Online 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:
UW-L 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.
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
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.
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.
Education - Professional Development (ME-PD) Online Learning
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 UW-L campus making it an attractive degree for working professionals.
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.
The online Master's Degree in Exercise and Sport Science-Sport Administration provides an exceptional education experience that focuses on developing students for management positions in sport at the professional, semi-professional, intercollegiate, interscholastic and community level. The program is a 36-credit curriculum comprised of required research courses and core courses. Additionally, six credit hours of elective courses are required. Successful completion of comprehensive written exam in the Department of Exercise and Sport Science is required prior to beginning the internship component.
Master's of Science Degree
Program in Medical Dosimetry
The Master of Science Degree Program in Medical Dosimetry at UW-L 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.