Wisconsin Private Colleges

List of Private Colleges and Universities in Wisconsin

There are 27 private colleges and universities in Wisconsin enrolling 53,641 students. Explore the list below to find the private college match for you. Private colleges are usually smaller in size, more expensive than public schools and often academically rigorous. If you feel you may have difficulty fitting into the large class sizes which are common on many public campuses, take a look at Wisconsin private colleges.  Wisconsin is home to popular private schools like Marquette University, Carthage College and Milwaukee School of Engineering.


27 results

Marquette University
M
Milwaukee, WI
Marquette University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 11,550enrollment
  • $34,732net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1340SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.63Estimated Avg GPA

Carthage College
C
Kenosha, WI
Carthage College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Value Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 2,763enrollment
  • $27,161net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1230SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Milwaukee School of Engineering
M
Milwaukee, WI
Milwaukee School of Engineering

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 2,673enrollment
  • $26,541net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1370SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Beloit College
B
Beloit, WI
Beloit College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 978enrollment
  • $24,419net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

Carroll University
C
Waukesha, WI
 
Carroll University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 3,451enrollment
  • $24,094net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1233SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.39Estimated Avg GPA

Concordia University Wisconsin
C
Mequon, WI
Concordia University Wisconsin

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 5,492enrollment
  • $24,569net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Lawrence University
L
Appleton, WI
Lawrence University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Value in Wisconsin

  • 1,430enrollment
  • $26,594net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1410SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

Cardinal Stritch University
C
Milwaukee, WI
 
Cardinal Stritch University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 1,646enrollment
  • $17,698net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 975-1100SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Viterbo University
V
La Crosse, WI
Viterbo University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 2,516enrollment
  • $21,095net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1170SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.54Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Ripon College
R
Ripon, WI
Ripon College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 816enrollment
  • $21,596net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 970-1170SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

Lakeland University
L
Plymouth, WI
Lakeland University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,753enrollment
  • $23,080net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

Alverno College
A
Milwaukee, WI
 
Alverno College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,876enrollment
  • $20,080net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.19Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

Edgewood College
E
Madison, WI
 
Edgewood College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 2,007enrollment
  • $26,209net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Wisconsin Lutheran College
W
Milwaukee, WI
Wisconsin Lutheran College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 1,166enrollment
  • $21,529net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 990-1190SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA

Marian University
M
Fond Du Lac, WI
 
Marian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 1,593enrollment
  • $23,860net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 870-1120SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.16Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
M
Milwaukee, WI
 
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 925enrollment
  • $26,342net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA

Saint Norbert College
S
De Pere, WI
Saint Norbert College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Wisconsin

  • 1,939enrollment
  • $27,854net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

Northland College
N
Ashland, WI
Northland College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 570enrollment
  • $20,340net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1018-1183SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1