University of Wisconsin - Whitewater: Statistics

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#1642 of 14,131 In the World
#475 of 2,597 In North America
#429 of 2,496 In the United States
#9 of 47 In Wisconsin
#349 of 1,006 For Early Childhood Education
Top50% For 18 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
80%
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
80%
Undergraduates
10,423
Graduates
1,566
Male:Female Ratio
49:51
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
uww.edu

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 80% 81% 79%
Applicants 6,046 2,969 3,077
Admissions 4,832 2,401 2,431
Freshmen enrolled full time 2,010 1,072 938
Freshmen enrolled part time 45 18 27

8,679 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,249 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,829 or 89%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater are 19-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 9822 (82%)
Hispanic 948 (8%)
Black or African American 489 (4%)
Two or more races 339 (3%)
Asian 242 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 86 (0.7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 30 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 10 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 8 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$4,504
Students receiving aid
80%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $6,519$8,270
Tuition in-state $6,519$8,270
Tuition out-of-state $15,391$18,153
Fee in-district $1,216$1,047
Fee in-state $1,216$1,047
Fee out-of-state $1,216$1,047

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 4,346
Combined charge for room and board $7,039
Room charge $4,395
Meal charge $2,644

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Business & Commerce, General 94 204
Finance, General 191
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 185
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 178
Communication, General 140 7
Accounting 99 27
Elementary Education and Teaching 104
Psychology, General 101
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 99
Social Work 68 27
Business Administration and Management, General 82 10
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 88
Special Education and Teaching, General 48 32
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other 78
Office Management and Supervision 69
Criminology 66
Computer and Information Sciences, General 61
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 57
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 51
Operations Management and Supervision 49
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 23 25
English Language and Literature, General 46
Journalism 46
History, General 42
Political Science and Government, General 42
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 40
Digital Arts 40
Art & Art Studies, General 34
Occupational Safety and Health Technology & Technician 33
Driver and Safety Teacher Education 26
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 26
Music, General 25
Economics, General 24
Environmental Science 24
Mathematics, General 24
School Psychology 24
Chemistry, General 22
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies 22
Sociology, General 19
Geography 17
Spanish Language and Literature 17
Public Administration 16
Computer Science 13
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 13
Superintendency and Educational System Administration 13
International Business & Trade & Commerce 12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 11
International & Globalization Studies 9
Business and Innovation & Entrepreneurship Teacher Education 6 1
Physics, General 7
Art Teacher Education 5
Social Sciences, General 5
German Language and Literature 3
Women's Studies 3
Applied Economics 2
French Language and Literature 2
Education, Other 1
Japanese Studies 1
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
Grand Total 185 2,266 519 10
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 62% 58% 67%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%
  • Part-time retention rate - 41%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,469
Citations
68,580

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
851 / 19,393
Business
701 / 29,028
Psychology
531 / 22,168
Medicine
341 / 7,563
Economics
319 / 5,321
Computer Science
281 / 11,196
Mathematics
226 / 3,735
Sociology
220 / 6,070
Social Psychology
173 / 10,915
Marketing
170 / 11,510
Environmental Science
155 / 4,180
Art & Design
138 / 2,180
Political Science
134 / 1,489
Communications and Public Relations
133 / 5,465
Education Majors
129 / 3,347
Engineering
123 / 2,968
Biology
119 / 5,184
Physics
114 / 3,694
Child Psychology
106 / 5,220
Investment Banking and Stock trading
106 / 667
Health Science
105 / 1,691
Math Teachers
102 / 2,684
Finance
91 / 2,078
Demography
90 / 1,468
Management Information Systems
87 / 6,777
Astrophysics and Astronomy
76 / 2,869
Management
69 / 2,489
Development Studies
61 / 2,872
History
58 / 61
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
55 / 269
Human Resource Management
53 / 3,497
Advertising
53 / 3,300
Geography and Cartography
51 / 417
Gender Studies
47 / 400
Accounting
45 / 960
Chemistry
44 / 1,226
Special Education
43 / 2,183
Healthcare Management (MHA)
42 / 575
International Business
42 / 1,458
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
41 / 2,955

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 23 104
1992 26 147
1993 32 178
1994 36 184
1995 43 230
1996 29 263
1997 46 316
1998 48 405
1999 45 405
2000 49 503
2001 65 596
2002 55 784
2003 55 944
2004 54 1204
2005 81 1406
2006 66 1691
2007 91 2117
2008 106 2496
2009 91 3273
2010 107 3514
2011 145 4123
2012 148 4750
2013 149 5535
2014 165 6249
2015 175 6250
2016 162 5997
2017 117 6079
2018 130 5633
2019 132 6606
2020 184 7640
2021 156 8217

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater alumni

  1. John Belushi

    John Belushi
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-1982 (aged 33)
    Occupations
    writervoice actorscreenwritertelevision actorcomedian
    Biography

    John Adam Belushi was an American comedian, actor, and musician, best known for being one of the seven original cast members of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live (SNL). Throughout his career, Belushi had a personal and artistic partnership with his fellow SNL star Dan Aykroyd, whom he met while they were both working at Chicago's Second City comedy club.

  2. Reince Priebus

    Reince Priebus
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Reinhold Richard "Reince" Priebus is an American lawyer and politician who served as White House Chief of Staff for President Donald Trump from January 20, 2017, until July 31, 2017. He also served as the chairman of the Republican National Committee (RNC) from 2011 to 2017.

  3. AzMarie Livingston

    AzMarie Livingston
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actormodel
    Biography

    Ashley Marie "AzMarie" Livingston is an American fashion model, actress, singer and DJ who rose to fame after appearing on America's Next Top Model: British Invasion in 2012. Livingston was cast to play the role of Chicken on the Fox show Empire.

  4. T. J. Otzelberger

    T. J. Otzelberger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    basketball coachbasketball player
    Biography

    Thomas John Otzelberger is an American college basketball coach who is currently the head coach at Iowa State University.

General info

Alternative names UWW
Founded 1868
Colors purple, white
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (June-August)
Total FTE staff 1,143
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 800 W Main St
Whitewater, Wisconsin, 53190-1790
United States
City population 15,000
Phone 2624721234
Fax +1 (262) 472 1196

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