Marquette University Milwaukee WI

Marquette University

Fast Facts

  • School Size

    Medium

  • Tuition

    $35,000—$40,000 Year

  • Affiliation

    Private

  • Type of School

    University

  • Student Body Gender

    Co-ed

  • Religious Affiliation

    Jesuit

  • Scholarships for International Students

    Yes

  • Conditional Admission Available

    Yes

  • Top Programs

    Business, Communication, Engineering

  • Setting

    City

  • Type of Housing

    Residence Hall

  • Test Scores

    TOEFL: 70 + , IELTS: Band 6.5 +

  • Social Media

Join us at Marquette

Ranked in the top 10% of U.S. universities, Marquette provides a world-class education to nearly 12,000 students including more than 650 international students from 60 countries. Founded in 1881 by Catholic Jesuits, Marquette is a highly respected, independent university. Jesuit education around the world is known for its academic rigor combined with care for the whole student. Marquette students enroll in quality programs leading to bachelor's, master's, doctoral, dentistry and law degrees.

Professors at Marquette have received international recognition and approximately 99 percent hold a Ph.D. or similar degree in their field. The student-faculty ratio is 14:1 allowing greater individualized attention.

Marquette also recognizes outstanding student achievement by providing scholarships to over 90 percent of first-year and transfer undergraduate international students. Transfer credit is also available for students who have completed advanced course work, such as studies at universities outside the United States.

Academic Studies

Following the Jesuit tradition of educating the whole person, Marquette offers students a breadth of knowledge through the University Core of Common Studies and depth of knowledge through more than 87 major fields of study.

Engineering: biomedical engineering (biocomputing, bioelectronics, biomechanics), civil and environmental engineering, computer engineering, construction engineering and management, electrical and electronic engineering, mechanical engineering

Business Administration: accounting, business administration, business economics, entrepreneurship, finance, human resources management, information technology, international business, marketing, operations and supply chain management, real estate

Communication: advertising, communication studies, corporate communications, digital media, journalism, media studies, public relations, theatre arts

Health Sciences: athletic training, biomedical sciences, clinical laboratory science, exercise physiology, nursing, physical therapy, physician assistant studies, speech pathology and audiology

Physical Sciences & Mathematics:, bioinformatics, biological sciences, biochemistry and molecular biology, chemistry, computational mathematics, computer science, data science, economics, environmental studies, mathematics, physics, physiological sciences 

Social Sciences: anthropology, criminology and law, economics, international affairs, interdisciplinary majors, peace studies, political science, psychology, social welfare and justice, sociology, women’s and gender studies

Humanities: classical languages, English, French, German, history, philosophy, theology, Spanish

Pre-Professional Programs: pre-dentistry, pre-law, pre-medicine, teacher preparation

Education: elementary education/middle education, middle education/secondary education

Discover Milwaukee

Marquette University is located within walking distance of downtown Milwaukee, the economic capital of the state of Wisconsin. This city of over 1.7 million people sits along the shores of Lake Michigan, one of the five Great Lakes of North America. Milwaukee is cosmopolitan and vibrant yet accessible and friendly. An urban setting with an active arts scene, professional sports, great restaurants, world-class museums and beautiful parks, Milwaukee is attracting attention from across the country. Home to nine Fortune 500 company headquarters and hundreds of nonprofit organizations, the city gives students unique access to outstanding internship and community service opportunities

Explore Campus

Campus life at Marquette extends beyond the classroom and studying in Marquette’s libraries and computer labs. Students can participate in more than 250 student organizations focused on performing arts, athletics, media, culture, social awareness, politics, spirituality, social fraternities and sororities and much more.

Housing in university residence halls is guaranteed for all undergraduate students and is a home away from home. It sets the scene for lifelong memories and friendships. There is never a dull moment with access to campus and Milwaukee at your doorstep.

The knowledgeable staff of the Office of International Education organize orientation sessions for new students, provide year-round cross-cultural and immigration advising, and coordinate social activities and local excursions. An Islamic prayer room is available every day for Muslim students.

Marquette University: Highly Ranked. Highly Respected

Marquette consistently ranks among the top 10% of all U.S. universities according to U.S. News & World Report. But a Marquette education is more than just rankings. It's about values, too. In fact, the university was the 10th higher education institution bestowed the Changemaker Campus title by the Ashoka Institute, a leader in social entrepreneurship. The following professional organizations have also approved Marquette University academic programs: 

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • 
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • 
Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism & Mass Communication 

  • American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation 

  • North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
  • 
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • 
American Bar Association
  • 
American Physical Therapy Association

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Marquette University

Office of International Education
Holthusen Hall, Fourth Floor
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee WI 53201-1881
P: 414.288.7289
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