Undergraduate Majors at James Madison University

The most popular major at James Madison University is Speech Communication and Rhetoric followed by Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies and Health and Physical Education/Fitness. A list of all 47 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at James Madison University

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer and Information Sciences 63
Information Science/Studies 79

Foreign Languages

Graduates
Foreign Languages and Literatures 103

Work and Family Studies

Graduates
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies 37

Legal Professions

Graduates
Advanced Legal Research/Studies 91

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 123
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 56

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 237

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 147
Biotechnology 19

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 49

General Studies

Graduates
Systems Science and Theory 18
Science, Technology and Society 87

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Health and Physical Education/Fitness 233

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 32

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Chemistry 28
Geology/Earth Science 23
Physics 15

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 213

Human Services

Graduates
Public Administration 39
Social Work 49

Social Sciences

Graduates
Social Sciences 1
Anthropology 42
Economics 59
Geography 31
International Relations and Affairs 119
Political Science and Government 116
Sociology 36

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 46
Art/Art Studies 118
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 23
Music Performance 60

Health Professions

Graduates
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 88
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 30
Athletic Training/Trainer 17
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 249
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 142

Business

Graduates
Business Administration and Management 109
Accounting 127
Business/Managerial Economics 9
Finance 152
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 18
Hospitality Administration/Management 56
International Business/Trade/Commerce 41
Marketing/Marketing Management 142

History

Graduates
History 119

Communication

Graduates
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 395

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=232423 IPEDS survey data for James Madison University.