University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Graduate Schools

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (referred to as Wisconsin-La Crosse) is a Public, 4 years school located in La Crosse, WI. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is $10,087 for Wisconsin residents and $20,073 for out-of-state students. The school has 870 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,597 including undergraduate students.

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Graduate School Overview

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (referred to as Wisconsin-La Crosse) is a Public, 4 years school located in La Crosse, WI. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1928 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Wisconsin-La Crosse Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Wisconsin-La Crosse (Wisconsin-La Crosse)
Address1725 State St, La Crosse, WI 54601-9959
Phone608-785-8000
Webhttps://www.uwlax.edu
Online Applicationhttps://apply.wisconsin.edu
Financial Infohttps://www.uwlax.edu/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is $10,087 for Wisconsin residents and $20,073 for out-of-state students. The school has 870 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,597 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 21 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 6 programs are available online classes.
Wisconsin-La Crosse Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$20,073
$10,087 for Wisconsin Residents
Student Population870
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs21 graduate programs
(6 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is $10,087 for Wisconsin residents and $20,073 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022.
Wisconsin-La Crosse 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Wisconsin Residents$10,087
Out-of-State$20,073
Wisconsin Residents$0
Out-of-State$0
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Wisconsin-La Crosse
Distance Learning (Online Classes)6 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is $10,087 for Wisconsin residents and $20,073 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.17% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Wisconsin ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$8,567$1,337$18,637$1,337
2018-2019$8,567$1,348$18,637$1,348
2019-2020$8,651$1,368$18,637$1,368
2020-2021$8,651$1,401$18,637$1,401
2021-2022$8,651$1,436$18,637$1,436
The graduate school tuition & fees of Wisconsin-La Crosse is average compared to public graduate schools in Wisconsin. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Wisconsin graduate tuition is $17,695 (public) / $16,228 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse$10,087$20,073
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Wisconsin Graduate Schools$9,339$16,507
Public$9,339$17,695
Private$16,228
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $8,798 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.04% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $8,798. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.04% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$6,206$1,964$6,206$1,964
2018-2019$6,331$1,956$6,331$1,956
2019-2020$6,465$1,972$6,465$1,972
2020-2021$6,594$2,028$6,594$2,028
2021-2022$6,770$2,028$6,770$2,028

Graduate Programs at Wisconsin-La Crosse

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse offers 23 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 348 students have completed their study at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
Offered Degrees at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree185290
Doctor's degree - other1043
Post Bachelor's Degree200
Post Master's Degree2015
Total235348
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other) program with 11 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Kinesiology and Exercise Science program with 40 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Physical Therapy/Therapist program with 43 completers.
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse offers 23 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 348 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 290 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 43 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 15 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 72 completers-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration37-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)31-
Health Teacher Education3-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 11 completers-
Engineering0-
Computer Software Engineering11-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 22 completers$168,000
Biology/Biological Sciences15$168,000
Microbiology7-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Computational Science3-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 49 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management9-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science40-
Psychology [+] 20 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology20-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 93 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist31-
Physician Assistant19-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine12-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist26-
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy5-
Business [+] 20 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management20-
Total290
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 43 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist43-
Total43
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 15 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration4-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)11-
Total15

Graduate Student Population at Wisconsin-La Crosse

For academic year 2021-2022, total 969 students enrolled into University of Wisconsin-La Crosse graduate schools where it has total 10,597 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 409 full-time and 560 part-time graduate students. By gender, 364 male and 605 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total969364605
Full-time409141268
Part-tme560223337
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 826 White (85.24%), 24 Black/African American (2.48%), 25 Hispanic (2.58%), 34 Asian (3.51%), and 60 students with other races. 35 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total969364605
American Indian/Native American413
Asian341519
Black/African American241014
Hispanic25916
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White826292534
Two More19910
Un-Known110
Non-resident Alien35269
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 557 graduate students (57.48% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 296 graduate students (30.55% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total969
Enrolled Online Exclusively557
Enrolled Some Online Courses296
Not in Online Courses116

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