Wisconsin College Tuition Statistics

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of Wisconsin colleges is $6,238 for Wisconsin residents and $20,034 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $9,305 for Wisconsin residents and $16,637 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at Wisconsin colleges is $12,083 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $11,821 for academic year 2019-2020.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2020 Wisconsin Colleges Tuition Comparison Table

The following table lists Wisconsin colleges with colleges costs including tuition, fees, and living costs. For 4-years colleges and community colleges, the tuition & fees are the average of programs for an academic year ad for career/vocational schools (less than 2 years school), the tuition & fees are the costs for the largest program and length of program varies by institute.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesOn-Campus Living CostsOff-Campus Living CostsUndergraduate Tuition per Credit HourGraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
Alverno College
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,456$10,77113,97013,055$1,194$831
Madison Area Technical College
Madison, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,622
($4,482)
$6,622
($4,482)
-11,444$205$205
Bellin College
Green Bay, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$21,760$20,817-10,200$998$728
Beloit College
Beloit, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$51,532-10,98211,716$1,595-
Blackhawk Technical College
Janesville, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,797
($4,440)
--9,421$202-
Cardinal Stritch University
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,798$10,88013,94211,849$992$680
Carroll University
Waukesha, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,850$11,60812,56212,024$410$617
Carthage College
Kenosha, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$45,100$45,10014,90014,900$595$657
Columbia College of Nursing
Glendale, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,670$14,550--$1,230$750
Concordia University-Wisconsin
Mequon, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,352$11,17214,27014,270$1,252$614
Edgewood College
Madison, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,600$17,85614,26213,435$960$992
Fox Valley Technical College
Appleton, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,688
($4,640)
--11,324$205-
Gateway Technical College
Kenosha, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,575
($4,527)
--11,322$205-
Lakeland University
Plymouth, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,880$11,28613,49011,764$953$627
Lakeshore Technical College
Cleveland, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,389
($4,341)
--11,408$205-
Lawrence University
Appleton, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$49,122-12,14411,595$1,808-
Maranatha Baptist University
Watertown, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,660$7,29010,15013,680$645$380
Marian University
Fond Du Lac, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$27,950$10,80010,8089,200$535$600
Marquette University
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$43,930$21,06015,74818,040$1,075$1,170
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$30,150---$1,250
Mid-State Technical College
Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,609
($4,561)
--11,408$220-
Milwaukee Area Technical College
Milwaukee, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,706
($4,658)
--11,541$224-
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$38,550-11,02010,720$1,235-
Milwaukee School of Engineering
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$42,162$23,47511,96814,802$702$840
Moraine Park Technical College
Fond du Lac, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$5,885
($4,440)
--11,346$184-
Mount Mary University
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,160$15,47215,69013,764$925$750
Nashotah House
Nashotah, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$15,700---$500
Nicolet Area Technical College
Rhinelander, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,660
($4,440)
--10,140$205-
Northcentral Technical College
Wausau, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$5,247
($3,609)
-10,06011,321$205-
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
Green Bay, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,625
($4,577)
--11,240$221-
Northland College
Ashland, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$37,516-12,05612,056$700-
Ripon College
Ripon, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$45,113-10,2538,350$1,400-
Sacred Heart Seminary and School of Theology
Franklin, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$12,110---$620
Saint Norbert College
De Pere, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$39,529$11,36311,5355,926$1,210$750
Holy Family College
Manitowoc, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,600$7,30015,27812,896$580$580
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College
Fennimore, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,481
($4,433)
-11,32211,322$205-
Viterbo University
La Crosse, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$28,650$8,86411,79511,795$825$554
Chippewa Valley Technical College
Eau Claire, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,481
($4,433)
--11,322$205-
Waukesha County Technical College
Pewaukee, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,395
($4,347)
--11,324$205-
Western Technical College
La Crosse, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,488
($4,440)
-10,14010,140$205-
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Whitewater, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,416
($7,695)
$18,807
($9,118)
10,84010,840$635$989
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
Shell Lake, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$6,885
($4,701)
--11,408$215-
Wisconsin School of Professional Psychology
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$39,265---$1,025
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Eau Claire, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,115
($8,840)
$19,540
($9,506)
11,58211,612$652$1,003
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Green Bay, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,091
($7,873)
$19,126
($9,571)
10,78610,786$605$975
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
La Crosse, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,946
($9,127)
$20,005
($10,019)
8,4378,437$630$1,035
Wisconsin Lutheran College
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,850$9,81012,81213,752$785$545
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Oshkosh, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,189
($7,656)
$18,341
($9,027)
10,96010,960$583$950
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Kenosha, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,691
($7,421)
$18,745
($9,151)
11,67412,244$607$979
Herzing University-Madison
Madison, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,200$11,680-16,119$585$675
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,430
($9,463)
$16,830
($8,520)
10,15010,150$581$935
University of Wisconsin-Superior
Superior, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,705
($8,132)
$18,368
($9,237)
10,70810,708$588$931
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$37,785
($10,725)
$25,506
($12,180)
14,67814,678$1,514$1,503
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$21,168
($9,598)
$25,282
($12,050)
14,18814,188$819$1,486
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Platteville, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,473
($7,623)
$17,976
($8,845)
11,29411,924$595$932
University of Wisconsin-River Falls
River Falls, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,610
($8,037)
$18,213
($9,082)
9,89611,126$583$932
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Stevens Point, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,974
($8,270)
$19,126
($9,486)
10,71210,712$642$984
Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College
Hayward, WI
Public, 2-4 years
$4,590--12,600$190-
Midwest College of Oriental Medicine-Racine
Racine, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,270$17,850--$329$314
College of Menominee Nation
Keshena, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$6,200--10,724$250-
Ottawa University-Milwaukee
Brookfield, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$12,316$11,770--$499$649
Montessori Institute of Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$14,500---$10
Rasmussen College-Wisconsin
Green Bay, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$10,935$9,690-13,374$310$360
Bryant & Stratton College-Wauwatosa
Wauwatosa, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,790--4,980$617-
Herzing University-Kenosha
Kenosha, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,200$11,680-16,119$585$675
Herzing University-Brookfield
Brookfield, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,200$11,680-16,119$585$675
Wright Graduate University for the Realization of Human Potential
Elkhorn, WI
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$13,990----
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Flex
Milwaukee, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,750---$300-
University of Wisconsin-Parkside Flex
Kenosha, WI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,750---$300-
VICI Beauty School
Greenfield, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$16,533--24,219--
The Professional Hair Design Academy
Eau Claire, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$11,900--31,239--
State College of Beauty Culture Inc
Wausau, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,900--20,329--
Empire Beauty School-Green Bay
Ashwaubenon, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,632--17,932--
Empire Beauty School-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,632--17,932--
Milwaukee Career College
Milwaukee, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$12,594--12,976--
The Institute of Beauty and Wellness
Milwaukee, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,700--19,646--
The Salon Professional Academy-Appleton
Appleton, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$16,500--17,091--
The Salon Professional Academy-Onalaska
Onalaska, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$19,900--18,754--
Paul Mitchell the School-Milwaukee
Pawaukee, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,553--24,156--
Advanced College of Cosmetology
Waupun, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$13,600--16,078--
First Class Cosmetology School
Beloit, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,900--26,950--
The Salon Professional Academy-Kenosha
Kenosha, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,600--16,458--
Panache Academy of Beauty
Baraboo, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,941--19,236--
Shepherds College
Union Grove, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$123,200-16,81516,815--
East-West Healing Arts Institute
Madison, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,975--18,940--
Bella Academy of Cosmetology
Oshkosh, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,550--8,315--
Paul Mitchell the School-Madison
Madison, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,500--23,397--
Aveda Institute-Madison
Madison, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,700--21,303--
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Academy of Beauty Professionals
Madison, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,696--20,329--
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Academy of Beauty Professionals
Appleton, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,696--22,545--
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Academy of Beauty Professionals
Green Bay, WI
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,696--22,545--
Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Janesville
Janesville, WI
Private, 2-4 years
$18,407--15,210--
Average$20,034$16,63712,08311,821$627$773