4 Out of 10 Stritch Students are Referred!

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Through education, academic support, mentoring, and career opportunities, we help students find their mission in life. Our more than 34,000 graduates are known for their roles in nonprofits, schools, small companies, health care organizations, corporations, and entrepreneurial ventures. Cardinal Stritch University is rooted in the liberal arts tradition, transforming lives and communities through servant leadership, learning, and service. Students with diverse faith and cultural backgrounds are invited to embrace and live our core Catholic and Franciscan values of creating a caring community, showing compassion, reverencing creation, and making peace, as we embrace and cultivate the diversity of all of God’s creation.

A Stritch education is often more affordable than most other private and public universities. We prepare you for the field you choose. Both graduate and undergraduate students connect with their career and academic advisors. Students have the opportunity here to develop their academic, athletic, and artistic talents. Small class sizes create a meaningful learning experience.


Continue Your Education in a Graduate Program

Are you seeking a career change? Want to advance in your profession? Today, employers are looking for specialists—those with specialized knowledge and skill-sets. Earning a master’s degree gives you an enormous advantage in the job market and makes you more attractive to future employers. It can be a way to learn comprehensively about subjects you’re passionate about and to enrich yourself personally. Having a master’s degree can also help you advance in your company and field. In 2013, median annual income for those with a master’s degree was $68,000, vs. $56,000 for those with only a bachelor’s degree. As you can see, a graduate education can be a great investment!

About Stritch


Cardinal Stritch University began as a teaching institution for the Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi in 1937. Today, Stritch offers more than 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs that help students develop new skills, gain career-related experience and build professional networks.

Stritch is known as an excellent choice for studying business, education, liberal artsleadership, nursing, and the sciences. Students with diverse faith and cultural backgrounds embrace and live our core Franciscan values of creating a caring community, showing compassion, reverencing creation and making peace. On campus, students cheer on our athletic teams, the Stritch Wolves, as they compete in 17 men’s and women’s sports. Students from all majors are engaged in artistic opportunities and participate in gallery exhibitions, theater performances and music concerts.

The University offers courses at our campus in the North Shore of Milwaukee, Brookfield, Madison and online. Undergraduate and graduate classes are also available through partnerships with technical colleges and employers.

With more than 34,000 alumni, our graduates are known for their roles at nonprofits, schools, small companies, health care organizations, corporations, and entrepreneurial ventures. Through education, academic support, mentoring, and career opportunities, we help students find their mission in life.

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