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James Madison University

Science, Technology and Society (30.1501)
Bachelor's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Integrated Science and Technology
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: BS
2010 CIP Code: 301501

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  09/1993
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2017-1831033374
2018-1934335497
2019-2032333396
2020-2129531193
2021-2225912582

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 4,269

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2017-18621274
2018-19821597
2019-20821496
2020-21801393
2021-22691382
Five Year Summary37567442
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years5202244422933611442



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2009-10 (10 years)39044%$59,278$92,578$125,754
2011-12 (8 years)37148%$59,595$84,524$117,545
2014-15 (5 years)42253%$51,507$68,875$98,014
2016-17 (3 years)46454%$44,592$59,061$78,457
2018-19 (18 months)45862%$36,438$49,100$69,045



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-1722949.6%$ 13,000$ 24,742$ 25,368$ 29,045
2013-14 to 2017-1823052.4%$ 13,864$ 24,916$ 27,051$ 30,676
2014-15 to 2018-1924253.0%$ 14,870$ 25,728$ 27,872$ 30,676
2015-16 to 2019-2024250.1%$ 14,840$ 25,619$ 28,005$ 30,676
2016-17 to 2020-2123249.7%$ 14,348$ 24,987$ 26,736$ 29,493
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-1723250.2%$ 14,851$ 26,754$ 40,176$ 57,141
2013-14 to 2017-1823353.1%$ 16,892$ 26,792$ 41,471$ 61,628
2014-15 to 2018-1924653.8%$ 19,294$ 27,647$ 41,766$ 59,323
2015-16 to 2019-2024751.1%$ 19,294$ 28,726$ 43,501$ 63,676
2016-17 to 2020-2123851.0%$ 15,759$ 26,768$ 40,908$ 57,992


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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