Milwaukee School of Engineering

1025 N Broadway, Milwaukee, United States
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Overview of Milwaukee School of Engineering

About this school

The Milwaukee School of Engineering, founded in 1903, is a private school. Its 14-acre campus is located in downtown Milwaukee.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,610
    • Men:1,917 (73.4%)
    • Women:693 (26.6%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Milwaukee School of Engineering is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
4
-
Science
4
-
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
September 1
SAT Only
Considered if submitted
September 1
ACT Only
Considered if submitted
September 1
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
Considered if submitted
September 1
SAT Subject Tests Only
Considered if submitted
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1025 North Broadway
City, State, Zip
Milwaukee, WI  53202-3109
Phone
(414) 277-6763
Fax
(414) 277-7475
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins October 1
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
63% of 2,893 applicants were admitted
Women
57% of 832 applicants were admitted
Men
65% of 2,061 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
686 (38%) of 1,818 admitted students enrolled
Women
178 (38%) of 471 admitted students enrolled
Men
508 (38%) of 1,347 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.67
375 And Above
44%
3.50 - 3.74
22%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
11%
2.50 - 2.99
5%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
649 average |603-710 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
32%
• Score 600 - 700
44%
• Score 500 - 600
24%
• Score 400 - 500
0%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
550-650 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
15%
• Score 600 - 700
38%
• Score 500 - 600
35%
• Score 400 - 500
12%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
27 average |25-30 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
26%
• Score 24 - 29
62%
• Score 18 - 23
12%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $40,749 (76.37048559701633%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,408 (17.63217572202335%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,000 (1.8741683378001013%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,200 (4.123170343160223%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Milwaukee School of Engineering accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning January 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003868
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
509 (92.5%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
450 (88.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
450 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
95 (21.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
84%
Average Award
$30,726
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 450 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $27,930
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 367 (81.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,428
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 66 (14.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
92 (16.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,803

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
2,184 (85.3%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,983 (90.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,983 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
435 (21.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$28,577
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,983 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $24,940
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,626 (82.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,435
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 309 (15.6%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
422 (16.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,893

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
76%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$38,421
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Business, Communication, Computer Science, Engineering/Technologies, Home Economics, Mathematics
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,248

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Quarter

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


138

Part-Time Faculty


114

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


46%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 11% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 26% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 49% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 14% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 22% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 55% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 23% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
536,917

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
50
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Milwaukee School of Engineering provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


85.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


42.2%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


63.5%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


67.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (21)


  • Actuarial Science
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Engineering, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Operations Research
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Engineering, Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science in Architectural Engineering, Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study (16)


  • Architectural Engineering
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Business Education
  • Cardiovascular Sciences
  • Civil Engineering
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences/Medical Technology
  • Construction Management
  • Engineering Management
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Management
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Medical Informatics
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Perfusion

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


598,916

Nearest Metropolitan Area


22 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
11.6 average low in January, 74.9 average high in September
Rain
125 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
8 mile(s) from campus in Milwaukee
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Milwaukee
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Milwaukee

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


30% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


70%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Roscoe Raider
School Colors
Red and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, softball, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Milwaukee School of Engineering offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, national fraternities, national sororities, student union board, greek council, student government association, residence hall association, intervarsity christian fellowship

Sororities


12% of women participate

Fraternities


5% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Mostly men

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,508

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,610
Women
693
Men
1,917

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 4.5% Asian
  • 2.3% Black/African-American
  • 6.2% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 74.5% White
  • 9.0% Unknown

International Students


10.1% from 26 countries

Average Age


22

Number of Graduate Students


213

Student Resources

Study resources