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University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Overview

Student Population
27,012
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee overview
Location Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Online uwm.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large City
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 11,273 prospective students applied, and 8,632 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,760 enrolled in the school.  20,821 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,191 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $8,019 plus fees of $1,507. UWM is ranked 819 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

4/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
5/10
Outcomes
1/10
Value

UWM is rated within the lower 39% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 4 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Easy
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee overview
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.09
Applications Accepted
76.6% 
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee overview
Applications Due Mar 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Wisconsin Resident Tuition
$8,019
In State Costs for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$1,507
Room and Board $10,792
Budget for Other Expenses$3,396
Total One Year Cost$24,514
Out of State Resident Tuition
$19,661
Out of State Costs for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$1,507
Room and Board $10,792
Budget for Other Expenses$3,396
Total One Year Cost$36,156

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
40% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Wisconsin Milwaukee students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 27%
Health Professions 10%
Education 7%
Social Sciences 7%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240453 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.

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