University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Graduate Schools

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (referred to as UWM) is a Public, 4 years school located in Milwaukee, WI. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is $12,050 for Wisconsin residents and $25,282 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,675 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 27,012 including undergraduate students.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Graduate School Overview

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (referred to as UWM) is a Public, 4 years school located in Milwaukee, WI. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1969 - Current[Estimated Date]).
University of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (referred to as UWM)
Address2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211
Phone414-229-1122
Webhttps://uwm.edu
Online Applicationhttps://apply.wisconsin.edu
Financial Infohttps://uwm.edu/onestop/contact/financial-aid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is $12,050 for Wisconsin residents and $25,282 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,675 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 27,012 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 113 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 7 programs are available online classes.
UWM Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$25,282
$12,050 for Wisconsin Residents
Student Population4,675
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs113 graduate programs
(7 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is $12,050 for Wisconsin residents and $25,282 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $659 for Wisconsin residents and $1,486 for out-of-state students. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee offers the alternative tuition plans.
UWM 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Wisconsin Residents$12,050
Out-of-State$25,282
Tuition per Credit Hour
Wisconsin Residents$659
Out-of-State$1,486
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 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 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 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 UWM
Distance Learning (Online Classes)7 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • 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

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is $12,050 for Wisconsin residents and $25,282 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 1.45% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Wisconsin ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$10,387$1,338$23,424$1,338
2016-2017$10,387$1,402$23,424$1,402
2017-2018$10,387$1,474$23,424$1,474
2018-2019$10,387$1,497$23,424$1,497
2019-2020$10,543$1,507$23,775$1,507
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $14,188 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. On-campus living costs are increased by 0.64% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,188. Off-campus living costs are increased by 0.64% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$10,030$3,306$10,030$3,306
2016-2017$10,030$3,306$10,030$3,306
2017-2018$10,560$3,306$10,560$3,306
2018-2019$10,728$3,370$10,728$3,370
2019-2020$10,792$3,396$10,792$3,396
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $659 for Wisconsin residents and $1,486 for other students at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 1.50% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Wisconsin ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$649$1,464
2016-2017$649$1,464
2017-2018$649$1,464
2018-2019$649$1,464
2019-2020$659$1,486

Graduate Programs at UWM

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee offers 123 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,515 students have completed their study at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Offered Degrees at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree6311,166
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship330185
Doctor's degree - other2048
Post Bachelor's Degree210113
Post Master's Degree403
Total12311,515

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee offers 123 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,515 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,166 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 48 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 113 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 3 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 5 completers-
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management5-
Architecture [+] 46 completers-
0-
Architecture41$49,200
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning5-
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
African Studies0-
Women's Studies4-
Communication and Journalism [+] 6 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3-
Mass Communication/Media Studies3-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 45 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology22-
Information Science/Studies3-
Computer Science20-
Education [+] 129 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction26$49,800
Educational Leadership and Administration80$45,900
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education11-
Special Education and Teaching11-
Art Teacher Education1-
Engineering [+] 77 completers-
Engineering77-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 11 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures7-
Linguistics0-
Language Interpretation and Translation0-
Spanish Language and Literature4-
English Language And Literature [+] 4 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 1 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies1-
Library Science [+] (1 completers) 101 completers$41,200
Library and Information Science101$41,200
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 14 completers-
Mathematics14-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 7 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution7-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 12 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science12-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 10 completers-
Philosophy10-
Physical Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology2-
Chemistry1-
Geology/Earth Science9-
Physics5-
Psychology [+] 82 completers-
Psychology15-
School Psychology13-
Educational Psychology54-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 4 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies4-
Human Services [+] 147 completers-
0-
Public Administration6-
Social Work141$46,300
Social Sciences [+] 45 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology10-
Economics1-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics14-
Geography0-
Political Science and Government2-
Sociology7-
Urban Studies/Affairs3-
Social Sciences (other)8-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 41 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts9-
Dance9-
Art/Art Studies2-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation2-
Music19-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 125 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist27-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management3-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist3-
Public Health28$43,200
Occupational Therapy/Therapist35-
Medical Informatics3-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse26$62,800
Business [+] 217 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management99$60,900
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management11-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)107-
History [+] 11 completers-
History11-
Total1,166
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management1-
Architecture [+] 3 completers-
0-
Architecture3-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
African Studies0-
African-American/Black Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 10 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric10-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Science/Studies4-
Education [+] 10 completers-
Education0-
Urban Education and Leadership10-
Engineering [+] 22 completers-
Engineering22-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 1 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics1-
English Language And Literature [+] 15 completers-
English Language and Literature15-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 7 completers-
Mathematics7-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry11-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Physics6-
Psychology [+] 27 completers-
Psychology16-
Educational Psychology11-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Social Work1-
Social Sciences [+] 29 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology8-
Economics5-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics4-
Geography2-
Political Science and Government2-
Sociology4-
Urban Studies/Affairs4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 23 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health2-
Public Health (other)0-
Medical Informatics4-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse16-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)1-
Business [+] 7 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)7-
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total185
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 48 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist21-
Nursing Practice27-
Total48
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 3 completers-
Women's Studies3-
Education [+] 14 completers$42,200
Education7$42,200
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration5-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism2-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 1 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Language Interpretation and Translation1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 17 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology4-
Museology/Museum Studies12-
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology0-
Dispute Resolution1-
Social Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Criminology0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Digital Arts0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 45 completers-
Health and Wellness42-
Chiropractic0-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor3-
Business [+] 29 completers-
Business/Commerce13-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management7-
Investments and Securities7-
International Business/Trade/Commerce1-
Real Estate0-
Taxation1-
Total113
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 1 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing2-
Clinical Nurse Specialist0-
Total3

Graduate Student Population at UWM

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,675 students enrolled into University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee graduate schools where it has total 27,012 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 2,684 full-time and 1,991 part-time students. By gender, 1,856 male and 2,819 female students are attending University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,6751,8562,819
Full-time2,6841,0801,604
Part-tme1,9917761,215
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
There are 3,066 White (65.58%), 253 Black/African American (5.41%), 282 Hispanic (6.03%), 196 Asian (4.19%), and 878 students with other races. 659 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,6751,8562,819
American Indian/Native American291019
Asian19679117
Black/African American25364189
Hispanic282108174
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander541
White3,0661,1311,935
Two More1074067
Un-Known783048
Non-resident Alien659390269
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 770 graduate students (16.47% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 877 graduate students (18.76% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Number of Students
Total4,675
Enrolled Online Exclusively770
Enrolled Some Online Courses877
Not in Online Courses3,028
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. 1,076 students are aged 20 to 24 (23.02% of total students), 2 students are aged below 20 (0.04%), 209 students are aged above 50 (4.47%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,6751,8562,819
Under 18110
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2120515
Age 22-241,056383673
Age 25-291,586615971
Age 30-34866408458
Age 35-39502211291
Age 40-49434160274
Age 50-6419968131
Over 641055

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