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2021 Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Wisconsin

2 Colleges
338 Bachelor's Degrees
$30,057 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in WisconsinFamily, Consumer & Human Sciences is the #23 most popular major in Wisconsin with 338 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 1.4% of all the family, consumer and human sciences bachelor's degrees in the country.

For this year's Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Wisconsin ranking, we looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in family, consumer and human sciences. This ranking identifies schools with high-quality family, consumer and human sciences programs as well as strong support for students classified as non-traditional.

When determining these rankings, we looked at things such as overall quality of the family, consumer and human sciences program at the school, affordability, and presence of non-traditional students. For more information, check out our ranking methodology.

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The family, consumer and human sciences school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students.

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2021 Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students in Wisconsin

Check out the family, consumer and human sciences programs at these schools if you want to see which ones are the best for non-traditional students.

Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

University of Wisconsin - Stout has taken the #1 spot in this year's family, consumer and human sciences ranking for non-traditional students. UW - Stout is a moderately-sized public school located in the distant town of Menomonie. As a testament to the quality of education offered at UW - Stout, the school also landed the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Wisconsin ranking.

The student loan default rate at UW - Stout is lower than is typical, just 3.6% of students default in three years. Approximately 2,378 students take at least one class online at UW - Stout. 2,338 students are part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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University of Wisconsin - Madison comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the large city of Madison, UW - Madison is a public school with a fairly large student population. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, UW - Madison has also earned the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Wisconsin ranking.

The school has a low student loan default rate of 1.3%. There are approximately 6,424 students at UW - Madison that take at least one class online. About 4,418 of the students at UW - Madison are attending part time. UW - Madison does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges in the Great Lakes Region

Explore all the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Great Lakes Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Michigan 706
Ohio 1,091
Illinois 593
Indiana 362

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Human Development & Family Studies 337
Textile & Apparel Studies 37
General Family & Consumer Sciences 20
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 16

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 5,163
Social Sciences 3,240
Psychology 2,558
Communication & Journalism 1,943
History 586

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Notes and References

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*Avg Cost is for the top 2 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
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