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Glossary of Terms In Administrative Data and Reports

Data, Academic Planning & Institutional Research

Degree-Seeking Students


The subset of enrolled students pursuing a course of study that leads to a degree. A degree-seeking student may or may not also be a certificate-seeking student.

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University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Trends in Student Enrollments
Interactive Data Visualization

Student enrollments in majors, named options, certificates, and doctoral minors awarded by UW-Madison can be disaggregated by degree level, school/college, department, and major for all terms since summer 2000 in which data is available. Student demographic information is provided, including gender, full-time/part-time status, residency status, federal racial/ethnic category, international status, and term admit type.

Additional Info
Student Record Data, Academic Planning & Institutional Research Publicly Available 09/15/2023