UWM accounting programs earn AACSB accreditation

The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has earned specialized accounting accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB), an achievement earned by less than 5 percent of the world’s academic business programs. “UWM’s accounting programs have been recognized for decades by employers for preparing outstanding […]

US Secretary of Education honors UWM for sustainability efforts

UWM was among the schools recognized Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Education for efforts in sustainability and reducing environmental impact. It was one of 47 schools, 15 districts and 11 colleges and universities honored at the annual Green Ribbon Schools ceremony in Washington, D.C. Kate Nelson, UWM’s chief sustainability officer, said the award was […]

UWM ranks 322nd worldwide in measure of academic influence

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee ranks 322nd of more than 4,000 universities worldwide in a measure of academic influence. UWM ranked 109th in the United States. The Webometrics Ranking of World Universities measures the volume and quantity of contents a university published on the internet, along with the number of citations received. That web presence and […]

UWM ranked among top 500 universities worldwide

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee climbed 12 notches in a new ranking of the world’s top 1,000 universities. UWM ranked 498th among more than 25,000 institutions of higher learning worldwide, according to the 2016 ranking by the Center for World University Rankings. Last year, UWM was 510th. UWM ranked 160th in the United States. The rankings attempt to […]