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 major Degree award
Anthropology BA/BS
Communication/Communication Studies BA/BS
English BA
History BA
International Affairs BA
Justice Studies BA/BS
Media Arts and Design, with concentrations in:
  • Converged Media
  • Corporate Communication
  • Digital Video and Cinema
  • Journalism
Modern Foreign Languages BA
Philosophy and Religion BA
Political Science BA
Public Policy and Administration BS
Sociology BA/BS
Writing, Rhetoric & Technical Communication BA/BS

College of Business

Degree major Degree award
Accounting BBA
Computer Information Systems BBA
Economics BA/BS/BBA
Finance BBA
International Business BBA
Management BBA
Marketing BBA
Quantitative Finance BS

College of Health and Behavioral Studies

Degree major Degree award
Communication Sciences and Disorders Psychology BA/BS
Dietetics BS
Health Sciences BS
Health Services Administration BS
Kinesiology BS
Psychology BA/BS
Social Work BSW

College of Integrated Science and Engineering

Degree major Degree award
Engineering BS
Geographic Science BS/BA
Integrated Science and Technology BS
Intelligence Analysis BS

College of Science and Mathematics

Degree major Degree award
Biology BS/BA
Biophysical Chemistry BS
Biotechnology BS
Chemistry BS
Computer Science BS
Earth Science BA
Geology BS
Mathematics BS/BA
Physics BS/BA
Statistics BS

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Degree major Degree award
Architectural Design BFA
Art History BA
Dance BA
Graphic Design BFA
Industrial Design BS
Music BM
Musical Theater BA (Musical Theatre)
Studio Art BA/BFA/BS
Theatre BA (Theatre)

Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management

Degree major Degree award
Hospitality Management BBA
Sport and Recreation Management BS
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