Edgewood College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$28,500

3.52% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$25,042

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

2.19%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

71.1%

1,447 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

2,221

67.6% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

60.9%

179 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 (108 degrees awarded), General Business (40 degrees), and General Psychology (35 degrees).

In 2017, 626 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Edgewood College. 73.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 26.4% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (514 degrees), 20.6 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (25 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Edgewood College is $28,500, which is $2,000 more than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($26,500).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Edgewood College is $28,500, which is $2,000 more than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($26,500).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $25,042.

In 2017, 85% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 67% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$28,500

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Edgewood College was $28,500. The cost of tuition at Edgewood College is $2,000 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Doctoral Universities ($26,500).

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Average Net Price

$25,042

2017 Value

3.86%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Edgewood College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $25,042. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Edgewood College grew by 3.86%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,120

Room and Board

$800

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Edgewood College was of $9,120 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $800. The cost of room and board increased by 4.08% between 2016 and 2017. 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

67%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

85% of undergraduate students at Edgewood College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 2.41% with respect to 2016, when 83% 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.

2.19%

2016 Default Rate

16

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Edgewood College was 2.19%, which represents 16 out of the 729 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 1,447 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 35.9% annual growth. Out of those 1,447 applicants, 1,029 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 71.1% acceptance rate.

There were 2,221 students enrolled at Edgewood College in 2017, and 3% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Edgewood College has an overall enrollment yield of 27.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

71.1%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

1,029

Accepted Out of 1,447

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Edgewood College was 71.1% (1,029 admissions from 1,447 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 75.9%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 35.9%, while admissions grew by 27.4%.

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SAT Scores

3%

Submission Percentage

8

Scores Submitted

3% of enrolled first-time students at Edgewood College in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Edgewood College has a total enrollment of 2,221 students. The full-time enrollment at Edgewood College is 1,501 students and the part-time enrollment is 720. This means that 67.6% of students enrolled at Edgewood College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Edgewood College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 77.4% White, 6.17% Hispanic or Latino, 3.74% Black or African American, 2.93% Asian, 2.43% Two or More Races, 0.225% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.135% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Edgewood College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (58.7%), followed by White Male (19.8%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (4.04%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (63.6%), followed by White Male (15.7%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (5.71%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

67.6%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Edgewood College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,221 students. The full-time enrollment at Edgewood College is 1,501 and the part-time enrollment is 720. This means that 67.6% of students enrolled at Edgewood College are enrolled full-time compared with 78% at similar Doctoral Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

78%

2017 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 78%. 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

    1,718

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    137

  3. Black or African American

    83

The enrolled student population at Edgewood College is 77.4% White, 6.17% Hispanic or Latino, 3.74% Black or African American, 2.93% Asian, 2.43% Two or More Races, 0.225% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.135% 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 51.5% White, 13.4% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.57% 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, 65 students (2.93%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 296 more women than men received degrees from Edgewood College. The majority of degree recipients at Edgewood College are white (514 degrees awarded). There were 20.6 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (25 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Edgewood College is Registered Nursing (108 degrees awarded), followed by General Business (40 degrees) and General Psychology (35 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 (151 degrees awarded), Communications (29 degrees), and Psychology (35 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 (2,087,640 people), Registered nurses (1,423,970 people), Education administrators (335,359 people), Secondary school teachers (333,988 people), and Other managers (314,524 people).

The most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Education (151 degrees awarded), Communications (29 degrees), Psychology (35 degrees), Health (170 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (16 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, Public relations specialists, Geoscientists and hydrologists, except geographers, Dentists, and Podiatrists

The most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Education (151 degrees awarded), Communications (29 degrees), Psychology (35 degrees), Health (170 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (16 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 (3,308,440 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,774,653 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (583,833 people), Outpatient care centers (383,266 people), and Offices of physicians (277,011 people).

The most specialized majors at Edgewood College are Education (151 degrees awarded), Communications (29 degrees), Psychology (35 degrees), Health (170 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (16 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. 108 degrees awarded

  2. 40 degrees awarded

  3. 35 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Edgewood College was Registered Nursing with 108 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 165

  2. 461

In 2017, 165 degrees were awarded to men at Edgewood College, which is 0.358 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (461).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 22 degrees were awarded to men at Edgewood College in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.846 times less than the 26 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 108 degrees were awarded to women at Edgewood College in Registered Nursing, which is 6.35 times more than the 17 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

39%

100% Completion Time

60%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 39% of students graduating from Edgewood College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 60% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 60% 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 (68.1%).

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, 2.79% of graduates (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    514 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    25 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    21 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Edgewood College is white (514 degrees awarded). There were 20.6 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (25 degrees).

1.28% of degree recipients (8 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

    130 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    19 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Edgewood College is white female (384 degrees awarded). There were 2.95 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (130 degrees).

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Operations

Edgewood College has an endowment valued at nearly $51.7M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $5.99M (11.6%), compared to the 5.91% average return ($16.9M on $287M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2017, Edgewood College had a total salary expenditure of $47.9M. Edgewood College employs 47 Associate professors, 46 Lecturers, and 31 Professors. Most academics at Edgewood College are Female Lecturers (29), Female Associate professors(28), and Male Associate professors (19).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Edgewood College are: Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 48 employees, Management, with 37 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 36 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$51.7M

2017 Endowment

13.5%

growth from 2016

Edgewood College has an endowment valued at about $51.7M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Edgewood College grew 13.5% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $235M 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. $433k - Federal

  2. $27.8k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Edgewood College received $433k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $27.8k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$23.3M

2017 Salaries

0.346%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Edgewood College paid a median of $23.3M in salaries, which represents 48.7% of their overall expenditure ($47.9M) and a 0.346% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 3.58% growth from 2015 and a 1.45% decline from 2014.

The median for similar Doctoral Universities is 215M (42.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$8.39M

Instructional Salaries

152

Number of Employees

In 2017, Edgewood College paid a total of $8.39M to 152 employees working as instructors, which represents 36% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $25.2M (35.5%) for similar Doctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

47 Employees

Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

48 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Edgewood College were Associate professor with 47 employees; Lecturer with 46 employees; and Lecturer with 31 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Edgewood College were Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 48 employees; Management with 37 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 36 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Lecturer

  2. Female Associate professor

  3. Male Associate professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Edgewood College was Female Lecturer with 29 employees, Female Associate professor with 28 employees, and Male Associate professor with 19 employees.

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

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