2200 E Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53201
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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-Milwaukee Flex serves 590 students (8% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 26%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 590 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,144
  • Out-state tuition: $12,128
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 1:1
  • Minority enrollment: 14%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 433 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex
(WI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
433 staff
419 staff
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Student Body

The student population of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex has declined by 95% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 47% over five years.
Total Enrollment
590 students
2,648 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
1:1
10:1
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# Full-Time Students
49 students
924 students
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# Part-Time Students
541 students
1,906 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
569 students
293 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
49 students
924 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
16 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
541 students
1,906 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
5 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
187 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
3%
4%
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% Hispanic
7%
8%
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% Black
2%
7%
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% White
86%
74%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.25
0.44
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
23%
32%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
0.83%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$36,000
$33,700
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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 declined by 42% 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 grown by 34% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$5,144
$4,173
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$12,128
$6,317
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
78%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$10,184
$11,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
100%
100%
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ACT Total Avg.
60
60
ACT Composite
21
21
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ACT English
19
19
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ACT Math
20
20
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ACT Writing
7
7
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Source: 2021 (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.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex cost?

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex's tuition is approximately $5,144 for In-State students and $12,128 for Out-State students.

What schools are University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex often compared to?

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flexis often viewed alongside schools like Madison Area Technical College by visitors of our site.

What is the acceptance rate of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex?

The acceptance rate of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex is 100%, which is equal to the state average of 100%.

What is University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex's ranking?

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex ranks among the top 20% of community college in Wisconsin for: Percent of students receiving financial aid and Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 590 students
  • In-state tuition: $5,144
  • Out-state tuition: $12,128
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 1:1
  • Minority enrollment: 14%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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