University of Wisconsin La Crosse: Review & Facts

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University of Wisconsin La Crosse is a medium four-year, public school with 10,385 students enrolled. This school was established in 1909 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
52
University of Wisconsin La Crosse will give you the opportunity to earn an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of Wisconsin La Crosse implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 52 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Biology, Occupational Therapy, Medical, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
86%
The rate of student retention at University of Wisconsin La Crosse is high at 86% (well above Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Wisconsin La Crosse is average - 69%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Wisconsin La Crosse is reasonably decent: 20:1. Read more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,400
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - around $15,200 a year. The additional fees at University of Wisconsin La Crosse (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $1,200; this makes it a total of $16,400 a year.

Read the details about University of Wisconsin La Crosse additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
76%
According to recent data, 6,477 applications were submitted and 4,953 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

University of Wisconsin La Crosse might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of Wisconsin La Crosse in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,500
University of Wisconsin La Crosse provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Wisconsin La Crosse, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
University of Wisconsin La Crosse offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 3,100 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: approximately $3,500 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of Wisconsin La Crosse. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, University of Wisconsin La Crosse seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Wisconsin La Crosse Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Wisconsin La Crosse, 1725 State St, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601-9959, USA
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