All of the educational tools you need to advance your career - or start a new one - are located here. The region is home to more than a dozen graduate schools, three professional schools (medical, dental and law) and eight institutions that offer continuing education programs leading to certificates or licensures.
The University of Wisconsin-Extension offers the most comprehensive continuing education program in the state, reaching 200,000 people per year through online programs and at all 26 University of Wisconsin campuses.
Wisconsin's technical college program is the oldest in the nation, serving more than 400,000 students per year. The Milwaukee Region is served by four technical colleges – Gateway Technical College, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Moraine Park Technical College and Waukesha County Technical College.
|Alverno College||Business administration, training, instructional design, human resources, nursing and nursing education|
|Aurora University||Business administration and social work|
|Cardinal Stritch University||Management|
|Carroll University||Software engineering|
|Concordia University||Business, church music, education, health science, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy and student personnel administration|
|Business administration, project management, information systems management, accounting and financial management, network & communications management, public and administration management and human resources management|
|Lakeland College - Milwaukee Center||Master's degrees in business administration, education and counseling|
|Marquette University||MBA programs in e-business, economics, finance, human resources, international business, management information systems, marketing and total quality management; master's degrees in accounting; biomedical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental and mechanical engineering; human resources; applied economics; health care technologies; engineering; nursing; and political science|
|Medical College of Wisconsin||Bioethics, epidemiology, public health, bioinformatics, health care technologies management and medical informatics|
|Milwaukee School of Engineering||Structural engineering, engineering, engineering management, perfusion, cardiovascular studies, medical informatics and environmental engineering|
|University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee||Business administration, management, computer science, civil engineering, electrical and computer engineering, engineering mechanics, industrial and management engineering, manufacturing engineering, materials engineering and mechanical engineering|
|University of Wisconsin- Parkside||Business administration, applied molecular biology, computer and information systems, and education|
|University of Wisconsin - Whitewater||Accounting, business administration, computer information, communication, communicative disorders, counseling and education|
|Cardinal Stritch University||Leadership|
|Marquette University||Biological sciences, biomedical engineering, chemistry, civil engineering, educational policy, electrical and computer engineering, English, history, mathematics, statistics, computer science, mechanical engineering, nursing, philosophy, physical therapy and religious studies|
|Medical College of Wisconsin||Biochemistry; biophysics; biostatistics; cell biology, neurobiology & anatomy; functional imaging; microbiology & molecular genetics; pharmacology and toxicology, physiology|
|University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee||Anthropology, architecture. biological sciences, chemistry, economics, engineering, English, geography, geosciences, management science, mathematics, medical informatics, nursing, physics, political science, psychology, urban education and urban studies|
|Gateway Technical College||Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties||Offers more than 65 associate degree, technical diploma and certificate programs in business, criminal justice, graphic arts, horticulture, information technology, health care, manufacturing and skilled trades|
|Milwaukee Area Technical College||Milwaukee and Ozaukee counties||Offers more than 100 associate degree and technical diploma programs and 60 certificate programs in a variety of fields including business, criminal justice and emergency services, nursing and allied health, hospitality and culinary, information technology, e-commerce, web and graphic design, TV and video production|
|Moraine Park Technical College||Ozaukee and Washington counties||Offers more than 50 associate degree and technical diploma programs and more than 40 certificate programs in agriculture, automotive and engine technologies, business, publishing, computer and web technologies, engineering and integrated manufacturing technologies, health sciences and public and human services|
|Waukesha County Technical College||Waukesha||Offers more than 70 associate degree and technical diploma programs and 40 certificate programs in the following areas: business, education, interior design, human services, electronics and engineering, hospitality and culinary, nursing and allied health, printing and graphics, protective services and skilled trades|
The second-largest campus in the University of Wisconsin system, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is located just north of downtown Milwaukee. Noted for its engineering, business and architectural schools, UWM offers more than 152 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students from 78 different countries.
Colleges: Architecture & Urban Planning, Arts, Social Welfare, Business, Continuing Education, Education, Engineering and Applied Science, Health Sciences, Information Sciences, Letters and Science, Information Studies and Nursing