|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||22:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,918 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Wisconsin-Platteville is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,047 applications and 3,251 students were granted admission. University of Wisconsin-Platteville is at the #78 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, 98% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 0% submitted SAT scores.
|ACT||21 to 26|
University of Wisconsin-Platteville charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $14,268 and in-state students paid $6,418.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 85% of University of Wisconsin-Platteville's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 25% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,966 (which is 10.5% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Wisconsin-Platteville in 2016-2017, was 999, which is 62% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,386 (which is 1.6% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Wisconsin-Platteville has enrolled a total of 8,779 students (7,032 students full-time and 1,747 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 8,779 students, 496 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 65% men and 35% women and 7,861 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 918 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,353 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 2%
Two or more races: 2%
Black/African American: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Wisconsin-Platteville.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||33%||121||101|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||8%||30||20|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences||3%||12|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||10|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||2%||8|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||1%||5|
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-Platteville 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-Platteville graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,800. Last year, out of the total 6,982 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 6,563 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 7,285 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 6,629 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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