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James Madison University

Science, Technology and Society (30.1501)
Master'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: MS
2010 CIP Code: 301501

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

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  09/2000
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2016-17203121
2017-18232915
2018-193617
2020-21100
2021-22100

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 3,079




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
2018-1911617
Five Year Summary11617
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 Years500017110117



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, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)7023%$72,062$98,920$120,110
2013-14 (8 years)8717%$32,033$99,859$133,097
2016-17 (5 years)6815%
2018-19 (3 years)659%
2020-21 (18 months)10617%



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-183148.4%$ 20,282$ 20,286$ 22,022$ 28,692
2014-15 to 2018-193147.7%$ 15,830$ 20,282$ 20,261$ 25,229
2015-16 to 2019-202647.3%$ 20,282$ 20,282$ 20,890$ 27,318
2016-17 to 2020-212649.1%$ 20,282$ 20,282$ 20,890$ 27,318
2017-18 to 2021-221340.6%$ 20,282$ 20,282$ 20,877$ 25,229
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
2013-14 to 2017-183148.4%$ 20,282$ 20,286$ 23,697$ 28,890
2014-15 to 2018-193147.7%$ 15,830$ 20,282$ 22,090$ 28,692
2015-16 to 2019-202647.3%$ 20,282$ 20,282$ 23,071$ 28,748
2016-17 to 2020-212649.1%$ 20,282$ 20,282$ 23,071$ 28,748
2017-18 to 2021-221340.6%$ 20,282$ 20,282$ 23,910$ 28,890


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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