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Liberal Arts General Studies Schools in Wisconsin

2,507 students earned Liberal Arts degrees in Wisconsin in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Liberal Arts General Studies is the 6th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in Wisconsin

Liberal Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 2,085
Bachelor’s Degree 325
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 96
Master’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Wisconsin, a liberal arts major is more popular with women than with men.

Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in WI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of liberal arts majors in Wisconsin is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.9%
  • Black or African American: 4.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.1%
  • White: 77.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.2%
  • Other Races: 4.8%
Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in WI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Liberal Arts General Studies Grads in Wisconsin

In this state, there are 2,770 people employed in jobs related to a liberal arts degree, compared to 183,750 nationwide.

Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. WI

Wages for Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs in Wisconsin

Liberal Arts grads earn an average of $76,130 in the state and $76,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 36 colleges in Wisconsin that offer liberal arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

495 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
15,521 Total Students

64% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending UW Oshkosh will pay a net price of $15,695. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,500 a year.

338 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,526 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,600 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,791.

331 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
8,766 Total Students

86% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 25 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years.

290 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
25,731 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 65%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,300 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,661.

259 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
8,332 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 3.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,600 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.59 years to complete their degree at UW - Stevens Point.

220 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
12,452 Total Students

The average student takes 4.57 years to complete their degree at UW - Whitewater. The full-time teacher rate is 76%. 80% of students get financical aid.

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,482 Total Students

83% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 44%. A typical student attending MATC will pay a net price of $7,851.

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
8,271 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.70%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,000 a year. 22 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
11,255 Total Students

A typical student attending UW - Eau Claire will pay a net price of $15,673. The average student takes 4.62 years to complete their degree at UW - Eau Claire. In their early career, UW - Eau Claire grads earn an average salary of $38,500.

54 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,258 Total Students

86% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $24,700 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 38% are considered full time.

Liberal Arts General Studies Careers in WI

Some of the careers liberal arts majors go into include:

Job Title WI Job Growth WI Median Salary
Professors 5% $78,880

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