College Factual  by our College Data Analytics Team
       Unbiased Factual Guarantee

James Madison University BA in Modern Languages

60 Bachelor's Degrees Awarded

Modern Languages is a concentration offered under the linguistics and comparative literature major at James Madison University. Here, you’ll find out more about the major bachelor’s degree program in modern languages, including such details as the number of graduates, ethnicity of students, related majors and concentrations, and more.

You can jump to any section of this page using the links below:

How Much Does a Bachelor’s in Modern Languages from JMU Cost?

$12,330 Average Tuition and Fees (In-State)

JMU Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

During the 2019-2020 academic year, part-time undergraduate students at JMU paid an average of $804 per credit hour if they came to the school from out-of-state. In-state students paid a discounted rate of $241 per credit hour. The following table shows the average full-time tuition and fees for undergraduates.

In State Out of State
Tuition $7,250 $23,564
Fees $5,080 $5,666
Books and Supplies $1,082 $1,082
On Campus Room and Board $11,348 $11,348
On Campus Other Expenses $4,020 $4,020

Learn more about JMU tuition and fees.

Does JMU Offer an Online BA in Modern Languages?

JMU does not offer an online option for its modern languages bachelor’s degree program at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the JMU Online Learning page.

JMU Bachelor’s Student Diversity for Modern Languages

60 Bachelor's Degrees Awarded
86.7% Women
23.3% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There were 60 bachelor’s degrees in modern languages awarded during the 2019-2020 academic year. Information about those students is shown below.

Male-to-Female Ratio

Of the students who received their bachelor’s degree in modern languages in 2019-2020, 86.7% of them were women. This is higher than the nationwide number of 71.9%.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

Racial-ethnic minority graduates* made up 23.3% of the modern languages bachelor’s degrees at JMU in 2019-2020. This is lower than the nationwide number of 36%.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 2
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 10
Native American or Alaska Native 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
White 42
International Students 2
Other Races/Ethnicities 2


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Popular Reports

College Rankings
Best by Location
Degree Guides by Major
Graduate Programs

Compare Your School Options