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Marquette University
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  • 4 Year
  • MILWAUKEE, WI

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

About

1250 W WISCONSIN AVENUE
MILWAUKEE, WI 53233
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Big East Conference
From Marquette University

Marquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university located near the heart of downtown Milwaukee, Wis., that offers a comprehensive range of majors in 11 nationally and internationally recognized colleges and schools.

A Marquette education offers students a virtually unlimited number of paths and destinations and prepares them for the world by asking them to think critically about it.

Along the way, we ask one thing of every student: Be The Difference.

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Marquette University 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
February 1
Acceptance Rate
82%
SAT Range
1160-1340
ACT Range
25-30
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$34,732 / 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
$25,603 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 123 responses
58%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 142 responses
45%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 142 responses

Majors

Joint Biomedical Engineering Program

In partnership with the Medical College of Wisconsin, this program delivers an educational experience through innovative medical research and clinical practice. This partnership provides a foundation for you to join the next generation of biomedical engineers, scientists, and physicians through rehabilitation medicine, orthopaedics, trauma, and cardiovascular and pulmonary physiology.

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
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    90%
  • On Campus
    6%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,715 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
309
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
22%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 100 responses
  • Genuine
    25%
  • White
    19%
  • Rich
    16%
  • Leaders
    14%
  • Down to Earth
    11%
  • Invested
    5%
  • Unique
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
94%
Poll
59%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 164 responses
Poll
67%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 181 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 104 responses
  • We are Marquette
    48%
  • Be the difference
    36%
  • All of the above
    7%
  • City Life
    2%
  • Drink till DPS shows up.
    2%
  • Strict
    2%
  • Unsafe
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$62,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
84%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
97%
National
83%
92%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 86 responses

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