Wisconsin College Overview

Of the ninety-seven Wisconsin schools, University of Wisconsin-Madison ranked first and Lawrence University ranked second (view more at Wisconsin college rankings). The 2022 average tuition & fees of all Wisconsin colleges is $16,390 for Wisconsin residents and $20,715 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 79.27% and the average SAT score is 1,158. The average number of students is 3,282 and the average student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
The below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Wisconsin colleges. For the statistics, we include only 4-years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges. In addition, for some statistics, we include only eligible colleges, for example, for the graduate tuition & fees over colleges that offer the graduate programs.

2022 Wisconsin Colleges

The following table lists colleges located in Wisconsin ordered by college ranking. The ranking is targeting only 4-years universities and colleges. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$38,608$25,5011,41060.0%44,64088%16 to 1
Lawrence University
Appleton, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$52,401-1,34575.0%1,43079%8 to 1
Marquette University
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$45,766$21,9601,27086.0%11,55084%13 to 1
University of Wisconsin-River Falls
River Falls, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,661$18,255-86.0%5,85558%21 to 1
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
La Crosse, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,014$20,073-74.0%10,53171%19 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Eau Claire, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,149$19,434-77.0%11,01765%21 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$21,475$25,651-89.0%24,56546%18 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Platteville, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,483$18,617-88.0%7,54756%21 to 1
Concordia University-Wisconsin
Mequon, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,952$11,760-69.0%5,49261%11 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Green Bay, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,091$19,126-91.0%8,95457%22 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Oshkosh, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,306$18,760-90.0%15,31456%23 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Whitewater, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,602$19,190-83.0%11,98962%20 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,820$17,213-91.0%7,97060%18 to 1
Beloit College
Beloit, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$54,680-1,29567.0%97878%10 to 1
Carroll University
Waukesha, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$35,140$13,7191,18070.0%3,45170%14 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Stevens Point, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,035$19,209-90.0%8,30259%20 to 1
Milwaukee School of Engineering
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$45,099$24,9171,28367.0%2,67370%14 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Kenosha, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,714$18,768-75.0%4,45239%18 to 1
Viterbo University
La Crosse, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,920$9,4881,10577.0%2,51664%12 to 1
Ripon College
Ripon, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$48,100-1,05080.0%81667%14 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Superior
Superior, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,728$18,391-76.0%2,56043%16 to 1
Lakeland University
Plymouth, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,316$12,366-80.0%2,75346%15 to 1
Saint Norbert College
De Pere, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$41,887$11,3631,19085.0%1,93973%13 to 1
Edgewood College
Madison, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,600$18,936-95.0%2,00765%12 to 1
Alverno College
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,258$10,402-78.0%1,87643%10 to 1
Cardinal Stritch University
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$34,762$11,8401,11589.0%1,64653%9 to 1
Herzing University-Madison
Madison, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,200$11,680-94.0%2,39242%17 to 1
Mount Mary University
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,760$17,43299562.0%1,20051%10 to 1
Marian University
Fond Du Lac, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,130$11,28694076.0%1,59348%12 to 1
East-West University
Keshena, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,050---11-10 to 1
Rasmussen University-Wisconsin
Green Bay, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$12,167$5,615--64343%14 to 1
Bryant & Stratton College-Wauwatosa
Wauwatosa, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,332---1,4538%18 to 1
The Salon Professional Academy-Onalaska
Onalaska, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$22,280---6070%8 to 1
Herzing University-Kenosha
Kenosha, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,200$11,680-93.0%67950%15 to 1
Advanced College of Cosmetology
Waupun, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,710---2782%5 to 1
The Salon Professional Academy-Kenosha
Kenosha, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$21,100---9350%12 to 1
Shepherds College
Union Grove, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$152,700--88.0%8769%6 to 1
Bella Academy of Cosmetology
Manitowoc, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,550---562%4 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Madison
Madison, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,593---3870%12 to 1
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Academy of Beauty Professionals
Madison, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$20,696---4457%10 to 1
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Academy of Beauty Professionals
Green Bay, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$20,696---3471%10 to 1
Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College
Hayward, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$4,590---2787%19 to 1
Midwest College of Oriental Medicine-Racine
Racine, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,666$20,290--62-8 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex
Milwaukee, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,750--75.0%590-18 to 1
College of Menominee Nation
Keshena, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$6,200---17313%4 to 1
University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex
Madison, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,749--44.0%186-20 to 1
Montessori Institute of Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$14,500--57--
Academy of Cosmetology
Janesville, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$17,407---24-7 to 1
Waukesha County Technical College
Pewaukee, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,725---6,95240%22 to 1
Fox Valley Technical College
Appleton, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,861---11,71154%12 to 1
Wisconsin School of Professional Psychology
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$42,215--80--
The Professional Hair Design Academy
Eau Claire, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$11,900---31100%6 to 1
Lakeshore Technical College
Cleveland, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,599---2,42051%11 to 1
Wisconsin Lutheran College
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,766$10,0801,09098.0%1,16664%12 to 1
Maranatha Baptist University
Watertown, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,050$7,3301,08080.0%91656%12 to 1
Mid-State Technical College
Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,351---2,64839%12 to 1
University of Wisconsin-System Administration
Madison, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
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Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$39,560--68.0%92551%11 to 1
Moraine Park Technical College
Fond du Lac, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,683---2,65454%18 to 1
Nashotah House
Nashotah, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$15,700--106--
Northcentral Technical College
Wausau, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$5,415---5,93936%11 to 1
VICI Beauty School
Greenfield, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$18,153---11370%11 to 1
Northland College
Ashland, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$39,894-1,08558.0%57056%10 to 1
Madison Area Technical College
Madison, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,769$6,769--13,05724%11 to 1
Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology
Franklin, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$12,695--98--
State College of Beauty Culture Inc
Wausau, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,900---3482%8 to 1
Carthage College
Kenosha, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$33,000$33,0001,09076.0%2,76362%13 to 1
Milwaukee Career College
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$14,470--74.0%23161%19 to 1
The Institute of Beauty and Wellness
Milwaukee, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$20,100---29083%7 to 1
The Salon Professional Academy-Appleton
Appleton, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$16,500---6191%10 to 1
Paul Mitchell the School-Milwaukee
Wauwatosa, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,593---9194%12 to 1
Herzing University-Brookfield
Brookfield, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,200$11,680-91.0%49873%12 to 1
First Class Cosmetology School
Beloit, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,990---7478%10 to 1
Panache Academy of Beauty
Baraboo, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,941---3157%13 to 1
East-West Healing Arts Institute
Madison, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$13,450---3562%9 to 1
Wright Graduate University for the Realization of Human Potential
Elkhorn, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$14,949--30--
Aveda Institute-Madison
Madison, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$20,100---10085%7 to 1
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Academy of Beauty Professionals
Appleton, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$20,696---4456%10 to 1
Purdue University Global-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$14,343$11,414--284-20 to 1
Madison Media Institute
Madison, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$14,708---11-8 to 1
Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Janesville
Janesville, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$18,407---56-18 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Green Bay
Ashwaubenon, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,632---6142%18 to 1
University of Wisconsin-Parkside Flex
Kenosha, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,750$6,750--145-19 to 1
Ottawa University-Milwaukee
Brookfield, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$12,296$11,930--237-2 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,632---14436%24 to 1
Chippewa Valley Technical College
Eau Claire, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,683---7,36747%13 to 1
Columbia College of Nursing
Glendale, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,670$14,550--122100%8 to 1
Western Technical College
La Crosse, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,687---4,24049%9 to 1
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
Shell Lake, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,960---2,81863%7 to 1
Gateway Technical College
Kenosha, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,803---7,83932%7 to 1
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$30,150--1,506--
Milwaukee Area Technical College
Milwaukee, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,908---12,61816%11 to 1
Nicolet Area Technical College
Rhinelander, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,852---1,23650%9 to 1
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
Green Bay, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,849---10,76343%15 to 1
Bellin College
Green Bay, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$21,785$21,633-85.0%62665%14 to 1
Blackhawk Technical College
Janesville, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,683---2,23233%8 to 1
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College
Fennimore, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,683---2,58155%14 to 1
Average$20,715$16,6281,15879.3%3,28258%13 to 1