Computer Networking in Wisconsin

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Schools Offering Computer Networking Programs in Wisconsin

Each year, approximately 0.4% of Wisconsin graduates receive degrees in computer networking. Thus, Wisconsin's 28 computer networking schools put out approximately 617 computer network administrators each year.

Top Schools

University of Wisconsin-Stout, which is located in Menomonie, is the top-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a computer networking program. It received a ranking of 70th in the country in 2010. 44 students graduated with a degree in computer networking from University of Wisconsin-Stout in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Wisconsin-Stout was $8,099 per year.

Southwest Wisconsin Technical College, which was ranked 72nd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a computer networking program. It is located in Fennimore. In 2010, Southwest Wisconsin Technical College graduated 5 students from its computer networking program. Southwest Wisconsin Technical College charged in-state students $3,464 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Wisconsin with a computer networking program is Milwaukee Career College, which is located in Milwaukee. In 2010, it was ranked 74th nationwide. 13 students graduated with degree in computer networking from Milwaukee Career College in 2010. The tuition rate at Milwaukee Career College was $0 per year.


Tuition at Wisconsin's computer networking schools ranges from $18,048 per year to $3,339 per year. But, the average tuition is $6,298 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Wisconsin computer networking schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. ITT Technical Institute - located in Madison, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. ITT Technical Institute-Green Bay - located in Green Bay, students are charged $18,048 per year
  3. ITT Technical Institute-Greenfield - located in Milwaukee, students are charged $18,048 per year

The following Wisconsin computer networking schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Blackhawk Technical College - located in Janesville, students are charged $3,339 per year
  2. Lakeshore Technical College - located in Cleveland, students are charged $3,355 per year
  3. Gateway Technical College - located in Kenosha, students are charged $3,379 per year

A computer networking degree from a Wisconsin school... what next?

Most people who graduate from computer networking school in Wisconsin go on to work as a computer network administrator. In 2010, there were 6,510 computer network administrators working in Wisconsin. The following counties have the largest number of Wisconsin computer network administrators:

  1. Milwaukee County - 2,400 computer network administrators
  2. Columbia County - 1,090 computer network administrators
  3. Chippewa County - 370 computer network administrators

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of computer network administrators in Wisconsin will grow by 7%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 6,630 computer network administrators working in Wisconsin.


On average, computer network administrators earn $61,670 per year. On average a computer network administrator earns the most in the following Wisconsin counties:

  1. Milwaukee County - $67,110 per year
  2. Racine County - $65,760 per year
  3. Winnebago County - $65,190 per year

On average, computer network administrators earns the least in the following Wisconsin counties:

  1. Chippewa County - $48,620 per year
  2. Buffalo County - $49,620 per year
  3. Ashland County - $51,130 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Wisconsin statistics regarding a career in computer networking and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as computer science or computer networking.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Computer Networking in Wisconsin
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Networking in Wisconsin
  • Certificate in Computer Networking in Wisconsin

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
0 miles from location Globe University_Madison West Middleton WI n/a n/a n/a
6,126 miles from location Globe University Green Bay WI n/a n/a n/a
6,120 miles from location Milwaukee Area Technical College Milwaukee WI 21.9287 79% 20,215
6,191 miles from location Madison Area Technical College Madison WI 15.0205 n/a 16,610
6,148 miles from location Fox Valley Technical College Appleton WI 22.5791 n/a 10,258
6,132 miles from location Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay WI 19.2351 n/a 9,273
6,319 miles from location University of Wisconsin-Stout Menomonie WI 30.3278 52% 9,017
6,146 miles from location Moraine Park Technical College Fond Du Lac WI 21.5343 n/a 8,466
6,115 miles from location Gateway Technical College Kenosha WI 18.0879 n/a 8,458
6,137 miles from location Waukesha County Technical College Pewaukee WI 17.1381 n/a 7,749
6,299 miles from location Chippewa Valley Technical College Eau Claire WI 24.3253 n/a 5,774
6,287 miles from location Western Technical College La Crosse WI 22.4474 n/a 5,573
6,208 miles from location Northcentral Technical College Wausau WI 23.8302 n/a 4,574
6,258 miles from location Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Fennimore WI 27.5622 n/a 3,421
6,189 miles from location Herzing University Madison WI 25.6923 100% 3,381
6,175 miles from location Blackhawk Technical College Janesville WI 19.0483 n/a 3,348
6,214 miles from location Mid-State Technical College Wisconsin Rapids WI 14.8847 n/a 3,277
6,113 miles from location Lakeshore Technical College Cleveland WI 19.4215 n/a 3,137
6,196 miles from location Nicolet Area Technical College Rhinelander WI 12.715 n/a 1,369
6,123 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Greenfield Milwaukee WI 24.9264 100% 1,284
6,132 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Green Bay Green Bay WI 23.5392 100% 1,027
6,119 miles from location Kaplan College Milwaukee WI 15.5021 n/a 746
6,132 miles from location University of Phoenix-Milwaukee Campus Brookfield WI 5.07923 n/a 520
6,119 miles from location DeVry University-Wisconsin Milwaukee WI 9.75611 84% 333
0 miles from location ITT Technical Institute Madison WI 8.05821 100% 313
6,126 miles from location Milwaukee Career College Milwaukee WI 26.2332 89% 198
6,189 miles from location University of Phoenix-Madison Campus Madison WI 4.28762 n/a 118
6,129 miles from location PC ProSchools Brookfield WI n/a n/a 51

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