History Schools In Wisconsin

Wisconsin has 30 accredited history schools where history faculty who teach history classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the history academic community in Wisconsin, and the future trends in history training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. Alverno College

    3400 S 43rd St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53234-3922

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  2. Beloit College

    700 College St, Beloit, Wisconsin 53511-5595

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  3. Cardinal Stritch University

    6801 N Yates Rd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53217-3985

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  4. Carroll University

    100 N East Ave, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53186

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  5. Carthage College

    2001 Alford Park Dr, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53140-1994

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  6. Concordia University-Wisconsin

    12800 N Lake Shore Dr, Mequon, Wisconsin 53097-2402

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  7. Edgewood College

    1000 Edgewood College Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53711-1997

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  8. Lakeland College

    W3718 South Drive, Cth M, Plymouth, Wisconsin 53073

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  9. Lawrence University

    College Ave, Appleton, Wisconsin 54911

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  10. Marian University in Fond Du Lac

    45 S National Ave, Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin 54935-4699

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  11. Marquette University

    615 N 11th St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233

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  12. Mount Mary College

    2900 N. Menomonee River Pky, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53222-4597

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  13. Northland International University

    W10085 Pike Plains Rd, Dunbar, Wisconsin 54119-9285

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  14. Northland College

    1411 Ellis Avenue, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806-3999

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  15. Ripon College

    300 Seward St, Ripon, Wisconsin 54971-0248

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  16. Saint Norbert College

    100 Grant St, De Pere, Wisconsin 54115-2099

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  17. Silver Lake College

    2406 S Alverno Rd, Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54220-9319

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  18. University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

    800 W Main St, Whitewater, Wisconsin 53190-1790

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  19. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

    105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-4004

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  20. University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

    2420 Nicolet Dr, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54311-7001

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  21. University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

    1725 State St, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601-9959

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  22. Wisconsin Lutheran College

    8800 W Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226-4699

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  23. University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

    800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54901

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  24. University of Wisconsin-Parkside

    900 Wood Rd, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53141-2000

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  25. University of Wisconsin-Superior

    Belknap & Catlin, Superior, Wisconsin 54880-4500

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  26. University of Wisconsin-Madison

    500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1380

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  27. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-0413

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  28. University of Wisconsin-Platteville

    1 University Plz, Platteville, Wisconsin 53818-3001

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  29. University of Wisconsin-River Falls

    410 S 3rd St, River Falls, Wisconsin 54022-5001

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  30. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

    2100 Main St, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wisconsin Vs. National History Employment

Wisconsin 120
National 8,350

Of all of the history professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Wisconsin state.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Wisconsin

170 250 220 190 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Wisconsin, history is a shrinking field. There were 50 less history professionals working in Wisconsin in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Wisconsin, this field has shrunk by 29% in four years. This decline is faster than the change in the number of history professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of history professionals has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010.

History VS. All Professions salaries in Wisconsin

$46,300 $41,360 $42,430 $39,130 $46,330
$43,308 $43,685 $45,556 $47,117 $48,374
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: History
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by history professionals is increasing in Wisconsin. The mean salary for history professionals in 2006 was $46,300 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $46,330 per year.

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Wisconsin

10th percentile
$23,125
25th percentile
$29,880
50th percentile
$48,405
75th percentile
$59,305
90th percentile
$67,020

This represents a growth in salaries of 0%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Wisconsin state, within the field of history, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid history professionals earn 190% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Wisconsin

History
$46,330
Liberal Arts
$59,260
Political Science
$63,110

History professionals in Wisconsin earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

History programs available for each degree type for all schools in Wisconsin

associate
0
bachelor
32
master
6
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total41

The number of students graduating from the 30 accredited history schools in Wisconsin is increasing. In 2006 there were 843 history graduates from history courses in Wisconsin and in 2010 there were 873 graduates.

Thus there was a 4% percent increase in the number of history school degree or certificate graduates in Wisconsin. Most of these graduates, or 78%, earned a bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Wisconsin

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