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Marquette University
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  • 4 Year
  • MILWAUKEE, WI

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Marquette University is currently open for students with strict adherence to the recommendations of the CDC and Wisconsin Department of Health Services concerning coronavirus (COVID-19). During this time, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions will remain open primarily through remote operations, and will offer a limited number of small on-campus visit options. Learn More

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

About

1250 W WISCONSIN AVENUE ROOM 136
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

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
83%
SAT Range
1120-1320
ACT Range
24-29
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$34,120 / 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
$23,476 / 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
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 123 responses
59%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 140 responses
45%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 140 responses

Majors

STEM-MBA Accelerated Degree Program

Earn an undergraduate degree in one of several science, engineering, technology or mathematics fields - and an MBA - in as little as five years. Employers are constantly looking for graduates with scientific, technical, and business skills. The STEM-MBA program will help you to stand out in today's high-tech workforce - with only one additional year in school.

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
    8%
  • On Campus
    92%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
8,175 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
340
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
21%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 98 responses
  • Genuine
    24%
  • White
    19%
  • Rich
    16%
  • Leaders
    13%
  • Down to Earth
    11%
  • Invested
    5%
  • Unique
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
96%
Poll
59%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 162 responses
Poll
67%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 179 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 102 responses
  • We are Marquette
    48%
  • Be the difference
    35%
  • 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
82%
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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