Center for Distance Learning Accreditation

College accreditation is a sign that the University of Wisconsin-Platteville adheres to goals and standards recognized as important to the quality of education. It also ensures that your credits will be accepted by another college (subject to their transferability guidelines) if you should transfer between schools.

UW-Platteville is regionally accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission
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Chicago, IL 60604-1411
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UW-Platteville teacher education programs are approved by:

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

UW-Platteville engineering programs, accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering

UW-Platteville program-specific accreditation and approvals include:

Chemistry: American Chemical Society

Industrial Studies: Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering and Foundry Educational Foundation

Music Education: National Association of Schools of Music

Project Management: Global Accreditation by Project Management Institute

Memberships

State Authorization

In compliance with federal and state regulations governing UW-Platteville's online programs, the status of state authorization is listed. Regulations vary by state.