Preparing you for one of the most demanding and rewarding careers available, the UW-Platteville Department of Biology. pre-nursing program is a popular choice. Nurses meet the physical and emotional needs of patients in a broad range of settings while providing care prescribed by a physician. With an increased emphasis on preventative care and growing rates of chronic conditions, there is a greater demand for nursing services, creating ample opportunity for you to excel in the specialty and career you want. UW-Platteville also enjoys partnerships with other UW System Schools, such as UW-Oshkosh, that allow for a simplified transfer process should you choose to earn a bachelor of science in nursing.
Outside the classroom, you can build on your experience through student clubs and organizations, or undergraduate research. Plus, we offer a wide variety of campus support programs like STEM Living and Learning Communities, mentoring, and others that allows you to create a student experience unique to you and your goals.