Fast Facts

Honors College Statistics

Established  1960
Current Student Enrollment  660
Student to Faculty Ratio in Honors Courses  15:1
% of Students Completing Double Majors, Minors, and/or certificates   38%
% of Students Who Receive Scholarships  59%
% of Students Studying Abroad   35.8%
% Completing Undergraduate Research  14%

Fall 16 New Freshman Profile

Size of Freshman Class  215
Average Unweighted High School GPA 3.773
Average Rank Percentile  88%
Average ACT 28.43

Graduate Profile

% of graduates who have completed a double major and/or minor 53%
Average UWM Honors College graduate GPA 3.752

Recent UWM Honors College graduates have placed into schools and programs such as:

Medical Schools
Indiana University School of Optometry
Logan University College of Chiropractic
Medical College of Wisconsin
Tufts University Dental School
University College of London
University of California-San Francisco School of Dentistry
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Law Schools
Florida Coastal School of Law
Georgetown University
John Marshall School of Law in Chicago
Marquette University
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

PhD Programs
Bowling Green State University, Organizational Psychology
Colorado State, Atmospheric Sciences
Marquette University, Clinical Psychology
San Francisco State University, Philosophy
University of Chicago, Physics
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Philosophy
University of North Carolina, History
University of Southern California, Geobiology
University of St. Andrews,Scotland, Modern History
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Creative Writing
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Biomedical and Health Informatics

Masters Programs
Boston College
Georgetown University, Security Studies
John’s Hopkins University, Real Estate and Infrastructure
Luther Seminary
Marquette University, Clinical Counseling
Marquette University, Speech and Language Pathology
New School of Research
New York University-Tisch School of the Arts
North Carolina State University, Financial Mathematics
Northern Illinois University, Speech Language Pathology PhD track
Savannah College of Art and Design
Syracuse University, Architecture
Syracuse University Setnor School of Music
University of London
University of London School of Oriental and African Studies
University of Michigan, Accounting
University of Michigan, Architecture
University of Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
University of Sussex, Anthropology
University of Virginia, Systems and Information Engineering
University of Westminster, Multimedia Journalism
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Architecture
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Behavioral Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Business Administration
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Communication Sciences and Disorders
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Music Composition
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Philosophy
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Public Accounting
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Women’s Studies
Vanderbilt University
Washington State University, Evolutionary Anthropology

Work
3 Ton Group, Media
American Civil Liberties Union
Aurora Psychiatric Hospital
Baha’i World Centre, Israel, Research
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum
City of Milwaukee Police Department
EMTEQ Aerospace
Fund for Public Interest
Google
HGA Architects and Engineers
Milwaukee Film Festival
Milwaukee Public School District
Milwaukee Youth Theatre, Educational Outreach Coordinator
Mozilla, Public Relations
New England Center for Children
Novum Structures LLC, Preconstruction Designer
Peace Corps
United States Marine Corps

Internships
Ensemble Theater
Gravity Marketing
Harley Davidson
Nissan Motor Company, Engineering
Price Waterhouse Cooper
Renaissance Theater
Third Coast Digest