Marquette University

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Marquette University Overview

Student population

Address1250 W Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI
School Websitewww.marquette.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Marquette University is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 15,574 students applied to Marquette University. Of those students, 12,717 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Marquette University was $41,290, in addition to fees of $580. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Marquette University.

Marquette University has a 85% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Marquette University Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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The Marquette University acceptance rate is 82%. To put this into perspective, 12,717 of the 15,574 students who applied to Marquette University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Marquette University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Marquette University had an SAT score between the range of 1,150 and 1,320. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Marquette University was between 24 and 30 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Marquette University as part of their application.

Marquette University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Marquette University, the tuition for in-state residents is $41,290. Combined with fees of $580, room and board costs of $12,720, other expenses of $2,555 and the $912 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $41,870 in tuition.

Students at Marquette University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Marquette University was $5,619 last year, with 22% of students being awarded federal aid.

Marquette University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Marquette University.

Marquette University has a good gender split, with 54% of undergraduates being female and 46% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 67% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 32% of students come from in-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Marquette University is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Marquette University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
ENGINEERING
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
SOCIAL SCIENCES
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
PSYCHOLOGY
EDUCATION

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