Best Online Schools in Wisconsin for 2017

San Francisco (PR WEB) April 13, 2017 - The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has determined the best online colleges and universities in Wisconsin for 2017. The list recognized 23 four-year schools, with University of Wisconsin Madison, Concordia University Wisconsin, Viterbo University, Marquette University and Edgewood University scoring as the top five schools. Of the 13 two-year colleges that also made the list, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Lakeshore Technical College, Fox Valley Technical College, Western Technical College and Mid-State Technical College were the top five.

“The schools on our list offer outstanding online educational resources in the state of Wisconsin,” said Doug Jones, CEO and founder of “These certificate and degree programs offer online students the same high-quality education as traditional students, with the added bonus of flexibility that online education provides.”

To earn a position on Wisconsin’s “Best Online Schools” list, colleges and universities must be accredited, public or private not-for-profit institutions. Each college is also evaluated based on additional metrics which include financial aid availability, student services, academic counseling resources, student/teacher ratios and graduation rates.

For more details on where each school falls in the rankings and the data and methodology used to determine the lists, visit:

Wisconsin’s Best Online Four-Year Schools for 2017 include the following:
  • Cardinal Stritch University
  • Concordia University-Wisconsin
  • Edgewood College
  • Lakeland College
  • Maranatha Baptist University
  • Marian University
  • Marquette University
  • Ottawa University - Wisconsin
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
  • University of Wisconsin-Parkside
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • University of Wisconsin-Stout
  • University of Wisconsin-Superior
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
  • Viterbo University
  • Wisconsin Lutheran College
Wisconsin’s Best Online Two-Year Schools for 2017 include the following:
  • Fox Valley Technical College
  • Gateway Technical College
  • Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College
  • Lakeshore Technical College
  • Mid-State Technical College
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College
  • Moraine Park Technical College
  • Nicolet College
  • Northcentral Technical College
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
  • Southwest Wisconsin Technical College
  • Western Technical College
  • Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

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