Next list compare two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information in full comparison page.
  • JMU is a Public and Drexel University is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Drexel University has more expensive tuition & fees ($54,516) than JMU ($29,106).
  • It is harder to admit to JMU than Drexel University.
  • Drexel University has higher submitted SAT score (1,205) than JMU (1,205).
  • Drexel University has more students with 24,634 students while JMU has 21,751 students.
  • Drexel University has more full-time faculties with 1,414 faculties while JMU has 1,061 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - James Madison University and Drexel University.
JMUvs.Drexel University
Harrisonburg, VirginiaLocationPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Master's College and University (larger programs)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
Tuition & Fees$54,516
35 (0.18%)Number Receiving Financial Aid84 (0.53%)
$6,998Average Amount of Financial Aid$23,740
75.20 %Acceptance Rates79.04 %
29.43 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)14.56 %
1,205SAT Score1,275
-ACT Score82
84 %Graduation Rate74 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
90 %Retention Rate89 %
21,751Student Population24,634
1,061Number of Faculties1,414
16 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio11 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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