University of Wisconsin Parkside: Review & Facts

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University of Wisconsin Parkside is a medium four-year, public school with 4,735 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1968 and is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
31
University of Wisconsin Parkside will give you the option to receive a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

University of Wisconsin Parkside follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 31 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Criminal Justice, Psychology, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
62%
The rate of student retention at University of Wisconsin Parkside is relatively low at 62% (below Wisconsin average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Wisconsin Parkside is very low: 27%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Wisconsin Parkside is reasonably decent, 18:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,900
Average tuition price is slightly high, about $13,900 per academic year. The additional fees at University of Wisconsin Parkside beyond tuition are around $1,000; which comes to $14,900 per year.

Read the details about University of Wisconsin Parkside 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
79%
According to recent data, 1,990 applications were submitted and 1,564 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

University of Wisconsin Parkside might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,200
University of Wisconsin Parkside offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Wisconsin Parkside, 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 Parkside offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 900 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- approximately $4,200 per academic year.

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

University of Wisconsin Parkside Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Wisconsin Parkside, 900 Wood Rd, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53141-2000, USA
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