College Costs in Wisconsin

The 2022 Directory of Wisconsin Colleges and Prices

Wisconsin Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend college in Wisconsin?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Wisconsin was $16,459 for the 2020-2021 academic year. This is $1,538 higher than the U.S. average and ranks Wisconsin in the middle of the pack as the 16th most expensive and 37th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of ($620) from the 2019-2020 average of $17,079 and represents a -3.63% annual decline. The list of Wisconsin colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 71 colleges and universities in Wisconsin, the most popular being University of Wisconsin Madison with 39,887 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $9,273. Beloit College is the most expensive in Wisconsin with an in-state tuition of $52,858.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Wisconsin colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Wisconsin or cheap Wisconsin colleges guide.

<Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Explore Wisconsin Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Alverno College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$29,808 NA NA
Bellin College

Green Bay, Wisconsin

$21,050 59 16
Beloit College

Beloit, Wisconsin

$52,858 NA NA
Blackhawk Technical College

Janesville, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Glendale

Glendale, Wisconsin

$17,355 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Milwaukee

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$15,757 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Wauwatosa

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

$18,557 NA NA
Cardinal Stritch University

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$33,070 48 76
Carroll University

Waukesha, Wisconsin

$33,200 48 37
Carthage College

Kenosha, Wisconsin

$31,500 54 79
Chippewa Valley Technical College

Eau Claire, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
College of Menominee Nation

Keshena, Wisconsin

$6,000 NA NA
Concordia University Wisconsin

Mequon, Wisconsin

$30,890 61 69
DeVry University Wisconsin

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$15,835 NA NA
Edgewood College

Madison, Wisconsin

$31,700 NA NA
Fox Valley Technical College

Appleton, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Gateway Technical College

Kenosha, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Globe University Appleton

Grand Chute, Wisconsin

$14,040 NA NA
Globe University Eau Claire

Eau Claire, Wisconsin

$14,040 NA NA
Globe University Green Bay

Green Bay, Wisconsin

$14,040 NA NA
Globe University La Crosse

Onalaska, Wisconsin

$14,040 NA NA
Globe University Madison East

Madison, Wisconsin

$14,040 NA NA
Globe University Madison West

Middleton, Wisconsin

$14,040 NA NA
Globe University Wausau

Rothschild, Wisconsin

$14,040 NA NA
Herzing University Brookfield

Brookfield, Wisconsin

$13,320 NA NA
Herzing University Kenosha

Kenosha, Wisconsin

$13,320 NA NA
Herzing University Madison

Madison, Wisconsin

$13,320 NA NA
Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College

Hayward, Wisconsin

$4,560 NA NA
Lakeland University

Plymouth, Wisconsin

$29,433 NA NA
Lakeshore Technical College

Cleveland, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Lawrence University

Appleton, Wisconsin

$50,658 70 88
Madison Area Technical College

Madison, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Maranatha Baptist Bible College

Watertown, Wisconsin

$16,400 52 30
Marian University

Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

$28,100 42 16
Marquette University

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$44,970 70 58
Mid State Technical College

Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin

$3,963 NA NA
Milwaukee Area Technical College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$38,050 NA NA
Milwaukee School of Engineering

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$41,820 67 79
Moraine Park Technical College

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Mount Mary College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$32,120 49 59
Nicolet Area Technical College

Rhinelander, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Northcentral Technical College

Wausau, Wisconsin

$3,334 NA NA
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

Green Bay, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
Northland College

Ashland, Wisconsin

$37,078 47 65
Northland International University

Dunbar, Wisconsin

$12,290 NA NA
Ripon College

Ripon, Wisconsin

$46,823 52 76
Saint Norbert College

De Pere, Wisconsin

$40,070 59 50
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family

Manitowoc, Wisconsin

$28,900 NA NA
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College

Fennimore, Wisconsin

$4,167 NA NA
University of Phoenix Madison Campus

Madison, Wisconsin

$9,480 NA NA
University of Phoenix Milwaukee Campus

Brookfield, Wisconsin

$10,399 NA NA
University of Wisconsin Colleges

Madison, Wisconsin

$4,750 NA NA
University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

Eau Claire, Wisconsin

$7,361 48 18
University of Wisconsin Green Bay

Green Bay, Wisconsin

$6,298 37 14
University of Wisconsin La Crosse

La Crosse, Wisconsin

$7,585 53 21
University of Wisconsin Madison

Madison, Wisconsin

$9,273 79 86
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$8,091 38 8
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Oshkosh, Wisconsin

$6,422 40 11
University of Wisconsin Parkside

Kenosha, Wisconsin

$6,298 29 11
University of Wisconsin Platteville

Platteville, Wisconsin

$6,418 44 15
University of Wisconsin River Falls

River Falls, Wisconsin

$6,428 42 12
University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

Stevens Point, Wisconsin

$6,698 38 15
University of Wisconsin Stout

Menomonie, Wisconsin

$7,014 43 13
University of Wisconsin Superior

Superior, Wisconsin

$6,535 37 9
University of Wisconsin Whitewater

Whitewater, Wisconsin

$6,519 38 13
Viterbo University

La Crosse, Wisconsin

$28,660 46 43
Waukesha County Technical College

Pewaukee, Wisconsin

$4,218 NA NA
Western Technical College

La Crosse, Wisconsin

$4,162 NA NA
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

Shell Lake, Wisconsin

$4,500 NA NA
Wisconsin Lutheran College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$31,310 54 64