Edgewood College

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Private Dominican liberal arts college in Madison, Wisconsin

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About Edgewood College

According to Wikipedia, Edgewood College is a private Dominican college in Madison, Wisconsin. The college occupies a campus overlooking the shores of Lake Wingra. History The Edgewood College property was bought in 1855 by Mr. Ashmead from Governor Leonard J. Farwell, and later developed by Samuel Marshall. He added to the land by planting trees, formal gardens, and climbing grapevines on trellises. Governor Cadwallader Washburn purchased Edgewood Villa in 1873, making it his home. Later, he donated it to the Dominican Sisters for educational purposes.

Edgewood College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,295 91% 65% 1080 22

How Much Does Edgewood College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$32,600
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $20,237
30K - 48K $20,212
48K - 75K $22,583
75K - 110K $26,301
110K+ $32,013

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Edgewood College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Edgewood College, then you can expect to earn an average of $47,600 per year. You also have a 92% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Edgewood College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,655 1,292 363

Where is Edgewood College?

Edgewood College is located at 1000 Edgewood College Drive, Madison WI 53711-1997

How Safe is Edgewood College?

Madison has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Edgewood College Known For?

Edgewood College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Edgewood College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Edgewood College's Most Influential Alumni?

Edgewood College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Sociology, and Philosophy. Here are some of Edgewood College's most famous alumni:

Jeff Erlanger
A Disability advocate.
Alexis Herman
An American politician.
Becca Hamilton
Becca Hamilton
An American female curler.
Spencer Zimmerman
An American perennial candidate.