You have a nice suit and a firm handshake. You can see yourself leading that board meeting one day. With a business degree, you can make an impact in any business or even start your own company. With such a versatile degree, you’ll be sure to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the corporate world.
Pursuing a business degree really is the cool thing to do. Nearly 20%* of all college students are studying business. The growth of the business major has been on a steady rise for the past 15 years*, making it one of the most popular and competitive majors out there.
But don’t worry, there are still plenty of jobs. The business field has one of the highest employment rates of all majors offered, with the top starting salaries ranging from $50-$60,000*. Business students are the second highest most sought after students, after engineering. Whether you want to live around the world or be a local entrepreneur, there’s a place for you and your new found skill set. The roads connecting from a business degree can take you anywhere.*NCES Survey, http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/tables/dt13_318.50.asp
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee offers 23 Business degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 1,350 Business students graduated with students earning 949 Bachelor's degrees, 240 Master's degrees, 158 Certificates, and 3 Doctoral degrees.
Milwaukee School of Engineering offers 15 Business degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 117 Business students graduated with students earning 76 Master's degrees, 22 Bachelor's degrees, and 19 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Concordia University-Wisconsin Mequon, WI||24 : 1||5,777|
|Cardinal Stritch University Milwaukee, WI||26 : 1||1,896|
|Marquette University Milwaukee, WI||17 : 1||11,819|
|University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI||24 : 1||25,731|
|Milwaukee Area Technical College Milwaukee, WI||28 : 1||14,482|
|Carroll University Waukesha, WI||25 : 1||3,449|
|Waukesha County Technical College Pewaukee, WI||39 : 1||7,467|
|Milwaukee School of Engineering Milwaukee, WI||17 : 1||2,746|
|Ottawa University-Milwaukee Brookfield, WI||236 : 1||236|
|Mount Mary University Milwaukee, WI||20 : 1||1,246|
|Alverno College Milwaukee, WI||20 : 1||1,744|
|Wisconsin Lutheran College Milwaukee, WI||18 : 1||1,148|
|Bryant & Stratton College-Wauwatosa Wauwatosa, WI||28 : 1||1,416|
|Herzing University-Brookfield Brookfield, WI||29 : 1||559|