James Madison University


The Athletic Training Education Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

The Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

The Health Services Administration Program is approved as a Full Certified undergraduate program by the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA).

The Public Health Program is approved by the Society of Health and Physical Educators and the American Association for Health Education.

The Occupational Therapy Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE), of the American Occupational Therapy Association.


  • 12/12/17: The department has been divided into the Department of Health Sciences and the Department of Health Professions
  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Business hours from May 6 - August 16, 2013 will be Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - noon.