Mission and Vision
The Division of Professional Studies proudly supports the overarching mission of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Division of Professional Studies is dedicated to empowering personal and professional growth through academic programs that prepare learners for today's challenges and tomorrow's opportunities.
We aspire to be the leading provider of the ultimate academic experience through inspirational teaching, innovative technologies, accessible environments, and learner advocacy.
Empowerment: We transform lives through academic experiences that embrace and enthusiastically support learners, colleagues, and communities as they build on their interests, experiences, and talents.
Inspiration: We provide encouragement, tools, and opportunities to develop knowledge, skills, and understanding that make a positive difference in the world.
Learning: We foster individuals' infinite potential for learning by promoting the ultimate academic experience to young and experienced learners across the state of Wisconsin, the nation, and the world.
Advocacy: We actively champion the best interests of our learners, colleagues, and communities by working to understand the desires and goals that drive their diverse pursuits of knowledge.
Innovation: We adapt to meet the ever-changing needs of society by seeking out new techniques, resources, and tools to optimize each opportunity.
Accessibility: We provide inclusive, rigorous, and fun academic experiences that foster greater knowledge and understanding among learners, colleagues, and communities through equity in access, respect, and flexibility.