Colleges and Universities in Wisconsin
100 higher education schools within its borders.
University of Wisconsin-Madison,
the highest-ranked school in WI,
has a total student population of 41,654 and
23rd highest ranked school in the USA.
Of the 100 schools
in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is
15 to 1. There are 4047 total
degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,987 people on average applying for a school.
Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around
$4,857, but can vary widely depending on the type
Of the 100 schools in Wisconsin,
only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid,
Empire Beauty School-Madison comes out as the most expensive ($38,136/yr),
with Theda Clark Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology as the lowest recorded at only $3,018/yr.
Wisconsin Interesting Facts
Top National Parks in Wisconsin
Famous State Residents
- Wisconsin visitors and residents enjoy the state's 7,446 streams and rivers.
- End-to-end they'd stretch 26,767 miles. That is more than enough to circle the globe at the equator.
- Wisconsin's Door County has five state parks and 250 miles of shoreline along Lake Michigan. These figures represent more than any other county in the country.
- In 1878-1879 the Wisconsin legislature approved the creation of a state park in Vilas County. The proposal was not successful and the state ended up selling two-thirds of area land to lumber interest for $8 an acre in 1897.
- In 1900 land acquisition for Wisconsin's first state park began. The park became Interstate State Park located in St. Croix Falls.
- Devil's Lake was established in 1911. The facility has become one of Wisconsin's oldest and most famous state parks. It leads the state parks in attendance.