University of Wisconsin - Whitewater: Statistics

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#1607 of 14,160In the World
#465 of 2,624In North America
#420 of 2,523In the United States
#8 of 48In Wisconsin
#375 of 1,006For Early Childhood Education
Top50%For 18 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
79%
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
76%
Undergraduates
11,024
Graduates
1,428
Male:Female Ratio
49:51
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
uww.edu

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate79%80%78%
Applicants6,0462,9753,071
Admissions4,7722,3712,401
Freshmen enrolled full time2,0641,106958
Freshmen enrolled part time552530

3,349 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,366 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,897 or 90%
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

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White10200 (82%)
Hispanic933 (7%)
Black or African American504 (4%)
Two or more races417 (3%)
Asian213 (2%)
Nonresident Alien135 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown20 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native10 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander9 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$4,486
Students receiving aid
76%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$6,519$8,108
Tuition in-state$6,519$8,108
Tuition out-of-state$15,240$17,797
Fee in-district$1,176$1,010
Fee in-state$1,176$1,010
Fee out-of-state$1,176$1,010

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity4,100
Combined charge for room and board$6,847
Room charge$4,297
Meal charge$2,550

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business & Commerce, General155167
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other190
Marketing & Marketing Management, General175
Finance, General172
Accounting10756
Social Work144
Communication, General1194
Elementary Education and Teaching116
Psychology, General106
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching104
Biology & Biological Sciences, General99
Criminology83
Special Education and Teaching, General3634
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth69
Computer and Information Sciences, General65
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General58
Office Management and Supervision56
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General4311
English Language and Literature, General52
Early Childhood Education and Teaching47
Mathematics, General44
Occupational Safety and Health Technology & Technician43
Journalism42
Operations Management and Supervision41
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services39
Digital Arts37
Music, General33
History, General31
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies30
Chemistry, General30
Driver and Safety Teacher Education29
Art & Art Studies, General28
Political Science and Government, General28
Environmental Science27
Economics, General20
Sociology19
School Psychology19
Public Administration18
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies18
Business Administration and Management, General116
International Business & Trade & Commerce14
International & Global Studies13
Geography12
Spanish Language and Literature12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other11
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General11
Business Teacher Education73
Superintendency and Educational System Administration10
Art Teacher Education8
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7
Computer Science7
Applied Economics6
Physics, General5
Women's Studies4
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other1
Film & Cinema & Video Studies1
German Language and Literature1
Japanese Studies1
Grand Total1902,33545416
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate62%59%66%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,860
Citations
82,431

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
956 / 19,373
Business
820 / 37,313
Psychology
638 / 24,576
Medicine
402 / 8,983
Economics
345 / 6,999
Computer Science
334 / 16,045
Mathematics
268 / 5,041
Sociology
242 / 5,760
Marketing
220 / 14,687
Social Psychology
213 / 12,393
Environmental Science
179 / 4,548
Art & Design
167 / 2,072
Communications and Public Relations
165 / 5,897
Political Science
160 / 1,401
Engineering
159 / 3,292
Education Majors
155 / 3,389
Biology
143 / 5,223
Child Psychology
123 / 5,724
Math Teachers
121 / 3,338
Physics
120 / 3,963
Health Science
114 / 2,795
Investment Banking and Stock trading
110 / 1,234
Management Information Systems
102 / 10,939
Finance
98 / 2,088
Demography
91 / 1,465
Management
79 / 2,485
Astrophysics and Astronomy
78 / 3,236
Advertising
67 / 4,147
History
62 / 60
Development Studies
62 / 3,319
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
59 / 686
Healthcare Management (MHA)
59 / 795
Accounting
57 / 1,600
Chemistry
56 / 1,580
Geography and Cartography
55 / 420
Human Resource Management
53 / 3,568
Project Management
48 / 1,729
Gender Studies
48 / 326
Clinical Psychology
48 / 1,783
Special Education
47 / 2,155

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199012114
199123101
199226134
199331170
199436173
199543217
199629254
199745304
199848380
199944370
200048466
200165558
200256749
200354895
2004551152
2005811383
2006661652
2007912091
20081052499
2009913351
20101003486
20111424207
20121414724
20131485581
20141626243
20151696264
20161595886
20171195790
20181245014
20191285864
20201817507

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater alumni

  1. John Belushi

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    John Belushi
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-1982 (aged 33)
    Occupations
    comediantelevision actorfilm actorscreenwriterwriter
    Biography

    John Adam Belushi was an American comedian, actor and musician of Albanian descent, and 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 The Second City comedy club.

  2. Reince Priebus

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    Reince Priebus
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitician
    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. Mark Neumann

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    Mark Neumann
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
    In 1975 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politicianmaster builderreal propertycoachteacher
    Biography

    Mark William Neumann is an American businessman and politician. He represented Wisconsin's 1st congressional district from 1995 to 1999. In 2010, Neumann lost a bid to become the Republican nominee for Governor of Wisconsin. Neumann was a candidate for U.S. Senate in Wisconsin to succeed Herb Kohl who was retiring. He came in third place during the 2012 Republican primary election on August 14, 2012.

  4. Robin Vos

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    Robin Vos
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Robin J. Vos is an American Republican politician and the 79th Speaker of the Wisconsin State Assembly. He has been a member of the Assembly since 2005, representing Racine County, and has been Speaker since 2013. Vos is the President of National Conference of State Legislatures.

General info

Alternative namesUWW
Founded1868
Colorspurple, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (June-August)
Total FTE staff1,250
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address800 W Main St
Whitewater, Wisconsin, 53190-1790
United States
City population14,000
Phone2624721234
Fax+1 (262) 472 1196

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