3,818
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Wisconsin–Madison / College of Letters and Science is located in Madison, WI, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Certificate)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Music (MM)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of French Studies (MFS)
Master of Public Affairs (MPA)
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD)
Master of International Public Affairs (MIPA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 758
Doctoral Degrees 324

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

60
Applied
51
Accepted
21
Enrolled
85%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Traineership

Student Body

3818
Total Graduate Students
18%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
81%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.46%
Black or African American 1.91%
White or Caucasian 67%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.34%
Asian 2.8%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.64%

Gender

Male (52%)
Female (47%)

Faculty

965
Total faculty
Full-time (917)
Part-time (48)
Male (703)
Female (262)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
72,400,000

Location & Contact

Address 500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI  53706-1380
United States
Contact Phillip R. Certain
Phone: 608-262-1234