University of Wisconsin Colleges: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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University of Wisconsin Colleges is a large two-year, public school with 13,455 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1972 and is one of the 11 schools and colleges located in Madison, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
2
Few
Associate's degree and bachelor's degree are available at University of Wisconsin Colleges.

University of Wisconsin Colleges follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 2 majors. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at University of Wisconsin Colleges is low at 58% (way below Wisconsin average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
21 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of Wisconsin Colleges is very low - 25%. Nearly 39% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Wisconsin Colleges is reasonably decent -- 21:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,200
Medium
Average tuition price is close to the nationwide median, about $11,800 a year. The additional fees at University of Wisconsin Colleges beyond tuition are around $400; which totals $12,200 a year.

Read the details about University of Wisconsin Colleges 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
100%
Easy
According to government data, 5,414 applications were submitted and 5,403 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Wisconsin Colleges in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
University of Wisconsin Colleges offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at University of Wisconsin Colleges.

Based on the college crime data, University of Wisconsin Colleges appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Wisconsin Colleges Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Wisconsin Colleges, 780 Regent St, Madison, Wisconsin 53708-8680, USA
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