Madison, WI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
9,237
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
28%
acceptance rate
3 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Certificate
      Doctor of Audiology (Au D)
      Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Accountancy (M Acc)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD)
      Master of Business Administration (MBA)
      Master of Engineering (ME)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
      Master of French Studies (MFS)
      Master of International Public Affairs (MIPA)
      Master of Music (MM)
      Master of Professional Studies (MPS)
      Master of Public Affairs (MPA)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1986
    • Doctoral Degrees 876
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

28% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 18,200
    • Accepted 5,135
    • Acceptance Rate 28
    • Enrolled 2,208
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $56
    • Application Fee - International $62
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesbachelor's degree from regionally-accredited U.S. institution or comparable degree from international institution; minimum GPA of 3.0 on the equivalent of the last 60 credits of undergraduate degree or on master's degree
    • Doctoral's Degreesbachelor's degree from regionally-accredited U.S. institution or comparable degree from international institution; minimum GPA of 3.0 on the equivalent of the last 60 credits of undergraduate degree or on master's degree
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesbachelor's degree from regionally-accredited U.S. institution or comparable degree from international institution; minimum GPA of 3.0 on the equivalent of the last 60 credits of undergraduate degree or on master's degree
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students9237
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students9237
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Full-time Percentage85%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian55%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student31%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty3,771
    • Full-time Percentage99%
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Location & Contact

Graduate School

University of Wisconsin-Madison

217 Bascom Hall 500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706
United States

Dr. William Karpus

Dean, Graduate School

Phone: 608-262-2433
Fax: 608-265-6742
Email: gsdean@grad.wisc.edu

Graduate School Reception

Phone: 608-262-2433
Fax: 608-265-6742
Email: gradadmiss@grad.wisc.edu


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