Professional Education Programs and Services

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   Inspiring Innovation through Lifelong Learning

    UW-Stout Professional Education Programs and Services, a division
    of the Discovery Center, supports the mission of the University of
    Wisconsin–Stout by providing adult learners with access to university
and resources for the enrichment of their lives, both
    personally and professionally. We provide programs 
relevant to the
    changing needs of business, industry, educators and the greater
    community. Each year, 
participants in our programs advance their
    careers, enrich their lives and have a positive impact on others.

    Our programs and services include:

  • Certificate programs and noncredit courses, many offering optional college credit
  • Conferences and workshops covering a variety of topical areas
  • Customized business training and educational programs
  • Program and event planning services



Julie Berndt, General Manager, Johnson Electric Coil - Antigo

"You did a great job of targeting and providing meaningful, practical and useful information.  We have used an exercise we learned on safety this week that was a huge success with our people."

Judy Herr, EdD., Early Childhood Education Conference

"UW-Stout Professional Education Programs coordinates the annual early childhood education conference with creativity, precision and innovative strategies.  I have been pleased to work with this team of professionals,  knowing that every detail will be addressed."


Contact Information

Professional Education Programs and Services
221 10th Avenue E
Menomonie, WI 54751

Phone: 715.232.2793
Fax: 715.232.3385


Discounts for Members

Discounted registration to selected small business offerings is now available to members of the Dunn County Economic Development Corporation, the Greater Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce, and Main Street Menomonie.