Founded in 1881, Marquette University offers over 80 majors and 78 minors in Business, Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, Communication, Social Sciences, Hard Sciences, and the Humanities. Many programs offer accelerated options so you can earn a bachelor’s and master’s degree in 5 years instead of the normal 6 to 7. The student to faculty ratio is 15:1.
Marquette’s lively, urban campus sits in the heart of Milwaukee, Wisconsin on the coast of beautiful Lake Michigan just 150 km north of Chicago. Campus is home to 8,4535 undergraduates including 519 international students from over 60 countries. Milwaukee’s thriving business, restaurant, and entertainment community offers students a wide range of professional and recreational opportunities including proximity to 9 Fortune 500 and 14 Fortune 1,000 companies.
Marquette consistently ranks among the top national universities in the Unites States for academics, job placement, and social engagement. Recent rankings include: 89 in top national universities, 49 in “Best Value Schools,” and 62 in High School Counselor Rankings (U.S. News & World Report); Top ranked majors per U.S. News & World Report are real estate (#11), supply chain management (#13), and finance (#24). Based on Department of Education College Scorecard data, Marquette is ranked the 6th best college nationally for job placement after 10 years (Zippia.com).
Scholarships are available for international students. Most awards in 2019-20 ranged from $8,000 to $18,000. Our competitive Global Scholars award provides full-tuition for 3 students.
Transfer credit is possible for A-Level, IB, AP, and university studies.