Access every aspect of your UW-Platteville education from the comfort of your home or any other location convenient for you. Our online programs allow you to earn your degree or simply take a few classes to achieve your personal and academic goals at your own pace to fit your busy lifestyle.

To ensure an admission decision for the desired semester, please submit your completed application and supporting materials by the following dates.

Entry Term Recommended Deadline
Fall July 15
Spring December 1
Summer April 15

 

Undergraduate

Application Process

To apply to UW-Platteville as an undergraduate student pursuing a degree online, please submit the following:

  • UW System Application. Be sure to select the online selection for the undergraduate degree.
  • $50 application fee
  • High school transcripts, GED or HSED

Once we have received your completed application, you should receive an admission decision within two weeks. If you have questions at any time, please call 608.342.1468 or email us at disted@uwplatt.edu.

Your official transcripts must be submitted directly to UW-Platteville from the issuing institution. Transcripts can be mailed to:

Center for Distance Learning
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818

Admission Guidelines

You will be considered for admission if you were in the top 50 percent of your graduating class or had a minimum composite score of 22 ACT or 1110 SAT (waived if over the age of 22) and successfully completed the following preparatory units:

  • Four (4) units English
  • Three (3) units’ mathematics (algebra or higher)
  • Three (3) units social science
  • Three (3) units natural science (must include two lab experiences)
  • Four (4) units to include courses from the above areas, foreign languages, fine arts, computer science, or vocational areas

Transfer Credits

If you’ve earned credits at an accredited two-year or four-year institution recognized by the Council for Higher Education and have a minimum GPA of 2.0, your transcript will be evaluated for eligible transfer credits.

If you are transferring from a UW System institution with an Associate of Arts or Science, you will meet all of the university general education requirements. Review the other institutions that have transfer agreements that will meet general education requirements with UW-Platteville or plan which courses you can transfer with our transfer guides.

If you are transferring from another UW System school, you can see which courses will transfer using the Transfer Information System. Specific courses outside the UW System may also be eligible for transfer.

Graduate

Application Process

To apply to UW-Platteville as a graduate student pursuing a degree online, please submit the following:

  • UW System Application
  • $56 application fee
  • High school transcripts, GED or HSED
  • Transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Resume emailed to disted@uwplatt.edu

Once we have received your completed application, you should receive an admission decision within two weeks. If you have questions at any time, please call 608.342.1468 or email us at disted@uwplatt.edu.

Your official transcripts must be submitted directly to UW-Platteville from the issuing institution. Transcripts can be mailed to:

Center for Distance Learning
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818

Admission Guidelines

Although the graduate programs require no entrance exams, such as the GRE or GMAT, some programs may have specific admission requirements. To be accepted into a graduate program online, you will need to have earned a bachelor’s degree from a nationally or regionally accredited institution recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 (2.90 on the last 60 credits from the degree granting institution).

 

The Master of Science in Engineering requires a bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related field from a nationally or regionally accredited institution.

The Master of Science in Integrated Supply Chain Management requires a bachelor’s degree in business administration, industrial technology management, industrial engineering, or a related field from a nationally or regionally accredited institution. A baccalaureate degree from a nationally or regionally accredited institution along with demonstrated extensive experience in one of the areas of emphasis will also be accepted.

The Master of Science in Healthcare Administration requires a minimum GPA of 3.0 in addition to coursework in elementary statistics, medical terminology, and oral communication/public speaking. Two letters of recommendation and a personal statement are also required.