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53 Colleges
6,402 Yearly Graduations
$65,540 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$25,563 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In 2019, 6,402 students received a teaching degree from a college in Wisconsin, making it rank #18 in terms of graduations. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $16,385 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $19,428 a year.

An estimated 60% of college students in Wisconsin take out loans, with the average loan amount being $6,391 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

Whitewater, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
521 Yearly Degrees
$7,695 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 12,452 students at UW - Whitewater in total, 11,024 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 9,571 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UW - Whitewater is 4.6 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 70%. Of the accepted students, 50% are men and 50% are women.

65% of UW - Whitewater students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,156 a year. The student loan default rate of 8.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $35,900 during the early-career years.

#2

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Madison, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
515 Yearly Degrees
$10,725 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 44,257 students at UW - Madison in total, 32,399 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 30,157 are full-time. For undergraduates at UW - Madison, the average graduation time is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 54%. Around 46% of accepted students are men, and 54% are women.

Roughly 34% of students at UW - Madison take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $8,260 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 1.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from UW - Madison with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $45,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#3

University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh

Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
509 Yearly Degrees
$7,656 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh is 15,521, of which 14,267 students are undergraduates and of those, 8,541 are full-time. It takes the average UW Oshkosh undergraduate about 4.8 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 63%. Of the accepted students, 38% are men and 62% are women.

Approximately 65% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,899 a year. UW Oshkosh has a 3.4% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UW Oshkosh with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#4

Viterbo University

La Crosse, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
405 Yearly Degrees
$28,650 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,592 students at Viterbo in total, 1,751 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,433 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Viterbo is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 61%. Around 28% of accepted students are men, and 72% are women.

Roughly 74% of students at Viterbo take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,133 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,100 during the early-career years.

#5

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
384 Yearly Degrees
$9,598 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 21,107 undergraduates at UWM, of which 17,456 are full-time, and there are 25,731 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 72%. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 56% are women.

Approximately 65% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,565 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from UWM with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#6

University of Wisconsin - Stout

Menomonie, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
305 Yearly Degrees
$9,463 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Wisconsin - Stout is 8,413, of which 7,309 students are undergraduates and of those, 6,024 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UW - Stout is 4.7 years.

Around 87% of students who apply get accepted. Around 55% of accepted students are men, and 45% are women.

Roughly 65% of students at UW - Stout take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,458 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.6% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $39,200 during the early-career years.

#7

University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

La Crosse, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
290 Yearly Degrees
$9,127 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 9,668 undergraduates at UW - La Crosse, of which 9,098 are full-time, and there are 10,623 students altogether. It takes the average UW - La Crosse undergraduate about 4.5 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 73%. Around 39% of accepted students are men, and 61% are women.

Roughly 55% of students at UW - La Crosse take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,644 a year. The student loan default rate of 1.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,300 during the early-career years.

#8

University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
279 Yearly Degrees
$8,270 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point is 8,332, of which 7,838 students are undergraduates and of those, 6,675 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UW - Stevens Point is 4.6 years.

About 84% of students who apply get accepted. Around 45% of accepted students are men, and 55% are women.

Approximately 63% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,583 a year. UW - Stevens Point has a 3.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UW - Stevens Point with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $33,600 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#9

University of Wisconsin - River Falls

River Falls, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
252 Yearly Degrees
$8,037 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Wisconsin - River Falls is 5,980, of which 5,588 students are undergraduates and of those, 5,052 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 75%. Around 36% of accepted students are men, and 64% are women.

64% of UW - River Falls students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,246 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UW - River Falls is $35,600.

#10

Concordia University, Wisconsin

Mequon, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
226 Yearly Degrees
$30,352 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Concordia University, Wisconsin is 5,777, of which 3,309 students are undergraduates and of those, 2,318 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Concordia University, Wisconsin is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 63%. Around 41% of accepted students are men, and 59% are women.

Approximately 64% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $7,505 a year. The student loan default rate of 5.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,300 during the early-career years.

#11

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
202 Yearly Degrees
$8,840 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 10,591 undergraduates at UW - Eau Claire, of which 9,780 are full-time, and there are 11,255 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UW - Eau Claire is 4.6 years.

About 76% of students who apply get accepted. Around 35% of accepted students are men, and 65% are women.

58% of UW - Eau Claire students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,378 a year. UW - Eau Claire has a 7.5% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UW - Eau Claire is $38,500.

#12

Cardinal Stritch University

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
194 Yearly Degrees
$31,798 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,896 students at Cardinal Stritch in total, 1,248 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 721 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Cardinal Stritch is 4.5 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 78%. Of the accepted students, 29% are men and 71% are women.

Approximately 64% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,490 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Cardinal Stritch is $43,000.

#13

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

Green Bay, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
187 Yearly Degrees
$4,577 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 11,225 students at NWTC in total, 2,502 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

Approximately 42% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $5,745 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from NWTC is $31,000.

#14

University of Wisconsin - Superior

Superior, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
186 Yearly Degrees
$8,132 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,614 students at UW - Superior in total, 2,263 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,716 are full-time. For undergraduates at UW - Superior, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

About 76% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 42% are men and 58% are women.

60% of UW - Superior students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,402 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 5.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from UW - Superior with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#15

Edgewood College

Madison, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
164 Yearly Degrees
$30,600 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,407 undergraduates at Edgewood, of which 1,191 are full-time, and there are 2,038 students altogether. For undergraduates at Edgewood, the average graduation time is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 71%. Of the accepted students, 27% are men and 73% are women.

Approximately 71% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,429 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from Edgewood with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $39,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#16

Alverno College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
163 Yearly Degrees
$29,456 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Alverno College is 1,744, of which 1,105 students are undergraduates and of those, 907 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Alverno is 4.9 years.

Around 89% of students who apply get accepted.

82% of Alverno students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,997 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.0% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $36,700 during the early-career years.

#17

University of Wisconsin - Platteville

Platteville, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
133 Yearly Degrees
$7,623 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 7,479 undergraduates at UW - Platteville, of which 6,477 are full-time, and there are 8,271 students altogether. For undergraduates at UW - Platteville, the average graduation time is 4.8 years.

About 80% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 64% are men and 36% are women.

Roughly 60% of students at UW - Platteville take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,045 a year. The student loan default rate of 8.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $39,000 during the early-career years.

#18

Carroll University

Waukesha, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
113 Yearly Degrees
$32,850 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 3,449 students at Carroll U in total, 2,960 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 2,767 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

About 71% of students who apply get accepted. Around 35% of accepted students are men, and 65% are women.

74% of Carroll U students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $8,848 a year. Carroll U has a 1.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $38,600 during the early-career years.

#19

Marian University

Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
112 Yearly Degrees
$27,950 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,327 undergraduates at Marian, of which 1,171 are full-time, and there are 1,656 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Marian is 4.4 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 68%. Around 37% of accepted students are men, and 63% are women.

Roughly 83% of students at Marian take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,215 a year. Marian has a 7.1% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Marian is $39,900.

#19

Marquette University

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
112 Yearly Degrees
$43,930 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 8,515 undergraduates at Marquette, of which 8,175 are full-time, and there are 11,819 students altogether. Students tend to stick around at Marquette. The freshman retention rate is 89%.

Around 89% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 45% are men and 55% are women.

Roughly 51% of students at Marquette take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $8,642 a year. Marquette has a 2.0% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $50,600 during the early-career years.

#21

Milwaukee Area Technical College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
108 Yearly Degrees
$4,658 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,651 full-time undergraduates at MATC, and 14,482 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

36% of MATC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,619 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 22.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from MATC is $26,500.

#22

Madison Area Technical College

Madison, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
97 Yearly Degrees
$4,482 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 14,526 students at Madison College in total, 14,480 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 4,027 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

34% of Madison College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,198 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Madison College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,600 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#23

Carthage College

Kenosha, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
81 Yearly Degrees
$45,100 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Carthage College is 2,742, of which 2,638 students are undergraduates and of those, 2,548 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Carthage is 4.2 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 68%. Of the accepted students, 39% are men and 61% are women.

Roughly 79% of students at Carthage take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $8,705 a year. Carthage has a 6.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $37,000 during the early-career years.

#23

University of Wisconsin - Green Bay

Green Bay, Wisconsin
Public Public vs. Private
81 Yearly Degrees
$7,873 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Wisconsin - Green Bay is 8,766, of which 8,370 students are undergraduates and of those, 4,900 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UW - Green Bay is 4.6 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 76%. Around 33% of accepted students are men, and 67% are women.

Roughly 62% of students at UW - Green Bay take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,735 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.3% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UW - Green Bay is $34,800.

#25

Wisconsin Lutheran College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
74 Yearly Degrees
$30,850 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,003 undergraduates at WLC, of which 915 are full-time, and there are 1,148 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at WLC is 4.3 years.

Around 90% of students who apply get accepted. Around 52% of accepted students are men, and 48% are women.

Roughly 83% of students at WLC take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,812 a year. The student loan default rate of 5.6% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from WLC with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $37,100 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Other Wisconsin Colleges

Rank School Yearly Graduations
26 Saint Norbert College 68
27 Silver Lake College of the Holy Family 60
28 Montessori Institute of Milwaukee 56
28 Northcentral Technical College 56
30 Maranatha Baptist University 55
31 Gateway Technical College 41
32 Waukesha County Technical College 37
33 Fox Valley Technical College 35
34 Mount Mary University 34
35 Lakeland University 31
36 Chippewa Valley Technical College 27
37 Southwest Wisconsin Technical College 25
38 Beloit College 23
39 Western Technical College 22
40 Blackhawk Technical College 21
41 Rasmussen University - Wisconsin 17
42 University of Wisconsin - Parkside 15
43 Lakeshore Technical College 14
44 Moraine Park Technical College 13
45 Mid-State Technical College 12
46 Lawrence University 11
47 Nicolet Area Technical College 9
48 Ripon College 8
49 Northland College 7
50 College of Menominee Nation 6
51 Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College 4
52 Ottawa University - Milwaukee 2
53 Bryant & Stratton College - Wauwatosa 0

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