Globe University, first established in 1885 as a business college, is a private for-profit school. Its campus at Appleton is one of the seven career campuses in Wisconsin, and has over 150 undergraduates. It offers programs in areas such as accounting, vet tech, business and massage therapy. Learning takes place in classrooms, through projects and digital learning. Globe University at Appleton, with its emphasis on practical education, provides career-oriented learning.