Milwaukee School of Engineering

Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate and Graduate Urban Yes 2810 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Bachelor, Master Private Master: Colleges and Universities Co-educational 250 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Bachelor $$$$ $ $$ $ $ $$$$ 112
Master $$$ $ $$ $ $ $$$$ 113
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) is an independent, non-profit university with about 2800 students that was founded in 1903. MSOE is located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, which is about 90 miles north of Chicago. Students come from all over the U.S. and the world, representing 26 different countries. MSOE offers bachelor's and master's degrees in engineering, business, mathematics and nursing. The university has a national academic reputation; longstanding ties to business and industry; dedicated professors with real-world experience; a 96% placement rate; and the highest average starting and mid-career salaries of any Wisconsin university according to PayScale Inc. MSOE graduates are well-rounded, technologically experienced and highly productive professionals and leaders. In 2015, U.S. News & World Report ranked MSOE's undergraduate engineering programs as 14th best. MSOE is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. MSOE is located in downtown Milwaukee. The campus is nestled in a historic neighborhood, offering a very safe environment and plenty of activities. Within walking distance of campus, students can visit Lake Michigan, the theater district, museums, sports and music venues, parks, shopping, festivals, restaurants and grocery stores. 1. Average Low Temperature (winter): 20 ᵒ F/ -6 ᵒC 2. Average High Temperature (summer): 80 ᵒ F/ 27 ᵒC


On-campus living offers a unique and exciting opportunity to forge life-long friendships. The three co-ed residence halls feature fully-equipped rooms, TV lounges, laundry rooms, game rooms and study floors. Also, international students are eligible to live in the fully furnished on campus Tpwer Apartments that include full kitchens.

Student life

Meet new people. Fuel your passion. Get involved. Student life at MSOE is as much a part of a student’s life as any class or lab. You will be surrounded by a diverse body of smart students who are interested in making the most of every academic, social and recreational opportunity they find.