University of Wisconsin Milwaukee: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is a large four-year, public school with 28,715 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1956 and is one of the 20 colleges located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
97
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 97 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Accounting and Finance, Business, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
69%
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee student retention rate is relatively low at 69% (close to Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is low: 43%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is reasonably decent - 19:1. Learn more information on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,000
Average tuition cost is fairly high - $17,900 per year. The additional fees at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee beyond tuition are approximately $1,100; this makes it a total of $19,000 per academic year.

Read the details about University of Wisconsin Milwaukee 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
88%
According to government data, 9,359 applications were submitted and 8,222 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 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
D
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 4,300 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - nearly $5,000 a year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-0413, USA
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