Edgewood College Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#4001 of 14,131 In the World
#1139 of 2,597 In North America
#1065 of 2,496 In the United States
#25 of 47 In Wisconsin
#3 of 5 In Madison

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
91%
Avg. cost to attend
$26,209 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,377
Graduates
630
Male:Female Ratio
28:72
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
edgewood.edu

Edgewood College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 91% 90% 92%
Applicants 1,295 405 890
Admissions 1,181 364 817
Freshmen enrolled full time 286 83 203
Freshmen enrolled part time 4 3 1

632 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

57 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1471 (74%)
Hispanic 194 (10%)
Black or African American 91 (5%)
Nonresident Alien 85 (4%)
Two or more races 64 (3%)
Asian 44 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 41 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 5 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 4 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$26,209/year
Average aid awarded
$18,467
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $21,353
$30-48K $21,017
$48-75K $25,061
$75-110K $25,493
$110K+ $28,589

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $31,700$18,576
Tuition in-state $31,700$18,576
Tuition out-of-state $31,700$18,576

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 654
Combined charge for room and board $11,700

Edgewood College Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 99 6
Education, General 58
Business Administration and Management, General 7 35
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 30
Business & Commerce, General 28
Communication, General 27
Psychology, General 25
Marriage and Family Therapy & Counseling 22
Organizational Behavior Studies 8 10
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 16
Education, Other 15
Elementary Education and Teaching 14
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other 9 5
Art Therapy & Therapist 13
Accounting 4 6
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 7
Graphic Design 7
Sociology, General 7
Chemistry, General 6
Sustainability Studies 6
Computer and Information Sciences, General 5
English Language and Literature, General 5
Biomedical Sciences, General 4
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 4
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 4
Political Science and Government, General 4
Economics, General 3
International Relations and Affairs 3
Nursing Administration 3
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 2
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 2
Natural Sciences 2
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design 2
Art & Art Studies, General 1
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 1
Environmental Science 1
Environmental Studies 1
Mathematics, General 1
Music, General 1
Neuroscience 1
Physics, General 1
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education 1
Grand Total 341 148 33
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 65% 56% 68%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

Publications & Citations

Publications
223
Citations
3,681

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
93 / 1,046
Psychology
87 / 2,159
Medicine
70 / 1,551
Business
36 / 430
Sociology
30 / 361
Child Psychology
28 / 1,185
Education Majors
25 / 345
Health Science
21 / 340
Economics
17 / 191
Nursing
17 / 281
Art & Design
15 / 137
Clinical Psychology
15 / 717
Computer Science
14 / 82
Mathematics
14 / 152
Political Science
14 / 196
Social Psychology
13 / 614
Communications and Public Relations
12 / 225
Biology
12 / 96
Healthcare Management (MHA)
10 / 241
Math Teachers
10 / 123
Environmental Science
9 / 288
Public Policy / Administration
8 / 41
Sexology
8 / 211
Engineering
8 / 42
Psychiatry
8 / 200
Physical Therapy
7 / 38
Development Studies
7 / 59
History
7 / 10
Gender Studies
6 / 78
Geography and Cartography
6 / 162
Public Health
6 / 10
Ecology
5 / 270
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
5 / 19
Demography
5 / 282
Investment Banking and Stock trading
5 / 125
Special Education
5 / 67
Gerontology
4 / 119
Creative Writing
4 / 120
Early Childhood Education
4 / 7
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
4 / 37

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 0
1995 3 1
1996 2 1
1997 4 5
1998 3 3
1999 4 18
2000 1 25
2001 1 35
2002 8 37
2003 5 46
2004 4 46
2005 9 69
2006 5 44
2007 4 73
2008 9 92
2009 15 96
2010 7 101
2011 17 142
2012 13 203
2013 19 269
2014 18 350
2015 13 295
2016 15 305
2017 15 283
2018 15 287
2019 14 357
2020 21 334
2021 15 463

Notable alumni

  1. Alexis Herman

    Alexis Herman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    social workersociologistpolitician
    Biography

    Alexis Margaret Herman is an American politician who served as the 23rd U.S. Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton. Herman was the first African-American to hold the position. Prior to serving as Secretary, she was Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement.

  2. Becca Hamilton

    Becca Hamilton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    curler
    Biography

    Rebecca Lynn Hamilton is an American curler from McFarland, Wisconsin. She is a two-time national women's champion, a two-time national junior champion, and a two-time Olympian. At the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics, she competed in mixed doubles curling with her brother, Matt, along with playing with the women's curling team. During these 2022 Beijing Olympics, she is again on the women's curling team.

General info

Founded 1927
Motto Cor ad Cor Loquitur
Heart Speaks to Heart
Colors black, white, red
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May). January (Interim). Also summer session (May-August)
Total FTE staff 355
Carnegie Classification Doctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address 1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, Wisconsin, 53711-1997
United States
City population 270,000
Phone 6086634861
Fax +1 (608) 663 3291

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