5602 Reseach Park Blvd., Suite 303
Madison, WI 53719
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  • The University of Wisconsin Colleges is a multi-campus institution that prepares students for success at the baccalaureate level of education, provides the first two years of a liberal arts general education that is accessible and affordable, and advances the Wisconsin Idea by bringing the resources of the University to the people of the state and the communities that provide and support its campuses.

School Highlights

University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex serves 186 students (3% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 186 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,144
  • Out-state tuition: $12,128
  • Acceptance Rate: 44%
  • Minority enrollment: 16%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

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Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 433 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex
(WI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional
Associate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
433 staff
417 staff
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Student Body

The student population of University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex has declined by 98% over five years.
The University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has grown by 91% over five years.
Total Enrollment
186 students
2,935 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
11:1
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# Full-Time Students
6 students
890 students
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# Part-Time Students
180 students
2,045 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex.
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
187 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
2%
4%
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% Hispanic
4%
9%
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% Black
4%
9%
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% White
84%
70%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
4%
4%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score
0.29
0.49
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College Completion Rate
23%
32%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of WI by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$36,000
$33,700
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of WI by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $5,144 is more than the state average of $4,173. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $12,128 is more than the state average of $6,317. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$5,144
$4,173
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$12,128
$6,317
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of WI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
73%
74%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in WI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$10,184
$11,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in WI by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in WI by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
44%
44%
This chart display the percent admitted of University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and the community college average percent admitted of WI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
ACT Total Avg.
60
60
ACT Composite
21
21
This chart display the ACT Composite score of University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and the community college average ACT Composite score of WI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
ACT English
19
19
This chart display the ACT English score of University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex and the community college average ACT English score of WI by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
ACT Math
20
20
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ACT Writing
7
7
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • Under the auspices of the University of Wisconsin System, the University of Wisconsin Colleges (UWC) provides an alternative way to take courses and get your online degree through UW Colleges Online. The University of Wisconsin Colleges offers general education courses at its 13 two-year campuses across the state. Students who take UW Colleges courses can earn an Associate of Arts and Science (AAS) degree, complete general education requirements for other degree programs, or take classes for other personal reasons. UW Colleges Online offers you this same opportunity to earn your degree or take individual general education classes entirely online. UW Colleges Online offers a fully accredited Associate of Arts & Science degree, provided entirely online through University of Wisconsin Colleges. We are dedicated to providing you the same high quality and easily transferable general education courses that you would earn through coursework at one of our thirteen UW Colleges campuses. Fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, UW Colleges Online adheres to the Guidelines for Distance Education espoused by the North Central Association (NCA) Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 186 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,144
  • Out-state tuition: $12,128
  • Acceptance Rate: 44%
  • Minority enrollment: 16%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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