James Madison College

James Madison College

James Madison College is an undergraduate, residential college for students interested in public and international affairs. The following majors are housed in James Madison College:

  • International Relations
  • Comparative Cultures and Politics
  • Social Relations and Policy
  • Political Theory and Constitutional Democracy

Interested students should apply directly to Michigan State University and indicate “James Madison College” as their preferred major. James Madison is a limited enrollment program and we encourage all students to apply early for admission.

Uncommon Pursuits.

James Madison College graduates have acquired a wide variety of jobs, ranging from U.S. government positions to social and popular media, to private business ventures, cultural organizations, and non-profit organizations. They also pursue a wide range of graduate and professional degrees, including law, education, non-profit administration, public policy, public health, communication, cultural studies, environmental studies, media studies, anthropology, social work, and business.

Alumni work at:

  • Michigan House of Representatives
  • State of Michigan
  • General Motors
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Schools and universiites

Alumni work as:

  • Legal
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Research
  • Operations

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