BSET at Wausau

Engineer a better future in Wausau: earn your degree from UW-Stout in your own backyard!

UW-Stout and Northcentral Technical College have teamed up to offer this opportunity. Earn a two-year Associate Degree in Mechanical Design Technology at NTC and complete  a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Technology from UW-Stout.

Credits earned in NTC’s Mechanical Design Technology program transfer to UW-Stout’s programBSET_1_b with junior standing. 

Program focus:

  • Application of engineering and scientific concepts
  • Applied learning in labs
  • Professional studies that can lead to a management career  

Program benefits:

  • Earn a bachelor's degree from UW-Stout without leaving Wausau
  • 97% employment over the last three years
  • Excellent starting salaries
  • Hands-on learning
  • Excellent co-op and internship opportunities

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"UW-Stout not only provided the right curriculum for success, it also provided instructors that had actual field experience. This allowed them to prepare me not only in the way of the text book, but the reality of industry."

Greg Ruff
Director of Engineering
Hyatt Regency Dearborn