The Select Mission Of The University Of Wisconsin-Platteville

In addition to the system and core missions, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville has the following select mission:
  1. The University enables each student to become broader in perspective, more literate, intellectually more astute, ethically more sensitive, and to participate wisely in society as a competent professional and knowledgeable citizen.
  2. The University provides baccalaureate degree programs which meet primarily regional needs in arts and sciences, teacher education, business, and information management.
  3. The University provides baccalaureate degree programs and specialized programs in middle school education, engineering, technology management, agriculture, and criminal justice which have been identified as institutional areas of emphasis.
  4. The University should provide graduate programs in areas clearly associated with its undergraduate emphases in education, agriculture, technology management, and engineering.
  5. The University provides an Extended Degree Program in Busines Administration for non-traditional students throughout the state.
  6. The University provides cooperative graduate instructional and research programs in agriculture with other University of Wisconsin system institutions.
  7. The University expects scholarly activity, including research, scholarship and creative endeavor, that supports its programs at the baccalaureate degree level, its selected graduate programs, and its special mission.
  8. The University serves the needs of women, minority, disadvantaged and nontraditional students and seeks racial and ethnic diversification of the student body and the professional faculty and staff.
  9. The University serves as an educational, cultural and economic development resource to southwestern Wisconsin.