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Study at Alverno College

Alverno College is a private women's college of liberal arts located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. It was established in the year 1887. The campus spreads across an area of more than 25 acres. Alverno College provides over 60 programs in various Course Topics. The institution awards several majors, minors, and associate degrees. Opportunities for studying abroad are also provided at Alverno College. The college is organized into the following schools:
  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Business
  • School of Education
  • School of Nursing
Alverno College maintains an active student life. The athletics department fields several sports teams. They compete in the Northern Athletics Conference Challenge. They are nicknamed the Infernos.

Profile of Alverno CollegeAlverno is in a large city, in Milwaukee, WI. The school has a Roman Catholic religious affiliation. Alverno is classified as a private, not-for-profit college. Students at the school earn degrees up to the Master's degree.

Course Topics

The most common major fields study at Alverno include media and nursing and emergency medicine.

Alverno Selectivity

The school does not admit all applicants.

Some professors at Alverno are awarded tenure, allowing the school to retain good faculty members.

Student Enrolment

The school, in 2007, had 2, 654 students (2, 160 full-time equivalent). The Student Enrolment at Alverno is essentially female.

Student Life
Many students at the school are part-timers.

Alverno Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Nursing and Emergency Medicine82registered nursing, various nursing
Education and Teaching69teacher education, adult education, elementary school teaching, middle school teaching, educational administration, reading teaching, art education, education courses, . . .
Business and Management58business management, business administration, international business
Media36communication studies, communications tech courses
Liberal Arts35English, international relations, liberal arts and sciences, general studies, sociology, history, social services, political science, . . .
Therapy and Counselling28psychology, art therapy, music therapy
Science12biology, molecular biology, chemistry
Family and Social Work9community organization
Computer Science and Engineering6computer and info science
Conservation and Resource Management4environmental science
Religion and Philosophy4religion, philosophy
Art Studies3art studies
Contact: AlvernoAlverno College

3400 S 43rd St

Milwaukee, WI 53234-3922

General Phone: (414) 382-6000


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