Edgewood College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$30,600
3.73% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$26,959
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
3.5%
Default Rate
2019 Acceptance Rate
72.4%
1,397 Applicants
2019 Enrolled Students
2,038
64.6% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
63.2%
215 Graduates

About

Edgewood College is a higher education institution located in Dane County, WI. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Edgewood College were Registered Nursing (112 degrees awarded), General Business (37 degrees), and General Psychology (30 degrees).

In 2019, 641 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Edgewood College. 72.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 27.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (508 degrees), 13.4 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (38 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Edgewood College is $30,600, which is $2,100 more than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($28,500).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Edgewood College is $30,600, which is $2,100 more than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($28,500).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $26,959.

In 2019, 85% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 62% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$30,600
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Edgewood College was $30,600. The cost of tuition at Edgewood College is $2,100 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Doctoral Universities ($28,500).

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Average Net Price

$26,959
2019 Value
2.13%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Edgewood College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $26,959. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Edgewood College grew by 2.13%.

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Other Student Expenses

$10,460
Room and Board
$800
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Edgewood College was of $10,460 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $800. The cost of room and board increased by 4.89% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

85%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
62%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

85% of undergraduate students at Edgewood College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 2.3% with respect to 2018, when 87% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
3.5%
2017 Default Rate
24
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Edgewood College was 3.5%, which represents 24 out of the 685 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Edgewood College received 1,397 undergraduate applications in 2019, which represents a 10.4% annual decline. Out of those 1,397 applicants, 1,011 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 72.4% acceptance rate.

There were 2,038 students enrolled at Edgewood College in 2019, and 3% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Edgewood College has an overall enrollment yield of 23.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

72.4%
Acceptance Rate in 2019
1,011
Accepted Out of 1,397

In 2019, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Edgewood College was 72.4% (1,011 admissions from 1,397 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2018, which was 72.9%. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of applicants declined by −10.4%, while admissions declined by −11.1%.

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SAT Scores

3%
Submission Percentage
6
Scores Submitted

3% of enrolled first-time students at Edgewood College in 2019 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Edgewood College has a total enrollment of 2,038 students. The full-time enrollment at Edgewood College is 1,316 students and the part-time enrollment is 722. This means that 64.6% of students enrolled at Edgewood College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Edgewood College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 73.7% White, 8.24% Hispanic or Latino, 4.27% Black or African American, 3.29% Two or More Races, 2.36% Asian, 0.393% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.147% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Edgewood College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (57.3%), followed by White Male (18.8%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (6.21%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (52%), followed by White Male (17.6%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (7.2%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

64.6%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Edgewood College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,038 students. The full-time enrollment at Edgewood College is 1,316 and the part-time enrollment is 722. This means that 64.6% of students enrolled at Edgewood College are enrolled full-time compared with 77.6% at similar Doctoral Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

79%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Edgewood College was 79%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Doctoral Universities (83%), Edgewood College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,501
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    168
  3. Black or African American
    87

The enrolled student population at Edgewood College is 73.7% White, 8.24% Hispanic or Latino, 4.27% Black or African American, 3.29% Two or More Races, 2.36% Asian, 0.393% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.147% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Doctoral Universities is 50.3% White, 14.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.48% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 64 students (3.14%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 293 more women than men received degrees from Edgewood College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Edgewood College is white (508 degrees awarded). There were 13.4 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (38 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Edgewood College is Registered Nursing (112 degrees awarded), followed by General Business (37 degrees) and General Psychology (30 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Edgewood College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Education (164 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (13 degrees), and Communications (25 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,612,487 people), Registered nurses (1,470,665 people), Secondary school teachers (552,847 people), Other managers (367,052 people), and Education administrators (339,801 people).

The most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Education (164 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (13 degrees), Communications (25 degrees), Psychology (30 degrees), and Health (159 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Surgeons, Physicians, Computer hardware engineers, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, and Actuaries

The most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Education (164 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (13 degrees), Communications (25 degrees), Psychology (30 degrees), and Health (159 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Elementary & secondary schools (3,262,201 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,762,811 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (700,821 people), Outpatient care centers (417,338 people), and Offices of physicians (318,339 people).

The most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Education (164 degrees awarded), Physical Sciences (13 degrees), Communications (25 degrees), Psychology (30 degrees), and Health (159 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Edgewood College.
Most Common
  1. 112 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 37 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 30 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Edgewood College was Registered Nursing with 112 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

174
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
467
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 174 degrees were awarded to men at Edgewood College, which is 0.373 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (467).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 22 degrees were awarded to men at Edgewood College in General Business, which is 1.47 times more than the 15 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 110 degrees were awarded to women at Edgewood College in Registered Nursing, which is 8.46 times more than the 13 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

38%
100% Completion Time
61%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 38% of students graduating from Edgewood College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 61% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 62% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Edgewood College is Male and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Doctoral Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.465% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    508 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    38 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    21 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Edgewood College is white (508 degrees awarded). There were 13.4 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (38 degrees).

1.72% of degree recipients (11 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    384 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    124 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    23 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Edgewood College is white female (384 degrees awarded). There were 3.1 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (124 degrees).

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Operations

Edgewood College has an endowment valued at nearly $55.4M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $841k (1.52%), compared to the 4.24% average return ($13.2M on $311M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2019, Edgewood College had a total salary expenditure of $48.7M. Edgewood College employs 53 Lecturers, 42 Associate professors, and 25 Professors. Most academics at Edgewood College are Female Lecturers (35), Female Associate professors(28), and Male Lecturers (18).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Edgewood College are: Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 47 employees, Management, with 41 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 35 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$55.4M
2019 Endowment
2.82%
decline from 2018

Edgewood College has an endowment valued at about $55.4M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Edgewood College declined 2.82% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $256M lower than than the median endowment of Doctoral Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Doctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $504k - Federal
  2. $2.29k - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Edgewood College received $504k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $2.29k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$23.9M
2019 Salaries
2.63%
growth from 2018

In 2019, Edgewood College paid a median of $23.9M in salaries, which represents 49.1% of their overall expenditure ($48.7M) and a 2.63% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.0583% decline from 2017 and a 0.346% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Doctoral Universities is 234M (42.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$8.16M
Instructional Salaries
144
Number of Employees

In 2019, Edgewood College paid a total of $8.16M to 144 employees working as instructors, which represents 34.2% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $71.1M (30.3%) for similar Doctoral Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Lecturer
Most Common Instructor
53 Employees
Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
47 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Edgewood College were Lecturer with 53 employees; Associate professor with 42 employees; and Associate professor with 25 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Edgewood College were Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 47 employees; Management with 41 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 35 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Lecturer
  2. Female Associate professor
  3. Male Lecturer

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Edgewood College was Female Lecturer with 35 employees, Female Associate professor with 28 employees, and Male Lecturer with 18 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Edgewood College.

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