Program Overview

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Undergraduate BBA students

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Academic majors

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3.9 years

Average time to graduate

Student Profile

BBA Entering Class 2016




Students of color


First-generation students


International students


Average college GPA (current UW–Madison students only)

Career Results

BBA Class of 2016

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of graduates secured a full-time position (of those actively seeking employment)

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Average base salary

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Average signing bonus

All of our graduates are required to submit their post-graduation outcomes, ensuring 100% accuracy in our employment statistics.

Internship Opportunities

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of students complete internships

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Recruiting companies

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Average monthly internship salary


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Corporate partners recruiting our students

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Business Badgers in the alumni network

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Study abroad and global exchange partners

City of Madison

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Best Cities for Quality of Life
—, 2014

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Best Cities for Young Adults
Forbes, 2014

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Top 100 Places to Live
—, 2017

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Best College Football Towns
—Bleacher Report, 2016

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Best City for Recreational Activities
—, 2013

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Top 10

Happiest Cities in the World
National Geographic, 2015

University of Wisconsin–Madison Rankings


#5 among public universities in the U.S.

Center for World University Rankings, 2015

Top 10

Best College Values

Kiplinger, 2014


#18 among all institutions nationally

Center for World University Rankings, 2015

Wisconsin School of Business Undergraduate Rankings


#15 in the U.S. (#7 among public universities)

U.S. News and World Report, 2018


Most beautiful business schools in the world

Top Management Degrees, 2013


#28 in the U.S. (#9 among public universities)

Businessweek, 2016


#30 best undergraduate business school

Poets & Quants, 2017

Many of our undergraduate majors are top-ranked nationally. Find details on the Majors page.