University of Wisconsin--La Crosse Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at University of Wisconsin--La Crosse is 20:1, and the school has 31.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Wisconsin--La Crosse include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; Health Professions and Related Programs; Education; and Social Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 85.8 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts Sciences (biological or physical)
Humanities History
Mathematics Social science
English (including composition)
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 20:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 20%
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 13%
Health Professions and Related Programs 12%
Education 10%
Social Sciences 8%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Associate, Bachelor's, Post-bachelor's certificate, Master's, Doctorate - other
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences N/A
Service learning N/A
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience N/A
Writing in the disciplines N/A
Undergraduate research/creative projects N/A
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program No
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit Yes

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 86%
4-year graduation rate 36%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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