Marquette University: Ranking & Review

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Milwaukee Rank United States Rank World Rank
2 209 598
Top 4%

Marquette University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate89%88%91%
Applicants12,9575,9876,970
Admissions11,5745,2556,319
Enrolled undergraduates2,0231,0031,020
Enrolled total (including graduate students)11,4265,3316,095

921 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

116 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Considered but not required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores336
Percent of students submitting SAT scores17%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
615
Math
605

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,801
Percent of students submitting ACT scores89%
ACT Composite
26
ACT English
27
ACT Math
26

Marquette University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $55,273 $55,273
Off-campus $57,452 $57,452
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,890 and other expenses per full academic year.

Marquette University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 4,589 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $39,300 $39,300
Fees for full-time undergraduates $570 $570
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,025 $1,025
Tuition for Full-time graduates $19,800 $19,800
Fees for full-time graduates $0 $0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $1,100 $1,100

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs 177 256 169 602
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 435 158 593
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 282 5 4 291
Engineering 237 41 7 285
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 188 16 204
Legal Professions and Studies 190 190
Social Sciences 141 20 161
Education 81 37 3 121
Psychology 98 5 10 113
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 60 33 93
English Language and Literature & Letters 37 8 45
History 25 8 1 34
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 20 3 23
Philosophy and Religious Studies 4 7 11 22
Mathematics and Statistics 21 21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 16 3 19
Physical Sciences 9 8 17
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 1 6 7 14
Visual and Performing Arts 9 9
Theology and Religious Vocations 2 4 6
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 3 3
Natural Resources and Conservation
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Grand Total1,8466104102,866

A total of 1,846 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Marquette University.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,020 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate80%78%83%
  • Full-time retention rate - 89%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesMU
Founded1881
MottoNumen Flumenque Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam
God and the River For the greater glory of God
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,408
Instructional FTE819
Research FTE35
Public Service FTE15
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.marquette.edu
Address1250 W Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53233
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population500,000 - 1,000,000
Phone4142887710
Fax+1 (414) 288 3701

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