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Schools Offering Fashion Programs in Wisconsin


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Wisconsin students graduate with degrees in fashion. Thus, Wisconsin's 4 fashion schools put out approximately 38 fashion professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Wisconsin with a fashion program is Mount Mary College, which is located in Milwaukee. In 2010, it was ranked 78th nationwide. 19 students graduated with a degree in fashion from Mount Mary College in 2010. Tuition at Mount Mary College was $22,118 per year.

The second-ranked school in Wisconsin with a fashion program is Milwaukee Area Technical College, which is located in Milwaukee. In 2010, it was ranked 78th nationwide. In 2010, Milwaukee Area Technical College graduated 8 students from its fashion program. The tuition rate at Milwaukee Area Technical College was $3,620 per year.

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, which is located in Green Bay, is the third-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a fashion program. It received a ranking of 81st in the country in 2010. Tuition at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College was $3,511 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Wisconsin fashion school, average tuition will be $8,171 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $3,433 per year to $22,118 per year. The Wisconsin fashion schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Mount Mary College - located in Milwaukee, students are charged $22,118 per year
  2. Milwaukee Area Technical College - located in Milwaukee, students are charged $3,620 per year
  3. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College - located in Green Bay, students are charged $3,511 per year

The fashion schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Wisconsin were:

  1. Madison Area Technical College - located in Madison, students are charged $3,433 per year
  2. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College - located in Green Bay, students are charged $3,511 per year
  3. Milwaukee Area Technical College - located in Milwaukee, students are charged $3,620 per year

A fashion degree from a Wisconsin school... what next?

Some of the most popular jobs fashion graduates in Wisconsin pursue include marketing manager, merchadiser, fashion magazine editor, photographer, and sales associate. If you decide to work as a fashion professional in Wisconsin, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 84,200 Wisconsin fashion professional as of 2010. This number includes 130 fashion designers, 2,480 marketing managers, and 2,250 merchadisers. The following counties have the largest number of Wisconsin fashion professionals:

  1. Milwaukee County - 25,160 fashion professionals
  2. Columbia County - 9,710 fashion professionals
  3. Calumet County - 5,180 fashion professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 95,310 fashion professionals will be working in Wisconsin. This would require the number of fashion professional to shrink by -6%.

Salary

fashion professionals in Wisconsin earn $51,230 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Wisconsin fashion professional earned as little as less than $15,510 per year or as much as more than $165,170 per year. The following counties in Wisconsin have the highest average salaries for fashion professionals:

  1. Sheboygan County - $66,070 per year
  2. Dodge County - $59,685 per year
  3. Rock County - $57,147 per year

The Wisconsin counties with the lowest average salary for fashion professionals are:

  1. Fond du Lac County - $25,980 per year
  2. Ashland County - $30,380 per year
  3. Buffalo County - $32,870 per year

On average, the highest paid fashion professionals in Wisconsin were:

  1. Marketing Manager - $105,180 per year
  2. Fashion Designer - $73,190 per year
  3. Merchadiser - $50,610 per year

On average, the lowest paid fashion professionals in Wisconsin were:

  1. Pattern Designer - $25,960 per year
  2. Sales Associate - $24,250 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in fashion in Wisconsin and to compare salaries with various related fields such as fashion or fashion design, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Fashion in Wisconsin
  • Bachelor's Degree in Fashion in Wisconsin

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
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
6,132 miles from location Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay WI 19.2351 n/a 9,273
6,126 miles from location Mount Mary College Milwaukee WI 22.2151 40% 1,925
 

Curious what studying Fashion gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Wisconsin

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Retail Salespersons + 76,180 $24,250 -7.2%
2
Marketing Managers + 2,480 $105,180 57.0%
3
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products + 2,250 $50,610 -5.9%
4
Editors + 1,780 $48,830 -2.7%
5
Photographers + 1,010 $34,200 -15.1%
6
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders + 330 $47,620
7
Fashion Designers + 130 $73,190
8
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers + 40 $25,960 -20.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are fashion related jobs in Wisconsin