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  • Degree programs

    UW-La Crosse students may enroll in select programs that offer opportunities to earn their Bachelor's or Master's Degree entirely online:  

    Bachelor of Science in Health & Wellness Management Consortium Program

    UWL participates in offering an online Bachelor of Science degree in Health and Wellness Management, in partnership with UW-Extension along with UW-River Falls, UW-Stevens Point, and UW-Superior.  The program is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.  This program is a degree completion program designed to equip you with the skills necessary to design, develop, implement, and maintain health and wellness programs in the workplace.

    Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management & Technology Consortium Program

    Bringing together the expertise of the University of Wisconsin-Extension and four University of Wisconsin campuses - UW-Green Bay, UW-Parkside, and UW-Stevens Point, with additional instruction offered by UW-La Crosse-the Online University of Wisconsin Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management and Technology (HIMT) gives you the skills and competencies you need to be competitive in today's workforce.

    The HIMT program is designed to equip you with the skills to work and lead in the health data management field. Health information professionals maintain, collect, and analyze the data that doctors, nurses, and other healthcare providers rely on to deliver quality healthcare. They are experts in managing patient health information, administering computer information systems, and coding diagnoses and procedures for healthcare services provided to patients.

    Master of Business Administration (MBA) Consortium Program

    The 30-credit Consortium MBA program, in collaboration with three other AACSB accredited MBA programs (UW-Eau Claire, UW-Oshkosh, and UW-Parkside), is designed for people like you - business people, engineers, health care providers and others interested in moving ahead in their careers. You will gain a broad, practical understanding of business, develop skills needed to manage change and recognize the opportunities it creates, and learn guidelines for confronting situations in an ethical and socially responsible manner. The University of Wisconsin MBA Consortium program offers opportunities for taking up to nine (9) credits of online MBA electives. Getting an MBA has helped our graduates obtain the promotions they sought, move into new professions or start and manage their own businesses.

    Master of Education - Professional Development (ME-PD) Online Learning Community Program

    The ME-PD Online Learning Community program is designed for certified teachers as well as educational professionals from other fields.  The program is a fully accredited master's degree program with seven curricular strands based on the Wisconsin 10 Teaching Standards and the National Standards.  Its unique format sets it apart from many traditional graduate degree programs. The format is based on Adult Learning Theory and constructivism that embraces the unique needs of adult learners. The ME-PD Learning Community program is facilitated by a team of educators who have experience in this delivery model as well as PK-16 teaching experience and expertise in the core curriculum.  The Online Learning Community program is delivered online during the academic school year and also includes two one week summer institutes on the UWL campus making it an attractive degree for working professionals.


    Master's of Science in Data Science - University of Wisconsin Collaborative Program

    Organizations in nearly every industry are racing to hire qualified professionals with the skills to transform big data into big insights and better decisions—and these data scientists are in short supply. 

    Through an engaging, multidisciplinary curriculum that combines computer science with math and statistics, management, and communication, you will learn how to clean, organize, analyze, and interpret unstructured data, deriving knowledge and communicating your discoveries clearly to stakeholders using sophisticated visualization techniques and other means. 

    Data science is one of the fastest-growing professions of the 21st century. A master's degree in data science can be the foundation for a variety of positions, including: Business Intelligence, Data Modeler, Data or research analyst, Data mining engineer, Data scientist, Data warehouse architecht, and Director of market intelligence.

     

    Master's of Science in Education: Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education (SAA)

    Our SAA online program offers you the unique opportunity to integrate theory and practice to succeed in a student affairs career in a higher education setting. Exploration of contemporary trends and issues such as the impact of technology, diversity and internationalization in student affairs are also essential components of our program. We encourage you to take a good look at our program and to consider joining us - you won't be disappointed.

    Master's of Science Degree Program in Medical Dosimetry

    The Master of Science Degree Program in Medical Dosimetry at UWL is a 5 semester, 46 credit program designed to allow three routes of entry. This degree program not only delivers the core medical dosimetry curriculum, it also offers advanced professional and research coursework that prepares graduates for future advancement in the profession.

    This degree program provides students with an educational foundation in medical dosimetry as well as clinical experience in a radiation oncology department. The curriculum requires online courses taken synchronously with a clinical internship at an affiliated site.  Admission to the program is on a competitive basis.

    UW-La Crosse sponsors the only Medical Dosimetry Programs in the nation that offer online distance education for dosimetry students using the Desire2Learn E-learning course management system.