|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
|Dormitory capacity||4,245 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 9,991 applications and 7,322 students were granted admission. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is at the #71 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 96% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 0% submitted SAT scores.
|ACT||20 to 25|
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $18,449 and in-state students paid $8,091.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 83% of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 36% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,344 (which is 2% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2016-2017, was 2,126, which is 65% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,502 (which is 3.8% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has enrolled a total of 25,601 students (20,250 students full-time and 5,351 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 25,601 students, 1,506 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and 20,968 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 4,633 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,825 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 8%
Non-resident alien: 6%
Two or more races: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||24%||655|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||7%||184||16|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||5%||125|
|Architecture And Related Services||3%||82|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||75||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee graduates 6 years after enrollment is $42,300. Last year, out of the total 5,323 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 5,057 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 6,309 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 5,867 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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