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University of Wisconsin-Platteville


Contact Information
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Distance Learning Center
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818

(800) 362.5460
disted@uwplatt.edu
www.uwplatt.edu/disted

Online Degrees Offered
Master of Science in Project Management
Master of Science in Engineering
Master of Science in Criminal Justice
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
Master of Science in Integrated Supply Chain Management
Master of Science in Organizational Change Leadership

Accreditations
Regionally accredited by Higher Learning Commission (North Central Association)
M.S. Project Management accredited by Project Management Institute (PMI) – program specific

Admission Requirements
    Master of Science Degrees:
  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • ESL students must submit TOEFL scores of 500 for the paper exam, 173 for the computer-based exam, or 61 for the Internet-based exam.
    Bachelor of Science Degrees:
  • Graduate of a recognized high school or have a general equivalency diploma (GED) from the appropriate state department of public instruction or its equivalent.
  • Have the high school coursework required by University of Wisconsin-Platteville at the time of graduation, or have the required scores on the GED.
  • Transfer students should have a GPA of 2.0 and be in good standing with the institution they most recently attended.
  • ESL students must submit TOEFL scores of 500 for the paper exam, 173 for the computer-based exam, or 61 for the Internet-based exam.
Tuition Costs
Graduation tuition: $610 (US dollars) regardless of residency
Undergraduate tuition: $360 (US dollars) regardless of residency

Description of Learning Environment
The online courses and programs at UW-Platteville are designed to provide maximum flexibility without sacrificing rigor and quality. All courses are entirely online and asynchronous so students can log in to class at the times of day that work best for them. Learning is attained through online discussion postings with faculty and other students, interactive simulations, and other technologies all housed in the learning management system (Desire2Learn).

Faculty Information
UW-Platteville employs faculty who bring vast amounts of professional experience and academic credentials. Our faculty hiring process and standards are rigorous to ensure that our students learn from some of the best in their discipline. In the project management department, one of our faculty is the only person in the world to hold every credential that Project Management Institute offers…and she has a doctorate from George Washington University…and over 35 years of project management experience.

For a full list of UW-Platteville’s faculty, please visit our

Accomplishments and Recognition:
  • Several programs identified as "Best Buys" from GetEducated.com
  • GI Jobs "Military Friendly School"
  • Military Advanced Education "Top Military Friendly Colleges and Universities"
  • Corporate Report Wisconsin "Best Online Educational Institution in Wisconsin"
  • Project Management Institute "Registered Education Provider"