College Deliberately: Marquette University

Marquette University is a large, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes research, leadership and culture located in the city of Milwaukee, WI. It is known for Law, Business Administration and Management and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

Marquette University

place 1250 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53233
phone Phone: (414) 288-7710
web Web: http://www.marquette.edu
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
Marquette University Higher Learning Commission Accredited 1922-01-01 2024-08-31
The complete list of accredited programs and locations for Marquette University is available for members.
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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Student Centeredness

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The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
9% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
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Doctor’s degree – professional practice
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Marquette University is in NCAA Division I without football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Lacrosse Men’s 60
Lacrosse Women’s 35
Soccer Men’s 31

The complete list of sports at Marquette University is available for members.

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Tuition for Marquette University is in the 91.1 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as very expensive.

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