Wisconsin contains 58 schools that offer liberal arts and humanities programs. University of Wisconsin-Madison, the highest-ranking liberal arts and humanities school in WI, has a total student population of 41,654 and is the 23rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 58 liberal arts and humanities schools in Wisconsin, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carthage College comes out as the most expensive ($25,664/yr), with Gateway Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $220/yr.
Liberal Arts and Humanities students from Wisconsin schools who go on to become liberal arts and humanities graduate professionals, designers, artists, reporters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematicians make on average $93,920 per year and there are about 2,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Wisconsin alone, there are 40 employed mathematicians earning an average yearly salary of $64,330. Education teachers in this state earn $55,510/yr and there are 1,460 employed.
Also, within the liberal arts and humanities schools in Wisconsin, the average student population is 3,620 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from liberal arts and humanities, 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 school.
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