University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee: Ranking & Review

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Milwaukee
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United States
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World
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1123304
Top 2%

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate72%72%73%
Applicants10,2324,4915,741
Admissions7,4163,2224,184
Enrolled undergraduates3,2331,7551,478
Enrolled total (including graduate students)24,98811,52213,466

8,610 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,847 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores0
Percent of students submitting SAT scores0%

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores3,131
Percent of students submitting ACT scores97%
ACT Composite
22
ACT English
22
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $56.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
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)Required

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$24,231$35,510
Off-campus$24,231$35,510
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,606 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 4,310 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$8,091$19,370
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,474$1,474
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$337$807
Tuition for Full-time graduates$10,387$23,424
Fees for full-time graduates$1,474$1,474
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$649$1,464

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services75824351,006
Health Professions and Related Programs51514888751
Engineering2908326399
Education23911613368
Visual and Performing Arts26352315
Psychology1849020294
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1241651290
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services234422278
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs232146252
Social Sciences1684718233
Library Science157157
Architecture and Related Services90605155
Biological and Biomedical Sciences14345152
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1357142
English Language and Literature & Letters891112112
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies8014195
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies854291
Natural Resources and Conservation6318485
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4313157
Mathematics and Statistics19231153
Physical Sciences2272150
History29736
Philosophy and Religious Studies19928
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies101415
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Grand Total3,8341,3362455,415

A total of 3,834 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,581 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate41%41%42%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%
  • Part-time retention rate - 45%

General info

Alternative namesUWM
Founded1885
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblack, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,979
Instructional FTE1,169
Research FTE83
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteuwm.edu
Address2200 E Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53211
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population600,000
Phone4142291122
Fax+1 (414) 229 6940

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