James Madison University

Harrisonburg, VA 22807

Located in Harrisonburg, Virginia, James Madison University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 21304 and 15366 students were accepted.

James Madison University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $5,896 and fees $4,494. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $21,114 and $5,050 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate91%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. MSN
  3. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 223
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 19

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from James Madison University

Massanutten Technical Center
2.87 miles away
Valley Vocational Technical Center
22.97 miles away
University of Virginia-Main Campus
33.89 miles away
Eastern View High School/Germanna Community College
50.05 miles away
Dabney S Lancaster Community College, Rockbridge Regional Center
54.9 miles away
Amherst County Public Schools
59.72 miles away
Randolph County Vocational Center
63.45 miles away
University of Mary Washington
76.19 miles away
ECPI University - Manassas Campus
78.56 miles away
Southside Virginia Community College - Farmville Campus
81.72 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1927 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
05/05/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/12/1999 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/08/2006 - Current

Admissions

72%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading510 to 610
SAT: Math520 to 610
ACT Composite22 to 27
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$16,252

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$12,872
30k to 48k$14,148
48k to 75k$17,369
75k to 110k$22,359
Over 110k$24,152
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

35%

Recipients

$6,628

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

14%

Recipients

$4,076

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

38%

Recipients

$6,332

Average Amount

Student Population

19,548

Undergrads

1,722

Graduates

12,744

Women

8,526

Men

92%

Full-time

8%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
75%
Hispanic
6%
Black/African American
5%
Asian
4%
Two or more races
4%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Non-resident alien
3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Nurses Scholarship - American Legion Auxiliary Department of virginia

Applicants must be daughters, sons grandsons, etc of veterans who served during eligibility dates for membership in the american legion.

Mary Virginia Macrae Memorial Merit Award

A $400.00 nursing education merit award shall be given annually by the Iowa Department of the American Legion Auxiliary in memory of the late Mary Virginia Macrae, who served as the first [...]

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Virginia Past Presidents Parley Nurses Scholarship

Applicants must be daughters, sons, grandsons, etc. of veterans who served during eligibility dates for membership in the American Legion. Applicants must be in their senior year or graduates [...]

Edward J. and Virginia M. Routhier Nursing Scholarship

Candidates must be residents of Newport County, and a graduate from a high school in Rhode Island. Scholarships are open to individuals accepted into, and in attendance at any accredited [...]

Genevieve Saran Richmond Award

This scholarship has been donated by Leslie and Virginia Fiur to a nursing student with a disability.


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Virginia state board of nursing
James Madison University
800 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22807
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