Frequently Asked Questions

Congratulations! By visiting our webpage, you are taking positive steps toward a brighter future. Many students like you have wondered how the program can help them create the career they’ve always wanted. We’ve compiled some of our most Frequently Asked Questions so you can find out a little more about our program, to see if it’s right for you.

How will transfer credits work in the program?

If you have a completed associate of applied science degree, approximately 55 or more credits may be used to fulfill program requirements. This varies by student and each applicant is individually reviewed.

How long will it take to complete the program?

If you enter with a completed AAS degree, then you would need an additional 60-70 credits to complete the program. Typical students complete 15 credits per year. You may choose to progress faster or slower through the program. It is up to you.

How are courses offered?

A variety of delivery methods are used including: live, interactive television, World Wide Web, independent study and live instructor at remote site. Courses are offered in the evening or on weekends.

Do I have to come to the UW-Stout campus?

No. Not unless you want to attend a weekend class. All of your professional classes will be offered at a remote site.

I've got other questions. Where do I find help?


For answers to questions not addressed here, contact the program director at the address, telephone, or e-mail address listed on the Contact Information page.