University of Wisconsin-Green Bay requires at least 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.
If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. UW Green Bay accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, UW Green Bay has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 53% of students who start college at UW Green Bay complete all the credits required within six years.
UW Green Bay offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: UW Green Bay may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
UW Green Bay has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with UW Green Bay directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, UW Green Bay students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at UW Green Bay.
Student Designed Majors
UW Green Bay allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.
UW Green Bay does not require students to complete a senior project.
Double Majoring at UW Green Bay
UW Green Bay offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.
✅ UW Green Bay does offer 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 Green Bay has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ UW Green Bay 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 Green Bay does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
❌ Students at UW Green Bay are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Cofrin Library and there are no other libraries 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 Green Bay offers these dual degree programs:
•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
•3-2 dual degree program in business administration
•3-2 dual degree program in social work
What is ROTC?
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.
Does UW Green Bay have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
UW Green Bay 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 Green Bay include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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