An error (Object reference not set to an instance of an object.) was encountered trying to format content from PageUrl=/en/Static-Content/alert.htm Close Message
Milwaukee Public Schools Logo: High-quality school options for 3-year-olds to high school seniors
Main Content

MPS 2024 graduates follow college and career dreams

As MPS seniors bid farewell to high school, their sights are already set on the future. Many graduates already have plans in place to pursue their college and career dreams.

MPS graduates have shared their future plans, and we are proud of their choices for college, the military, technical and trade schools, and the world of work. We are excited to offer a sampling of student destinations after graduation.

Wisconsin Colleges and Universities

Alverno College

Aveda Institute

Bryant & Stratton College

Carroll University

Carthage College

Concordia University

Empire Beauty School

Fox Valley Technical College

Gateway Technical College

Institute of Beauty and Wellness

Lakeland University

Lawrence University

Marian University

Marquette University

Milwaukee Area Technical College

Milwaukee Career College

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

Milwaukee School of Engineering

Mount Mary University

Ripon College

St. Norbert College

UW–Eau Claire

UW–Green Bay

UW–La Crosse






UWRiver Falls

UW–Stevens Point



VICI Beauty School

Waukesha County Technical College

Wisconsin Lutheran College


Out-of-State Colleges and Universities

Arizona State University

Augustana University

Bates College

Bowling Green State University

Brandeis University

Brigham Young University

Capital University

Columbia College (Chicago)

Columbia University

Concordia University (Chicago)

Crown College

Culinary School of Fort Worth

Dallas College

DePaul University

Dominican University

Eckerd College

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Emory University

Full Sail University

Georgia State University

Gonzaga University

Grand Canyon University

Harold Washington College

Hill College

Houston Community College

Illinois Institute of Technology

Illinois State University

Institute of Culinary Education

Iowa Lakes Community College

Iowa State University

Kennesaw State University

Lone Star College

Louisiana State University

Loyola University Chicago

Macalester College

Michigan Technological University

Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Minnesota State University–Mankato

Minnesota State University–Moorhead

Missouri Valley State

North Dakota College of Science

North Dakota State University

Northeastern Illinois University

Northern Illinois University

Northern Iowa Area Community College

Northern Michigan University

Rice University

Rhode Island College

Sarah Lawrence College

Savannah College of Art and Design

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Texas A&M University

Texas Tech University

Texas Wesleyan University

Triton College

University of Evansville

University of Illinois Chicago

University of Massachusetts–Lowell

University of Miami

University of Minnesota Rochester

University of Minnesota Twin Cities

University of Memphis

University of San Diego

University of San Francisco

University of South Florida

University of Southern California

University of Washington

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Yale University


International Colleges and Universities

Bard College Berlin, Germany

Durham University, England

University College Cork, Ireland

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands


Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)

Alabama A&M University

Alabama State University

Albany State University

Central State University

Clark Atlanta University

Fayetteville State University

Fisk University

Grambling State University

Jackson State University

Lane College

Lemoyne-Owen College

Lincoln University of Missouri

Mississippi Valley State University

Morehouse College

Morgan State University

North Carolina A & T State University

North Carolina Central University

Philander Smith College

Prairie View A&M University

Savannah State University

Spelman College

Southern A&M University (Baton Rouge)

Texas Southern University

Tougaloo College

Tuskegee University

Voorhees University

Xavier University of Louisiana


Military Service and First Responders

Army National Guard

Milwaukee Fire Department Cadet Program

United States Air Force

United States Marines

United States Navy


Service Organizations


City Year



Cosmetology Training

Electrician Training

I.C. Stars IT Programming

ILash & Aesthetics Pro Institute

MPS Department of Facilities and Maintenance

Plumbers Union Local 75 Apprenticeship

Sheet Metal Training

Steamfitters Local 601 Apprenticeship

We Energies

Welding Training

Wisconsin Operating Engineers Training Center


MPS congratulates all its graduates! We proudly send you on your way with the words of Nelson Mandela: “It is not where you start but how high you aim that matters for success.”



Stephen Davis, Media Relations Manager
(414) 475-8675
Media Request Form

About Milwaukee Public Schools

Milwaukee Public Schools is committed to accelerating student achievement, building positive relationships between youth and adults and cultivating leadership at all levels. The district’s commitment to improvement continues to show results:

  • Ninety-four percent of 2022-23 budget dollars go to support schools;
  • The MPS Class of 2023 earned $121 million in scholarships and grants; and
  • MPS is home to five of the state's top high schools according to U.S. News and World Report.

Learn More

© Milwaukee Public Schools 2023
To top