Green Bay, Wisconsin (WI) Colleges and Universities

There are 9 schools located within a 25-mile radius of Green Bay. Learn about important factors students should consider when looking at colleges and statistics from NCES.

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The Green Bay area has a few colleges and universities for students to compare. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) gives statistics for important factors students should consider when searching for a school, such as location, size, cost of attendance, and graduation rate.

Closest Schools to Green Bay, Wisconsin

Finding a college or university in a location that you like is important. The five closest schools to Green Bay are within about 11 miles from downtown. These schools are all 4-year schools. The following schools are the five closest schools to Green Bay:

  • Bellin College (6.6 miles from downtown)
  • Globe University-Green Bay (6.6 miles from downtown)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (6.6 miles from downtown)
  • Rasmussen College-Wisconsin (11.3 miles from downtown)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (13 miles from downtown)

Largest Schools Near Green Bay, Wisconsin

The largest school near Green Bay, with about 10,000 students, is a 2-year college. The other four large universities and colleges are 4-year schools. The following schools are five of the largest schools in Green Bay:

  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (10,096 students)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (6,784 students)
  • Saint Norbert College (2,180 students)
  • Rasmussen College-Wisconsin (847 students)
  • Bellin College (371 students)

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  • Agriculture
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  • Computer Sciences
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  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Legal
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities
  • Mechanic and Repair Technologies
  • Medical and Health Professions
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Transportation and Distribution
  • Visual and Performing Arts

Lowest Net Price

Students searching for colleges and universities will need to also think about the cost of attendance. The five schools with the lowest net price include 2-year and 4-year schools. The net prices of these schools are for full-time undergraduate students for 2014-2015. These five schools near Green Bay have the lowest net prices:

  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College ($9,282)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay ($11,778)
  • Rasmussen College-Wisconsin ($16,669)
  • Globe University-Green Bay ($17,773)
  • Saint Norbert College ($23,796)

Highest Graduation Rate

By looking at the graduation rates of different schools, you can see the percentage of students who actually graduate after they have started a program. Although none of these schools are downtown, they are still within about 14 miles of downtown. The rates listed were for students who began their degree program in 2009, with the exception of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, which is for 2012. The graduation rates are for students who have completed their degree program within 150% of the normal time.

  • Saint Norbert College (73% graduation rate)
  • Bellin College (61% graduation rate)
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (46% graduation rate)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (42% graduation rate)
  • Rasmussen College-Wisconsin (22% graduation rate)

In conclusion, reviewing these factors is important for students when they are researching schools they may like to attend in the Green Bay area.

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