Private 4 Year

Edgewood College

Madison, Wisconsin

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Edgewood College overview
Location Madison, Wisconsin
Online edgewood.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Edgewood College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Edgewood College, located in Madison, Wisconsin, is a private liberal arts institution that traces its roots back to 1927, founded by the Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters. Nestled on a scenic 55-acre campus adjacent to the University of Wisconsin and overlooking the shores of Lake Wingra, the college offers a tranquil setting within the vibrant city of Madison, known for its political activity, cultural offerings, and outdoor pursuits. Edgewood College has a broad academic profile with strong programs in nursing, business, and education, and upholds a moderately selective admissions policy. The college provides residential facilities, enabling a significant portion of the student body to live on campus, fostering a close-knit learning environment. Recognized for its commitment to sustainability, the campus features environmentally friendly buildings, such as The Stream, which is LEED-registered. Though not primarily known for its athletic programs, Edgewood College competes in NCAA Division III athletics as the Eagles.

In the most recent statistical year 1,300 prospective students applied, and 1,282 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 241 enrolled in the school.  1,489 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 387 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $33,550 plus fees of $0.












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Admission Standards

Edgewood College overview
GPA 3.5

Applications Accepted

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Applications Due Aug 1, 2024
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $30

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Edgewood College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $12,120
Budget for Other Expenses$2,912
Total One Year Cost$49,382

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$46,000 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

51% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Edgewood College students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 24%
Business 23%
Education 15%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%
Psychology 6%

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