Average Tuition & Fees $18,890
Average Acceptance Rates 72.85 %
Total Student Population 341,996
Average Graduation Rates 51.31 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 12.71 to 1

Wisconsin Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, there are 118 colleges and universities in Wisconsin State - 37 public and 81 private schools. By school level, there are 66 4 Year or high, 28 2-4 years, and 24 less than 2 years schools in Wisconsin. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Wisconsin Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)36
Private (for-profit)45
4 Year or High66
2-4 Year28
Less than 2 year24

Average Academic Statistics for Wisconsin Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Wisconsin colleges is 72.85% and the average graduation rate is 51.31% in academic year 2018-2019. Total 341,996 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Wisconsin colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 12.71:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Wisconsin.

[Chart] Wisconsin Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Wisconsin colleges is 16.172413793103 %
Average Retention Rate for Wisconsin colleges is 72.941860465116 %

2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees For Wisconsin Colleges

For academic year 2018-2019, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Wisconsin colleges are $16,214 for Wisconsin residents and $18,890 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $13,280 for in-state students and $16,174 for out-of-state students.

Wisconsin 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Wisconsin State 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Wisconsin Colleges

Wisconsin colleges and universities are offering 4,688 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 certificate45495
One but less than two years certificate52974
Associate's Degree854194
Two but less than four years certificate682
Bachelor's Degree1,827174
Post Bachelor's Degree9621
Master's Degree610144
Post Master's Degree4113
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1771
Doctor's degree - professional practice326

Special Learning Opportunities at Wisconsin State

In Wisconsin, 3 colleges offer all programs online completely. 63 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 41 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 23 colleges have the ROTC programs and 48 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Wisconsin schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Wisconsin State
Online Completely3 out of 118 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes63 out of 118 Schools
Graduate Online Classes41 out of 118 Schools
ROTC23 out of 118 Schools
Weekend/Evening College48 out of 118 Schools
Teacher certificate32 out of 118 Schools
Study Abroad48 out of 118 Schools