of Business 70% Average Across All Schools

515 Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 28
86% 86.0
92% 92
570 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: No
Pre-MBA Careers
Finance / Accounting
14% 14
Consulting
4% 4
Government
55% 55
Technology
23% 23
Pharma / Health Care
4% 4
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • James Madison University
  • Lockheed Martin
  • United States Army
  • UPS

Tuition: Can I get in?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$32,550
Total Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$32,550
Total Program Cost
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$0 Average Scholarship Amount
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
36% 36
33% 33
Types of Aid Distributed
Loans (private and government)
87% 87
Assistantships
7% 7
Institutional Scholarships
0% 0
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Financial Need
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • Faculty from Full-Time program
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Faculty with at least 5 years corporate experience
0%
6% 6
20% 20
Students in Core Classes
17 College of Business 30 Average Across All Schools

Teaching Methods
  • Textbooks
  • CD-ROMs
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Concentrations and Specializations
Top Areas of Study
  • E-commerce
  • General Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Manufacturing and Technology Management
  • Technology
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 42
  • Program length (in months) 28
  • Average # of months to complete program 28
  • Six-Year completion rate 90%
  • Max time allowed to complete 72
  • Time limit for online courses Yes
  • Separate Full-Time MBA No
Time Classes Offered
  • Evenings
Technology Improvements
  • Capital Markets lab with 12 Bloomberg terminals; 24 seat CIS lab with internal network and local server for virtualization; Classroom computers upgraded (21 classrooms); COB general lab computers upgraded.

Students: Who are my classmates?

27 Average age of student
Ethnicity of Students
White
63% 63
Asian American
23% 23
African American
9% 9
Student Citizenship
North America
100% 100
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
0% 0
Australia and Oceania
0% 0
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

1,768 Living MBA Alumni
9% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.