Welcome to the Division of Professional Studies

Whether you are an adult student considering a fully online program to advance your career or a young learner seeking an early college experience at a university campus, the Division of Professional Studies is here to help make your journey to accomplish your goals a pleasant one. Building on a well-established reputation for academic excellence established at our university since 1866, the division is dedicated to broadening educational opportunities for learners of all ages. Nestled in idyllic southwestern Wisconsin; where innovation, inspiration, and determination intersect; we strive to provide all learners with the ultimate academic experience. In short, our team is focused on your success. The aim of our approach is to help learners achieve their goals while enjoying the journey.

As you review our webpages, I am certain you will discover a program that will spark your interest in one of the division’s three exciting areas, which include the School of Graduate Studies, the Center for Distance Learning, and the Continuing Education Institute. From the moment you interact with our team, you will feel comfortable knowing we are here to provide you with the ultimate academic experience. An added benefit of our approach is it allows you to seamlessly move through the School of Graduate Studies, Center for Distance Learning, or, Continuing Education Institute, based on your academic goals, situation, and preferred method of instruction.

Your academic future is very important to us, and I encourage you to reach out to our team to learn how we can help get you started on a fulfilling journey at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville's Division of Professional Studies.