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University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin School of Business

The Wisconsin School of Business at the University of Wisconsin–Madison is a world-renowned institution that prides itself on academic excellence, a commitment to ethics, and real-world experiences for its students. Founded in 1900, the School established one of the first five business programs in the nation. Today, it proudly offers a global platform for lifelong learning with its nationally recognized undergraduate, MBA, specialized master’s, PhD, and professional development programs. Ranked the #7 public undergraduate business program, the Wisconsin School of Business’ undergraduate program offers 11 majors and three certificate programs that prepare students for career opportunities at top employers. More than 89 percent of Wisconsin business undergraduates secured a full-time position with a median starting salary of nearly $59,000. Experiential learning and team-based approaches are hallmarks of the undergraduate program that make graduates stand out for their leadership and collaborative skills. The Wisconsin Full-Time MBA offers 10 specialized MBA degrees with options for additional customization to prepare students for their ideal career paths. Graduates from the top 20 public MBA program build the portfolio of skills, experience, and specialized knowledge that gets them recruited by Fortune 500 companies. Through global learning opportunities and a hands-on curriculum, and with the support of a highly engaged alumni network, students develop a general management foundation as the core of their customized MBA. With 90 percent of Wisconsin FMBA graduates having accepted job offers within three months of graduation and a median starting salary of $108,000, the Wisconsin MBA Program leads in return on investment and value.


  • Accounting
  • Arts Administration
  • CIS/ MIS
  • Entrepreneurship/ Small Business Admin
  • Finance - incl Banking
  • General Business
  • Insurance
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Research
  • Real Estate
  • Supply Chain/ Transport/ Logistics


  • Private

  • Public


  • Full-time

  • Part-time

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* Tuition and fees are displayed in US dollars for ease of comparison, and are accurate as of July 1, 2016. A currency converter is available here, if you wish to see the rates in a different currency.

This profile was updated on September 01, 2021.