Is UW-Platteville accredited?
Yes, UW-Platteville is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
. UW-Platteville is nationally recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Will I ever have to visit the campus?
No, you can earn your degree entirely at a distance. We do, however, invite our students and graduates to visit campus and participate in on-campus commencement ceremonies.
Do online instructors have the same credentials as campus instructors?
Yes, all instructors have at least a master's degree and many have a doctorate. Several of the instructors also teach on the UW-Platteville campus in their respective departments. In addition, most of the instructors have substantial experience in their field.
What are the entry requirements for the Master of Science in Integrated Supply Chain Management program?
Primary entrance requirements for the program are an earned undergraduate degree in any of the following fields: Business Administration, Industrial Technology Management, Industrial Engineering or a related field with a minimum undergraduate G.P.A of 2.75/4.0. For more information, see the admission page
How many hours should I commit to study each week?
For graduate-level coursework, you should schedule at least 10-15 hours of study time per week for each course.
How long will it take me to earn my degree?
The time required to earn a degree varies based on the number of transfer credits you receive, your course load, and other individual factors.
Full-time students (9 credits per semester, fall and spring) can complete the degree in two years. Students are allowed a maximum of seven years to complete the program.
What does an online course look like?
If you’re curious about what an online course looks like, please take some time and check out Ready2Learn
. Ready2Learn gives you the opportunity to sample a course created in our online platform, Desire2Learn. The course utilizes many of the features the online classroom would, including videos, discussions, and quizzes.
Still have questions?
Contact the Distance Learning Center at 800.362.5460
. The Distance Learning Center is staffed from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CST Monday through Friday.