University of Wisconsin-Parkside

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$6,298
0% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$10,154
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
9.37%
Default Rate
2019 Acceptance Rate
65.8%
2,256 Applicants
2019 Enrolled Students
4,388
75.1% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
38.1%
246 Graduates

About

University of Wisconsin-Parkside is a higher education institution located in Kenosha County, WI. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at University of Wisconsin-Parkside were General Business Administration & Management (128 degrees awarded), General Psychology (80 degrees), and Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (64 degrees).

In 2019, 957 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at University of Wisconsin-Parkside. 52.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 47.4% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (650 degrees), 4.55 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (143 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is $6,298, which is $−20,982 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($27,280).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is $6,298, which is $−20,982 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($27,280).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,154.

In 2019, 52% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 49% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$6,298
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at University of Wisconsin-Parkside was $6,298. The cost of tuition at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is $−20,982 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($27,280).

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Average Net Price

$10,154
2019 Value
2.45%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 University of Wisconsin-Parkside had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,154. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of University of Wisconsin-Parkside grew by 2.45%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,776
Room and Board
$700
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at University of Wisconsin-Parkside was of $7,776 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $700. The cost of room and board decreased by 0.269% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

52%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
49%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

52% of undergraduate students at University of Wisconsin-Parkside received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to 2018, when 52% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
9.37%
2017 Default Rate
115
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at University of Wisconsin-Parkside was 9.37%, which represents 115 out of the 1227 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

University of Wisconsin-Parkside received 2,256 undergraduate applications in 2019, which represents a 4.93% annual growth. Out of those 2,256 applicants, 1,485 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 65.8% acceptance rate.

There were 4,388 students enrolled at University of Wisconsin-Parkside in 2019, and 0% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

University of Wisconsin-Parkside has an overall enrollment yield of 44.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

65.8%
Acceptance Rate in 2019
1,485
Accepted Out of 2,256

In 2019, the undergraduate acceptance rate of University of Wisconsin-Parkside was 65.8% (1,485 admissions from 2,256 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2018, which was 67.1%. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of applicants grew by 4.93%, while admissions grew by 2.91%.

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SAT Scores

0%
Submission Percentage
0
Scores Submitted

0% of enrolled first-time students at University of Wisconsin-Parkside in 2019 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

University of Wisconsin-Parkside has a total enrollment of 4,388 students. The full-time enrollment at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is 3,294 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,094. This means that 75.1% of students enrolled at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at University of Wisconsin-Parkside, both undergraduate and graduate, is 64.1% White, 17.4% Hispanic or Latino, 8.04% Black or African American, 4.31% Two or More Races, 3.65% Asian, 0.205% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.137% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at University of Wisconsin-Parkside in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (33.2%), followed by White Male (29.5%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (11.2%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (32.5%), followed by White Male (30.5%) and Black or African American Female (3.97%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

75.1%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at University of Wisconsin-Parkside, both undergraduate and graduate, is 4,388 students. The full-time enrollment at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is 3,294 and the part-time enrollment is 1,094. This means that 75.1% of students enrolled at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are enrolled full-time compared with 81.1% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

73%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at University of Wisconsin-Parkside was 73%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), University of Wisconsin-Parkside had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    2,812
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    764
  3. Black or African American
    353

The enrolled student population at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is 64.1% White, 17.4% Hispanic or Latino, 8.04% Black or African American, 4.31% Two or More Races, 3.65% Asian, 0.205% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.137% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 55% White, 14% Black or African American, and 13.1% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0 students (0%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 49 more women than men received degrees from University of Wisconsin-Parkside. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is white (650 degrees awarded). There were 4.55 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (143 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is General Business Administration & Management (128 degrees awarded), followed by General Psychology (80 degrees) and Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (64 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at University of Wisconsin-Parkside, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (47 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (32 degrees), and Psychology (102 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are Other managers (309,031 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (235,995 people), Postsecondary teachers (200,314 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (193,026 people), and Secondary school teachers (147,537 people).

The most specialized majors at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (47 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (32 degrees), Psychology (102 degrees), History (18 degrees), and Communications (58 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are Surgeons, Agents & business managers of artists, performers, & athletes, Physicians, Computer hardware engineers, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (47 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (32 degrees), Psychology (102 degrees), History (18 degrees), and Communications (58 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are Elementary & secondary schools (701,941 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (500,885 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (323,697 people), Computer Systems Design (224,404 people), and Outpatient care centers (201,108 people).

The most specialized majors at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (47 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (32 degrees), Psychology (102 degrees), History (18 degrees), and Communications (58 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by University of Wisconsin-Parkside.
Most Common
  1. 128 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 80 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 64 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at University of Wisconsin-Parkside was General Business Administration & Management with 128 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

454
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
503
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 454 degrees were awarded to men at University of Wisconsin-Parkside, which is 0.903 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (503).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 78 degrees were awarded to men at University of Wisconsin-Parkside in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.15 times more than the 68 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 68 degrees were awarded to women at University of Wisconsin-Parkside in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.872 times less than the 78 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

10%
100% Completion Time
34%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 10% of students graduating from University of Wisconsin-Parkside completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 34% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 38% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (66.7%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is Female and Asian (66.7% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.407% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    650 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    143 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    58 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is white (650 degrees awarded). There were 4.55 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (143 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    343 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    307 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    75 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at University of Wisconsin-Parkside is white female (343 degrees awarded). There were 1.12 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (307 degrees).

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Operations

University of Wisconsin-Parkside has an endowment valued at nearly $7.63M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $488k (6.4%), compared to the 3.99% average return ($1.62M on $40.7M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2019, University of Wisconsin-Parkside had a total salary expenditure of $73.8M. University of Wisconsin-Parkside employs 58 Associate professors, 41 Assistant professors, and 39 Lecturers. Most academics at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are Male Associate professors (35), Female Lecturers(23), and Female Associate professors (23).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Wisconsin-Parkside are: Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 58 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 55 employees, and Management with 41 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$7.63M
2019 Endowment
1.56%
decline from 2018

University of Wisconsin-Parkside has an endowment valued at about $7.63M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of University of Wisconsin-Parkside declined 1.56% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $33.1M lower than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $1.13M - Federal
  2. $25.8k - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, University of Wisconsin-Parkside received $1.13M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $25.8k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$28.1M
2019 Salaries
6.58%
growth from 2018

In 2019, University of Wisconsin-Parkside paid a median of $28.1M in salaries, which represents 38.1% of their overall expenditure ($73.8M) and a 6.58% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.888% growth from 2017 and a 2.51% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 15.5M (41% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$10.1M
Instructional Salaries
162
Number of Employees

In 2019, University of Wisconsin-Parkside paid a total of $10.1M to 162 employees working as instructors, which represents 36% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.89M (31.6%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
58 Employees
Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
58 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at University of Wisconsin-Parkside were Associate professor with 58 employees; Assistant professor with 41 employees; and Assistant professor with 39 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Wisconsin-Parkside were Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 58 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 55 employees; and Management with 41 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Associate professor
  2. Female Lecturer
  3. Female Associate professor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at University of Wisconsin-Parkside was Male Associate professor with 35 employees, Female Lecturer with 23 employees, and Female Associate professor with 23 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at University of Wisconsin-Parkside.

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