Milwaukee School of Engineering

Milwaukee, WI 53202

Milwaukee School of Engineering is a private, not for profit institution, located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 2,686 and 1,781 students were accepted.

Milwaukee School of Engineering's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $36,270 and fees $1,710. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $36,270 and $1,710 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate83%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN
  2. BSN

    The Milwaukee School of Engineering Nursing program offers hands on nursing training beginning from the first year of enrollment. The program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

    The program offers both in class theoretical instruction and practical experience.

    Students enrolled in the program are able to begin clinical experience in the second year of the four year program in a range of clinical settings to allow students to choose which branch of nursing they would like to specialize in.  

    Graduates from the program will be eligible be to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses to acquire licensing as a Registered Nurse. The nursing program at MSOE offers preparation to ensure the student’s ability to deliver effective nursing care and to successfully pass the licensure exam.

    Admission Requirements:    

    • Application to the MSOE    
    • High School diploma or GED equivalency certificate    
    • Complete pre-requisite courses    

    Students accepted to the MSOE are guaranteed a place in the School of Nursing.

    Clinical Requirements:

    • Submit health requirements
    • Proof of adequate health insurance coverage
    • Current CPR certificate
    • Criminal background check

    Applicants who do not meet the criteria above will be considered on a case by case basis.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 61
Nursing Administration Master's degree 3

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Milwaukee School of Engineering

Marquette University
1.11 miles away
Columbia College of Nursing
3.69 miles away
Alverno College
5.17 miles away
Wisconsin Lutheran College
5.83 miles away
Cardinal Stritch University
6.52 miles away
Concordia University-Wisconsin
14.43 miles away
Carroll University
16.41 miles away
Maranatha Baptist University
42.97 miles away
Marian University
56.71 miles away
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family
71.3 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1971 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
04/12/1999 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
09/22/2016 - Current

Admission to School


Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading560 to 650
SAT: Math600 to 690
ACT Composite25 to 30
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$15,209
30k to 48k$16,249
48k to 75k$18,396
75k to 110k$22,721
Over 110k$28,498
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $630.00 $630.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $760.00 $760.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Milwaukee School of Engineering
1025 N Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202

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