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Located in Madison, Wisconsin, Edgewood College is a private not-for-profit institution. Madison is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

112 Undergraduate Degrees
13 Graduate Degrees
$33,540 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
71% Acceptance Rate

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Edgewood has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#86 Best Nursing Colleges for Non-Traditional Students College Factual
#96 Best Nursing Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#104 Best Colleges for Nursing College Factual
#141 Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students College Factual
#158 Best Colleges for Veterans College Factual

Where Is Edgewood College?

Location of Edgewood College

Contact details for Edgewood are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1000 Edgewood College Drive, Madison, WI 53711-1997
Phone: 608-663-4861

How Do I Get Into Edgewood?

You can apply to Edgewood online at:

Admission Requirements for Edgewood

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank required
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Edgewood?

71% Acceptance Rate
73% Of Accepted Are Women
3% Submit SAT Scores
Edgewood has an acceptance rate of 71%, which means that is not quite as selective as some other schools. Still, you'll need good grades and a solid application if you want to be admitted.

Approximately 27% of accepted students are men and 73% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 63%, and the acceptance rate for women is 74%.

Average Test Scores

About 3% of students accepted to Edgewood submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 550 and 590. Math scores were between 510 and 630.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Edgewood College  ( 550 to 590 )

SAT Math Scores for Edgewood College  ( 510 to 630 )
Edgewood received ACT scores from 99% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 20 and 25. Math scores were between 19 and 26. Composite scores were between 21 and 25.

ACT English Scores for Edgewood College  ( 20 to 25 )
ACT Math Scores for Edgewood College  ( 19 to 26 )
ACT Composite Scores for Edgewood College  ( 21 to 25 )

Can I Afford Edgewood College?

$33,540 Net Price
71% Take Out Loans
2.1% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Edgewood is $33,540. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Edgewood, approximately 71% of students took out student loans averaging $7,429 a year. That adds up to $29,716 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Edgewood is 2.1%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Edgewood College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,191 Full-Time Undergraduates
74% Women
19% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 1,407 undergraduate students at Edgewood, with 1,191 being full-time and 216 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Edgewood

There are also 631 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,191 full-time undergraduates at Edgewood, 26% are male and 74% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Edgewood

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Edgewood College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Edgewood Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 19
Black or African American 41
Hispanic or Latino 109
White 906
International Students 43
Other Races/Ethnicities 73

Geographic Diversity

Wisconsin students aren't the only ones who study at Edgewood College. At this time, 9 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 16 countries are represented at Edgewood. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, China, and Côte d’Ivoire.

Online Learning at Edgewood College

172 Took All Classes Online
622 Took At Least One Class Online
-3.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 622 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Edgewood has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 16th most popular in Wisconsin for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Edgewood

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Edgewood College was -3.9%. This is the #1,696 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Edgewood regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Edgewood ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Edgewood.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Nursing Administration #76
Nursing #497

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Edgewood College Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Registered Nursing 112 11 0 123
Nursing Administration 0 0 2 2
Nursing Education 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 112 11 2 125


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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