University of Wisconsin–Parkside

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Public university in Wisconsin

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About University of Wisconsin–Parkside

According to Wikipedia, The University of Wisconsin–Parkside is a public university in Somers, Wisconsin. It is part of the University of Wisconsin System and has 4,644 students, 161 full-time faculty, and 89 lecturers and part-time faculty. The university offers 33 undergraduate majors and 11 master's degrees in 22 academic departments. UW-Parkside is one of two universities in the UW System not named for the city in which it is located, the other being UW-Stout. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

University of Wisconsin–Parkside Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median ACT Score
2,048 66% 39% 20

How Much Does University of Wisconsin–Parkside Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$6,298 $1,146

How Much Do University of Wisconsin–Parkside Graduates Make?

If you graduate from University of Wisconsin–Parkside, then you can expect to earn an average of $42,600 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

University of Wisconsin–Parkside's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
3,740 3,417 323

Where is University of Wisconsin–Parkside?

University of Wisconsin–Parkside is located at 900 Wood Rd, Kenosha WI 53144

How Safe is University of Wisconsin–Parkside?

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

What Is University of Wisconsin–Parkside Known For?

University of Wisconsin–Parkside is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Wisconsin–Parkside's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Wisconsin–Parkside's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Wisconsin–Parkside's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice. Here are some of University of Wisconsin–Parkside's most famous alumni:

John Nichols
John Nichols
An American journalist.
Jimmy Banks
An American soccer player .
Linda Ham
Linda Ham
A NASA official.
Kim Merritt
An American long distance runner.
Dominic A. Cariello
A United States general.
Charles B. Green
Charles B. Green
A United States general.
John Antaramian
A Mayor of Kenosha, Wisconsin from 1992 to 2008.
Alex Pettit
Alex Pettit
A Chief Information Officer of the State of Oregon.
Laurie Bembenek
A Former policewoman and convicted murderer.
Robert Wirch
An American politician.
Van H. Wanggaard
An American police investigator turned politician.
James Kreuser
An American politician.