In your workplace, you’ve proven both your worth as an employee and your potential — but you know you’d have more opportunities to advance if you had a bachelor’s degree. You have drive and ambition, but you can’t just drop all of your responsibilities to go back to school. That’s where we can help.


The Program

Developed in response to place-bound professionals' need for additional education, the Bachelor of Science degree in Management is a collaborative effort between the UW Colleges, Wisconsin Technical Colleges and UW-Stout. The program offers:

  • Evening and online classes supported by a variety of distance education methods
  • Opportunity to build on previously completed technical education
  • Preparation for management and leadership challenges


With this program, you’ll:
  • Increase your salary potential
  • Prepare yourself for managerial and leadership opportunities
  • Apply your previously earned technical credits towards degree completion
  • Network with other professionals
  • Earn a University of Wisconsin-Stout bachelor’s degree

Application Requirements

  • Two year A.S. or A.A.S. degree in a technical field (suggested)
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Two or more years of technical work experience (suggested)

Transfer Credit

The Bachelor of Science in Management degree at UW-Stout is a degree completion program for people who already have associate degrees and professional work experience. Students who transfer from an accredited two- or four-year college can apply earned credits to the program. University regulations require that all students complete a minimum of 32 credits from UW-Stout. 

Services and Cost

In order to help you succeed, you’ll have access to:

  • E-mail, library access and other online services
  • Toll-free number (800-991-5291) to UW-Stout
  • Professional courses taught by UW-Stout faculty
  • Financial assistance 
  • Tuition for 2016–17 is approximately $334 per credit (textbooks included)

Graduation Requirements

Once enrolled in the Bachelor of Management program, you’ll begin working with an adviser to plan your academic path. By completing 18 credits per year, you could earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Management in about three years. You can review the current program plan here.

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UW-Stout is proud to be the first university in Wisconsin to be certified for excellence in distance education practices.

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Global Business Accreditation – Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs

UW-Stout's B.S. in Management program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.


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