Points of Pride

A leader in higher education innovation, Alverno has earned international accolades for its highly effective ability-based, assessment-as-learning approach to education, which emphasizes hands-on experience and develops in-demand skills. The college, Wisconsin’s first Hispanic-Serving Institution, consistently ranks among the top schools in the Midwest for its commitment to undergraduate teaching and innovation by U.S. News & World Report.


Founded in 1887 by the School Sisters of St. Francis, Alverno College promotes the academic, personal and professional development of its students in a collaborative and inclusive environment. For more than 130 years, we’ve been changing lives with our powerful combination of liberal arts education and career readiness.

Location & Contact

Alverno College

3400 43rd Street, P.O. Box 343922

Milwaukee, WI 53234

United States

Office of Admissions

Degrees Offered

Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Pre-Professional and Certificate Programs

Areas of Study

  • Accounting
  • Art (Studio)
  • Art Education
  • Art Education/Art Therapy (Double Major)
  • Art Therapy
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Science
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Communication
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Arts in Practice
  • Creative Media Design
  • Data Science
  • Education (Early Childhood/Elementary; Elementary/Middle; Middle/Secondary; Montessori; English Language Arts; Mathematics; Science; Social Studies)
  • English
  • Environmental Science
  • Freshwater Sciences Dual Degree
  • Global Studies and International Affairs
  • Health Education
  • History
  • Human Biology
  • Integrated Natural Sciences
  • International Business
  • Kinesiology - Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Math and Computer Science dual degree
  • Mathematics
  • Media Design
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music Therapy
  • Nursing
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Pre-Professional Program in Law
  • Pre-Professional Programs in Health
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Religious Studies
  • RN to BSN Completion
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish for the Professional
  • Women's and Gender Studies