Schools and Universities in Marquette County

Marquette County is a charming area, nestled along the southern shore of Michigan’s Lake Superior, and is the literal and figurative heart of the Upper Peninsula. Marquette County has something to offer everyone, with its unique balance of urban sophistication and rugged, outdoorsy adventure. 

Marquette County Schools

Marquette County is also home to several schools, including numerous options for K-12 schools, public and private. The public school districts in Marquette County include the following:

  • Gwinn
  • Ishpeming
  • Marquette
  • Negaunee
  • NICE Community Schools
  • Powell Township Schools
  • Republic/Michigamme Schools
  • Wells Township Schools
  • MARESA

Detailed information for each individual school board can be found here. There are several other options for private and charter schools, as well.

Marquette County is also home to Northern Michigan University, a dynamic, public four-year comprehensive university. The university has approximately 9,000 students in both undergrad and graduate programs, and offers nearly 150 degree programs to its students, including 25 graduate programs of study. Several of Northern Michigan University’s programs have recently begun receiving national and international recognition, including art and design, business, education, computer science, nursing, and English. Northern Michigan prides itself on offering highly personalized and individualized attention to each of its students, and is an excellent option for higher learning in beautiful and charming surroundings.

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