Alverno College Rankings

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In the World#5305 of 14178
In North America#1419 of 2629
In the United States#1341 of 2528
In Wisconsin#30 of 48
In Milwaukee#6 of 12

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Gender
All female
Acceptance rate
69%
Avg. cost to attend
$18,384 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,105
Graduates
639
Male:Female Ratio
4:96
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Alverno College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate69%69%
Applicants777777
Admissions539539
Freshmen enrolled full time170170
Freshmen enrolled part time11

148 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White888 (51%)
Hispanic431 (25%)
Black or African American252 (15%)
Two or more races71 (4%)
Asian69 (4%)
Nonresident Alien21 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$18,384/year
Average aid awarded
$18,927
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$12,483
$30-48K$13,949
$48-75K$15,783
$75-110K$20,751
$110K+$20,628

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$28,656$9,971
Tuition in-state$28,656$9,971
Tuition out-of-state$28,656$9,971
Fee in-district$800$800
Fee in-state$800$800
Fee out-of-state$800$800

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity252
Combined charge for room and board$8,800
Room charge$3,922
Meal charge$4,878

Alverno College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse765
Business Administration and Management, General3633
General Studies333
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing31
Community Psychology25
Psychology, General20
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth17
Education, General16
Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse & Nursing15
Educational Leadership and Administration, General15
Biology & Biological Sciences, General14
Elementary Education and Teaching14
Reading Teacher Education11
Sociology7
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching34
Art Therapy & Therapist6
Business & Commerce, General6
Music Therapy & Therapist6
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other5
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching5
English Language and Literature, General3
Design and Applied Arts, Other3
Nursing Practice3
Molecular Biology2
Social Studies Teacher Education2
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other2
Social Work2
Communication and Media Studies, Other2
Art Teacher Education2
Kinesiology and Exercise Science2
Organizational Leadership2
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies1
Environmental Science1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1
International Business & Trade & Commerce1
Political Science and Government, General1
History, General1
Women's Studies1
Art & Art Studies, General1
Biomedical Sciences, General1
Health Teacher Education1
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education1
Grand Total42721633
TotalWomen
Graduation rate49%49%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%

Publications & Citations

Publications
132
Citations
7,229

Publication count by topic

Psychology
53
Sociology
20
Medicine
12
Political science
5
Philosophy
4
History
4
Art
4
Biology
4
Mathematics
4
Computer science
4
Business
3
Engineering
2
Geography
1
Chemistry
1
Materials science
1
Economics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology8133,279
Psychology18132,942
Art28322
Philosophy29781
History33071
Materials science452679
Business458719
Political science46594
Mathematics467749
Medicine500583
Biology536653
Computer science544130
Chemistry550830

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199018
1991129
1992239
1993145
1994154
1995442
1996163
1997565
19985103
1999381
2000387
2001182
20024156
20034172
20042162
20052214
20062200
20075269
20080236
200910327
20105367
20119442
20123465
20133442
20144553
20155478
20166406
20177322
20181203
20193232
20204203

General info

Founded1887
WikipediaAlverno College
MottoIn Sanctitate et Doctrina
In Holiness and Learning
Colorsbrown, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff332
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address3400 S 43rd St
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53234-3922
United States
City population600,000
Phone4143826000
Fax+1 (414) 382 6354

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