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Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade C
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

3400 S 43rd St
Milwaukee, WI 53234
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
From Alverno College

At Alverno, you will learn, live and grow in a close, diverse and supportive community where teachers become mentors, classmates become lifelong friends and you become who you're meant to be.

In the classroom and beyond, you'll gain access to opportunities that will shape and stretch you, getting you ready for your next step. Our abilities-based curriculum and performance-based assessment process will give you the skills most in demand by today's employers.

We're one of the nation's largest Catholic women's colleges, and our students come from all faiths and backgrounds. You'll be surrounded by supportive classmates and professors who know you by name. Plus, our location gives you easy access to all Milwaukee has to offer.

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Alverno College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
69%
SAT Range
770-1050
ACT Range
16-22
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
No

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Cost

Net Price
$18,384 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$18,927 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 47 responses
86%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 58 responses
62%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 58 responses

Majors

Nursing at Alverno

Alverno College is proud to educate highly skilled nurses. There are no waitlists for admission, and clinical placements are guaranteed for ALL nursing students. You'll find that our small class sizes, top-notch professors and state-of-the-art simulation center will get you ready for success.

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • All
    0%
  • None
    95%
  • Some
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
907 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
198
Undergrads Over 25
19%
Pell Grant
62%
Varsity Athletes
7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 47 responses
  • All of the above, really
    45%
  • Independent
    17%
  • Hard working
    15%
  • Ambitious
    13%
  • Confident
    11%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
36%
Poll
59%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 69 responses
Poll
58%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 79 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 46 responses
  • Outstanding acedemic, student life and helpful
    48%
  • Academic Excellency
    17%
  • Student success is priority
    15%
  • Academcially unique and ability-based
    13%
  • Academically Different
    4%
  • Home away from home
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
49%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
92%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 39 responses

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