#3 Best Colleges in Wisconsin

Marquette University

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Student Population
Marquette University overview
Location Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Online marquette.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Marquette University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Marquette University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 15,078 prospective students applied, and 12,509 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,977 enrolled in the school.  10,390 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,215 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $43,350 plus fees of $586. Marquette University is ranked 243 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Marquette University is rated within the top 34% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1120/1320
ACT 24/29
GPA 3.63
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Marquette University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$816
Other Fees$586
Room and Board $13,200
Budget for Other Expenses$2,548
Total One Year Cost$60,500

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$67,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
81% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Marquette University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 27%
Communication 10%
Health Professions 9%
Engineering 9%
Social Sciences 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=239105 IPEDS survey data for Marquette University.

Current students may use the Marquette University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.