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Academic Programs

Select a major within your preferred area of study

You can choose from a wide range of degree programs when you progress to James Madison University. During the International Year program, you will take courses with 'credits' which count towards your degree. Once you progress to the second year of your degree program you will continue to gain credits until you are ready to graduate.

College of Arts and Letters

Degree majorDegree award
AnthropologyBA/BS
Communication/Communication StudiesBA/BS
EnglishBA
HistoryBA
International AffairsBA
Justice StudiesBA/BS

Media Arts and Design, with concentrations in:

  • Converged Media
  • Corporate Communication
  • Digital Video and Cinema
  • Journalism
BA
Modern Foreign LanguagesBA
Philosophy and ReligionBA
Political ScienceBA
Public Policy and AdministrationBS
SociologyBA/BS
Writing, Rhetoric & Technical CommunicationBA/BS

College of Business

Degree majorDegree award
AccountingBBA
Computer Information SystemsBBA
EconomicsBA/BS/BBA
FinanceBBA
International BusinessBBA
ManagementBBA
MarketingBBA
Quantitative FinanceBS

College of Health and Behavioral Studies

Degree majorDegree award
Communication Sciences and Disorders PsychologyBA/BS
DieteticsBS
Health SciencesBS
Health Services AdministrationBS
KinesiologyBS
PsychologyBA/BS
Social WorkBSW

College of Integrated Science and Engineering

Degree majorDegree award
BiotechnologyBS
Computer ScienceBS
EngineeringBS
Geographic ScienceBS/BA
Information TechnologyBS
Integrated Science and TechnologyBS
Intelligence AnalysisBS

College of Science and Mathematics

Degree majorDegree award
BiologyBS/BA
Biophysical ChemistryBS
BiotechnologyBS
ChemistryBS
Computer ScienceBS
Earth ScienceBA
GeologyBS
MathematicsBS/BA
PhysicsBS/BA
StatisticsBS

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Degree majorDegree award
Architectural DesignBFA
Art HistoryBA
DanceBA
Graphic DesignBFA
Industrial DesignBS
MusicBM
Musical TheaterBA (Musical Theatre)
Studio ArtBA/BFA/BS
TheatreBA (Theatre)

Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management

Degree majorDegree award
Hospitality ManagementBBA
Sport and Recreation ManagementBS