About Stout Online

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Our mission at UW-Stout Online is to be a leader in advancing innovative, high-quality services and learning experiences that engage, inspire and challenge.

  • UW-Stout Online is comprised of dedicated staff that serves the needs of customized instruction students, instructors, and programs.
  • Program courses are taught by full-time faculty and instructional staff or highly experienced adjunct instructors with content expertise.
  • Program Directors seek continuous feedback from industry, keeping the curriculum current and relevant, developing and preparing current students for future employment.
  • The Higher Learning Commission accredits UW-Stout; many of our individual programs have discipline-specific accreditation.
  • Our online courses and programs have a history of success; we have been serving the needs of online and distance education students since 1996.
Stout Online student testimonials about their online learning experience. / UW-Stout

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Student Highlights

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Communications senior hired to market local historical society

A University of Wisconsin-Stout class introduced senior Olivia Viktora to the Dunn County Historical Society.

Reducing waste, sustainability goals of RecycleMania

University of Wisconsin-Stout student Isaac McInnis wants people to talk about garbage.

Graduate Q&A: Hue Vang

Following is a Q&A with one of the 749 students who received a diploma Dec. 16 at UW-Stout.