What you'll learn as a professional studies major at UW-Platteville

The Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies, or BSPS, is an undergraduate degree completion program housed in UW-Platteville’s School of Business. The program integrates a wide-ranging curriculum into a single, cohesive plan consisting of a foundation of communication and leadership that is relevant to all professions and a focused course of study based on your interests and previous academic experiences.

The professional studies major is an ideal fit for transfer students, junior or seniors who wish to change their major, and students looking for a flexible major that doesn’t fit neatly into one academic area. The program includes several focus areas, so your academic plan can be tailored to your career goals.

Focus areas include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Management and business administration
  • Supply chain and operations management
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Accounting and finance
  • Criminal justice
  • Sustainability management

Additionally, you’ll learn from faculty who bring extensive experience and academic credentials, ensuring that you have exactly what you need for a long and successful career. Differentiate yourself and gain a competitive advantage with the Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies.

Careers for students with a major in professional studies

Completing our professional studies degree program can open the door to many exciting and lucrative positions, such as:

  • Entrepreneur
  • Small business owner
  • Account executive
  • Product manager
  • Budget administrator
  • Operations analyst