Beloit is a city located on the southern border of the state of Wisconsin. As of 2010, the city had a population of roughly 38,000 year-round residents, however, including the surrounding areas, Beloit has a population of almost 92,000.
While not a large town, Beloit has a strong and growing economy. In fact, many national and international companies, including Bio-Systems International, Murmac Paint Manufacturing, Inc., Regal-Beloit, Broaster Company and Patch Products are based in Beloit. National brands including Frito Lay, Hormel and Staples, Inc. also have offices in Beloit. In addition to large corporation, Beloit is home to several smaller shops, retail locations and boutiques, most of which are located in the downtown area.
Beloit is also home to several colleges and universities, including Beloit College, Blackhawk Technical College and National-Louis University. Beloit College is a four-year undergraduate liberal arts college and unquestionably the town’s most popular higher education institution. Blackhawk Technical College (aka Blackhawk Tech), which is based about half way between Beloit and Janesville, has a campus in downtown Beloit. The technical college offers associates degrees, technical diplomas and certificates in over 50 fields of study. The National-Louis University is private school with about 7,000 students, mostly post-graduate. It is based in Chicago, Illinois and has a campus located in Beloit.
Below you can explore profiles for four-year colleges and universities with campuses in Beloit, Wisconsin.
700 College Street
Beloit, WI 53511
main phone: (608) 363-2000
admission phone: (800) 923-5648
admission fax: (608) 363-2075
Beloit College has a total student body of over 1,300 students and is accredited to award undergraduate and graduate degrees in various fields of study including, but not limited to, gender studies, art, biology, business, computer science, education, engineering, foreign languages, English, health, sciences, religion, chemistry, geology, physical sciences, social sciences and psychology.
National Louis University
12000 W. Park Place, suite 100
Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
Email: [email protected]
The National Louis University campus in Beloit, Wisconsin offers a variety of on-campus and online undergraduate and graduate degree programs in education and business. Degrees awarded include B.S., MBA, M.Ed. and Ed.D.