Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at James Madison University means studying when it's convenient for you. Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who work full-time.
JMU Online Degree Options
James Madison University offers one online degree.
In the 2017 - 2018 school year, 231 students graduated from JMU with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2017 - 2018 Graduates|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at James Madison University?
Of the 21,836 students currently enrolled at James Madison University, about 85.1% (18,591) participate in some form of distance or online learning. 591 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 508 live in Virginia, 590 live in the U.S.A. and one lives outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 90.1% of the James Madison University student body.|
The vast majority of undergraduate degree seekers (91.7%) take at least one class online.
Of the 18,040 who take at least one online course, a small minority (1.2%) take all their courses online.
The 221 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 1.4% of the James Madison University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (4.2%) take at least one class online.
Of the 13 who take at least one online course, the vast majority (76.9%) take all their courses online.
The 10 undergraduate non-seekers who take all their classes live in the following places.
|Graduate students represent 8.5% of the James Madison University student body.|
The minority of graduate students (28.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 538 who take at least one online course, the majority (66.9%) take all their courses online.
The 360 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at James Madison University.