Student Population by Gender

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has a total 27,012 enrolled students. By gender, 12,423 male and 14,589 female students (male-female ratio: 46:54) are attending UWM.
22,337 students have enrolled in undergraduate programs and 4,675 students joined graduate programs at UWM.
Total Student Enrolled In Academic Year 2018-2019 at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total27,01222,3374,675
Men12,42310,5671,856
Women14,58911,7702,819

Student Distribution by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, 18,123 White, 1,793 Black and 1,583 Asian students out of total 27,012 are attending at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Comprehensive enrollment statistic data by race/ethnicity is shown in next chart.
All Students Undergraduate Graduate
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (all students) at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Undergraduate) at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Student Race/Ethnicity Distribution (Graduate) at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Transfer-in Students (Undergraduate)

Among 22,337 enrolled in undergraduate programs, 1,637 are transfer-in students. The percentage of transfer-in students is 7.33%.1,340 students have transferred in as full-time status and 297 students transferred in as part-time status.
Transfer-in Students Population by Attendance Status at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Student Age Distribution

All Students Undergraduate Graduate
By age category, 316 students are younger than 18 and 31 students are older than 65 at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. UWM has 19,137 students aged under 25 and 7,875 students aged 25 and over out of 27,012 total students.
Students Age Distribution by Gender at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
In undergraduate programs, 315 students are younger than 18 and 21 students are older than 65. UWM has 18,059 undergraduate students aged under 25 and 4,278 students aged 25 and over.
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Undergraduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
In graduate schools at UWM, 1 students are younger than 18 and 10 students are older than 65. It has 1,078 graduate students aged under 25 and 3,597 students aged 25 and over.
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Gender at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Graduate Students Age Distribution by Attendance Status at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2,373 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 7,217 students are enrolled in some online courses.
All StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online Courses Enrolled in Some Online Courses
All Students27,0122,3737,217
Undergraduate22,3371,6036,340
Graduate4,675770877
Online Courses Student Enrollment at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Online Courses

2,001 students lived in Wisconsin or jurisdiction in which the school is located are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 372 students live in other State or outside of the United States.
Wisconsin ResidentsOther States in U.S. Outside of U.S.
All Students2,00135715
Undergraduate1,4731237
Graduate5282348
Student Location Enrolled Exclusively In Distance Learning Course

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