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UW Stout Academics

University of Wisconsin-Stout requires a minimum of 124 credits to graduate with 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 Stout does accept transfer credits. UW Stout does not offer classes during the summer.

Around 60% of students who started college at UW Stout complete all the credits required within six years.

UW Stout offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Which Courses Do I Have To Take at UW Stout?

UW Stout 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 lanuage requirement, but there is a math and science requirement. Students do not have to take a computer class.

Majors at UW Stout

When choosing a major, UW Stout students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at UW Stout 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 job searching or applying to a graduate program.

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. UW Stout does not require students to complete a senior project.

Does UW Stout Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

UW Stout 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.

Does UW Stout Offer Online Classes?

UW Stout has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does UW Stout Offer AP Credit?

UW Stout does not offer credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken during high school.

Does UW Stout Have An Honors Program?

UW Stout offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does UW Stout Require Internships?

UW Stout 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 university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

UW Stout has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force 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 Stout include: - an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus - an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

Dual Degree Programs at UW Stout

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 Stout does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

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UW Stout Majors & Subject Areas

Environmental Science
Graphic Communications, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, Other
Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Education, General
Community College Education
Special Education and Teaching, General
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Technical Teacher Education
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Computer Engineering, General
Polymer/Plastics Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Engineering Technology, General
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
Packaging Science
Human Nutrition
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Apparel and Textiles, General
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Conservation Biology
Applied Mathematics, General
Cognitive Science
Sustainability Studies
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
Psychology, General
School Psychology
Applied Psychology
Social Sciences, General
Digital Arts
Industrial and Product Design
Interior Design
Graphic Design
Game and Interactive Media Design
Design and Applied Arts, Other
Health and Wellness, General
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
Business Administration and Management, General
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Customer Service Management
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Human Resources Development
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
Real Estate
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
Construction Management
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other

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