University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire requires a minimum of 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree. Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal.
UW Eau Claire does accept transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, UW Eau Claire has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Around 67% of students who started college at UW Eau Claire finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
UW Eau Claire offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
UW Eau Claire has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students do not need to fulfull a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement. Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
When choosing a major, UW Eau Claire students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at UW Eau Claire below.
Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.
If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, they can design their own major. UW Eau Claire does not require students to complete a senior project.
UW Eau Claire offers services for students with disabilities. Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
UW Eau Claire has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
UW Eau Claire offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
UW Eau Claire offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.
UW Eau Claire does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
UW Eau Claire has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at UW Eau Claire include: - an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.
UW Eau Claire offers these dual degree programs:
To learn more about UW Eau Claire, choose from the options below:
Visit the College Confidential forums to join the conversation about UW Eau Claire.
© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.
Tuition and Fees
Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!Claim Free Account
Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!Find Scholarships
Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.Join the Conversation