Kewaunee County Life: Educational Opportunities Grow Better Here
Kewaunee County offers educational opportunities for preschoolers through adult learners with strong public and parochial school offerings and university and technical college access.
The 20,000+ permanent Kewaunee County residents benefit by their location with three public school systems and three major educational facilities. In addition, the robust community education programs offered through the Kewaunee County UW Extension office results in a well-educated labor force with a work ethic second to none.
Pre K - 12
The county’s three public school districts are consistently recognized for achieving excellence in education. With modern facilities, either new or recently remodeled, adequate for future growth and an emphasis on advanced technical education and agricultural programming, Kewaunee County School Districts continually deliver:
- Shared innovative learning opportunities
- College and career ready students
Kewaunee County is fortunate to have easy access to a wide array of local and regional higher educational offerings which provides nationally recognized certifications from Associate Degrees to Master Degrees, and more; as well as customized and/or demand-driven programming.
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College’s (NWTC)
NWTC is a nationally-ranked, two-year public college where students can prepare for high-tech careers and begin their bachelor’s degrees.
The college offers two hundred plus career-focused degree, diploma, certificate, and apprenticeship programs. NWTC has 3 campuses located in Green Bay, Marinette, and Sturgeon Bay; 5 regional learning centers in Crivitz, Luxemburg, Aurora, Oconto Falls, and Shawano.
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College partners with Kewaunee County's local school districts to advance the skills of incumbent workers.
St. Norbert College (SNC)
WIth 80+ programs of study, three graduate programs and an Honors program, SNC is among the top 10 Catholic liberal arts colleges in the nation.
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (UW-GB)
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences and in professional studies that cultivate knowledge and encourage investigations into disciplinary and interdisciplinary fields, promote civic engagement and lifelong learning.