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WLC Ranked as a Top College

September 13, 2021

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MILWAUKEE -  For 2022, U.S. News & World Report rates Wisconsin Lutheran College (WLC) as one of the Top 20 Regional Colleges in the Midwest. Schools in the Best Regional Colleges category focus almost entirely on the undergraduate experience and offer a broad range of programs in the liberal arts and in fields such as business, nursing, and education.

WLC also was included in the U.S. News rankings for Best Value Schools, ranked 14th among Regional Colleges in the Midwest.

In other rankings that were released recently:

  • WLC is ranked 18th in the nation by Washington Monthly in the 2021 listing of Bachelor's Colleges. The publication also included WLC in its ranking of Best Bang for the Buck Colleges; WLC is 15th on a list of 371 ranked schools in the Midwest. 

  • According to Niche, WLC's residence halls are ranked 21st in the nation and 1st in the state for 2021. 

Please visit WLC's rankings page for more information.

2019 aerial view of campus with MRMC


About Wisconsin Lutheran College
Wisconsin Lutheran College was established in 1973 and is an independent, nationally ranked Christian college in Milwaukee that serves nearly 1,200 traditional undergraduate, adult, and graduate students through its on-campus and online programming. The college, which prepares students for lives of Christian leadership, is recognized for its academic excellence and superior student experience.