Wisconsin Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $18,348 ($6,113)
Average Acceptance Rates 78.35 %
Total Student Population 352,074
Average Graduation Rates 51.05 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 12.26 to 1

Wisconsin Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 122 colleges universities in Wisconsin State - 33 public and 89 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Wisconsin Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)34
Private (for-profit)55
4 Year or High71
2-4 Year39
Less than 2 year12

Average Academic Statistics for Wisconsin State Colleges

[chart] Wisconsin Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Wisconsin colleges is 78.348837209302 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Wisconsin colleges is 51.052083333333 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Wisconsin colleges is 17.481481481481 %
Average Retention Rate for Wisconsin colleges is 71.775280898876 %
Total Student Population for Wisconsin colleges is 352,074
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Wisconsin colleges is 12.261682242991 %

Wisconsin Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Wisconsin
Remedial services70 out of 122 Schools
Academic/career counseling service101 out of 122 Schools
Employment services for students82 out of 122 Schools
Placement services for completers88 out of 122 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children24 out of 122 Schools
Library facilities at institution103 out of 122 Schools

Offered Degrees At Wisconsin Colleges

Wisconsin colleges and universities are offering 4,573 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Wisconsin State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate38940
One but less than two years certificate46949
Associate's Degree903142
Two but less than four years certificate900
Bachelor's Degree1,822157
Post Bachelor's Degree917
Master's Degree578115
Post Master's Degree294
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1733
Doctor's degree - professional practice294

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Wisconsin Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Wisconsin colleges is $6,113 for Wisconsin residents and $18,348 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $9,178 for in-state students and $15,249 for out-of-state students.

Wisconsin 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Wisconsin State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Wisconsin State

Next table shows the number of Wisconsin schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Wisconsin State
Online Completely0 out of 122 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes64 out of 122 Schools
Graduate Online Classes35 out of 122 Schools
ROTC24 out of 122 Schools
ROTC Army22 out of 122 Schools
ROTC Navy6 out of 122 Schools
ROTC Air Force14 out of 122 Schools
Weekend/Evening College52 out of 122 Schools
Teacher certificate32 out of 122 Schools
Study Abroad43 out of 122 Schools
Campus Housing40 out of 122 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.