Public Administration Schools In Wisconsin

There are 15 accredited public administration schools in Wisconsin for faculty who teach public administration classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public administration in the state of Wisconsin, which encompasses public administration training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Public Administration
  • Bachelors degree in Public Administration
  • Masters degree in Public Administration


Schools

  1. Concordia University-Wisconsin

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

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  2. Lakeshore Technical College

    1290 North Avenue, Cleveland, Wisconsin 53015-1414

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  3. Marquette University

    615 N 11th St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233

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  4. Milwaukee Area Technical College

    700 W State St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233-1443

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  5. Silver Lake College

    2406 S Alverno Rd, Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54220-9319

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  6. University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

    800 W Main St, Whitewater, Wisconsin 53190-1790

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  7. University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

    2420 Nicolet Dr, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54311-7001

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  8. University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

    1725 State St, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601-9959

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  9. University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

    800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54901

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  10. University of Wisconsin-Madison

    500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1380

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  11. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-0413

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  12. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

    2100 Main St, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481

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  13. College of Menominee Nation

    N172 State Highway 47&55, Keshena, Wisconsin 54135-1179

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  14. University of Phoenix-Milwaukee Campus

    20075 Watertower Blvd, Brookfield, Wisconsin 53045-3573

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  15. University of Phoenix-Madison Campus

    2310 Crossroads Dr Ste 3000, Madison, Wisconsin 53718-2416

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wisconsin Vs. National Public Administration Employment

Wisconsin 9,530
National 391,290

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

Employment Growth for Public administration professionals In Wisconsin

8,600 8,840 9,600 9,260 9,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Wisconsin, public administration is a growing field. In Wisconsin, 930 more public administration professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of public administration has grown by 11% in Wisconsin. This growth is faster than the national trend for public administration professionals which shows a 4% decrease in the number of public administration professionals working around the nation.

Public Administration VS. All Professions salaries in Wisconsin

$73,378 $75,225 $62,332 $82,222 $85,980
$43,308 $43,685 $45,556 $47,117 $48,374
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by public administration professionals is increasing in Wisconsin. The mean salary for public administration professionals in 2006 was $73,378 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $85,980 per year.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Wisconsin

10th percentile
$43,850
25th percentile
$58,985
50th percentile
$74,120
75th percentile
$81,532
90th percentile
$89,685

Thus, there was a 15% growth in public administration professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Wisconsin state, within the field of public administration, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid public administration professionals earn 56% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Wisconsin

Business Administration
$86,170
Business Management
$93,430
Criminal Justice
$40,644
Political Science
$63,110
Public Administration
$85,980
Social Work
$49,028
Sociology
$71,090

In Wisconsin, public administration professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Public Administration programs available for each degree type for all schools in Wisconsin

associate
3
bachelor
8
master
5
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total16

As the number of public administration professionals is increasing in Wisconsin state, the number of students graduating from the 15 accredited public administration schools in Wisconsin state is also increasing. In Wisconsin, there were 132 graduates in 2006. And there were 205 graduates from public administration courses in 2010.

This represents a 55% increase in the number of public administration degree or certificate school graduates in Wisconsin state. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned an bachelor's degree in public administration.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Wisconsin

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