Edgewood College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Edgewood College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,680 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1927 and is one of the 11 colleges and schools located in Madison, Wisconsin.

Edgewood College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
63
Fair
1-year certificate, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Edgewood College.

Edgewood College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 63 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Business, Management, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
81%
Good
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 usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Edgewood College student retention rate is high at 81% (above Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Edgewood College is below average - 58%.

Student to faculty ratio at Edgewood College is good - 10:1. Read more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,600
High
Average tuition cost is very high, about $26,600 a year.

Read the details about Edgewood College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
77%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 1,160 applications were submitted and 891 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Edgewood College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,200
Medium
Edgewood College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Edgewood College, 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-
Unsafe
Edgewood College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - nearly $4,200 per academic year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Edgewood College. 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 data, Edgewood College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Edgewood College Location and Maps



Post Address: Edgewood College, 1000 Edgewood College Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53711-1997, USA
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