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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI
University Website: www.uwm.edu
Apply Online: https://apply.wisconsin.edu/
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The University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee (also known as UW–Milwaukee, UWM or Milwaukee) is a public urban research university located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in the United States. It is the largest university in the Milwaukee metropolitan area and a member of the University of Wisconsin System. It is also one of the two doctoral degree-granting public universities and the second largest university in Wisconsin.

The University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee has a total student enrollment of 30,502 and 1,623 faculty members. It is located in Milwaukee's upper East Side close to Lake Michigan, and is home to the only graduate school of freshwater science in the U.S., the largest School of Architecture, College of Nursing and College of Health Sciences in the State of Wisconsin. The University consists of 14 schools and colleges, and 70 academic centers, institutes and laboratory facilities. It offers a total of 181 degree programs, including 94 bachelor's, 53 master's and 33 doctorate degrees.

The university is categorized as an RU/H Research University (high research activity) in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. In the year 2010, the university had a total research expenditure of 68 million US Dollars and ranked 189th among US research universities by total research expenditure in 2007.

The university's athletic teams are called the Panthers. A total of 15 Panther athletic teams compete in NCAA Division I. Panthers have won the James J. McCafferty Trophy as the Horizon League's all-sports champions six times since 2000 and are the reigning champions. Milwaukee also passed Notre Dame for the all-time lead in Horizon League Championships with 112.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $17,398.00 avg tuition

2200 E Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413
(414) 229-1122

Apply online Admissions:
www4.uwm.edu/des/admission/
Financial Aid:
www4.uwm.edu/financialaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Statistics:
Applied 9,137
Admitted 8,227 90%
Enrolled total 3,827
Full Time: 3,731
Part Time 96
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 18 24
ACT Math 18 24
ACT Writing 6 8
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 70%
4-year graduation rate 15%
6-year graduation rate 43%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Do not know
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $7,669.00 $7,669.00 $17,398.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,006.00 $1,006.00 $1,006.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $320.00 $320.00 $725.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $9,965.00 $9,965.00 $22,852.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,006.00 $1,006.00 $1,006.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $623.00 $623.00 $1,428.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,182.00 $11,092.00 $3,928.00
Other Expenses $3,928.00 $5,152.00 $3,928.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $44.00
Graduate Application Fee $56.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 80%
Percent receiving grant aid 49%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,156.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 68%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,472.00

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X X
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Microbiology, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Actuarial Science X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X
Business/Commerce, General X
Finance, General X
Human Resources Development X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management X
Operations Management and Supervision X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Education, General X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Music Teacher Education X
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Urban Education and Leadership X
ENGINEERING
Civil Engineering, General X
Computer Engineering, General X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X
Engineering, General X
Manufacturing Engineering X
Materials Engineering X
Mechanical Engineering X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
Comparative Literature X
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
French Language and Literature X
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
Italian Language and Literature X
Linguistics X
Russian Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X X
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator X
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
LIBRARY SCIENCE
Library and Information Science X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, Other X
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Jewish/Judaic Studies X
Philosophy X X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Chemistry, Other X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Meteorology X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Economics, General X X
Geography X X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Social Sciences, Other X
Sociology X X
Urban Studies/Affairs X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X X
Art/Art Studies, General X
Dance, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other X X
Music, General X X
Visual and Performing Arts, General X

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Infant Welfare Circle - F.J. Sensenbrenner Scholarship $2,500 March 01, 2017

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