Madison Colleges and Schools

Colleges in Madison, Wisconsin

There are at least 9 colleges in Madison, listed and described below. These schools represent 72,182 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 57,263 full-time students, and a reported 8,759 dorm rooms.

The largest schools here include University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Area Technical College, University of Wisconsin Colleges and Edgewood College.

We also provide an extensive list of Wisconsin Colleges.

Of Note For College Students

  • Madison is notable for the large percent of its residents with college degrees.
  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in Madison.
  • A lot of people walk and bicycle in Madison.

Education Institutes in Madison
Total Number of Educational Institutes
Total Enrollment in all institutes
Number of Public Educational Institutes
Number of Private For-Profit Institutes
Number of Private Non-Profit Institutes
Graduation Rate
Total Graduates With Bachelors Degree
On Campus and Online Programs in Madison
Number of Institutes Offering on-campus programs
Number of Institutes Offering on-line programs
Number of Institutes Offering both
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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Colleges and Universities in Madison
SchoolTotal EnrollmentInstitution LevelAvg. In-State Tuition & FeesNumber of Programs Offered
Madison Area Technical College15,410Four or more years$4,341157
Edgewood College2,221Four or more years$28,50074
University of Wisconsin Colleges11,486Four or more years$5,1722
University of Wisconsin-System AdministrationN/AFour or more yearsN/AN/A
University of Wisconsin-Madison42,977Four or more years$10,533387
University of Wisconsin ExtensionN/AFour or more yearsN/AN/A
Herzing University-Madison2,156Four or more years$13,85033
East-West Healing Arts Institute55Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A1
Paul Mitchell the School-Madison51Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A3
Aveda Institute-Madison75At least 2 but less than 4 yearsN/A4
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Academy of Beauty Professionals31Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A5
University of Wisconsin Colleges Flex54At least 2 but less than 4 years$6,7501
ITT Technical Institute-MadisonN/AFour or more yearsN/AN/A
Broadview University - Globe University - MadisonN/A(Not available)N/AN/A
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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