Program Overview

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Undergraduate Program students

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Academic majors

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3.9 years

Average time to graduate

Student Profile

All Undergraduate Program Students 2019-2020




Average college GPA (current UW-Madison students only)


First-generation students


International students


Ethnic minority students*


Underrepresented minority students**

*Ethnic minority is defined as an individual who identifies as one or more of the following racial and ethnic groups: American Indian or Alaskan Native, Asian or Pacific Islander, African-American/Black, Hispanic/Chicano/Latino(a).

**Underrepresented minority is defined as an individual who identifies as one or more of the following racial and ethnic groups: American Indian or Alaskan Native, African-American/Black, Hispanic/Chicano/Latino(a), and Hmong/Vietnamese/Cambodian/Laotian.


Career Results

Undergraduate Program Class of 2018

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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 Place to Live
U.S. News & World Report, 2018

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"Tech Town"
CompTIA, 2018

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Top 100 Places to Live, 2019

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Best College Football Towns
Bleacher Report, 2016

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Fittest City
American College of Sport Medicine Fitness Index, 2018

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Best Capital City to Live In
Wallethub, 2018

University of Wisconsin–Madison Rankings


#13 public university in the United States

U.S. News & World Report, 2020


#1 producer of Fortune 500 CEOs

Kittleman, 2018


#17 among public universities

Forbes, 2018

Wisconsin School of Business Undergraduate Rankings


#7 public undergraduate business program

U.S. News & World Report, 2020


#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.