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Thinking about earning your degree online? You are in good company!

Several millions of students every year take at least one online course. At UW-Stout, nearly 2000 students are enrolled in online or distance education programs. 

We Have Dedicated Advisors

Every student in our online and distance education programs is assigned a dedicated advisor and program director, in addition to dedicated support in the areas of student billing, financial aid, and the library.

We Know Transfer Credits

Over 99% of students who enter our online and distance education undergraduate programs transfer in credits from other institutions. 

We Offer Free Online Tutoring and Writing Labs

Access to tutors in a number of popular subjects, such as math, statistics, and accounting for immediate feedback. You can submit a paper for feedback to the writing lab for feedback in as little as 24 hours. 

Best for Vets School

UW-Stout was selected as a 2016 Best for Vets School in addition to other awards for military education

2016 Student Data

  • 979 Undergraduate Degree-seeking
  • 631 Graduate Degree-seeking
  • 316 Non-degree Graduate
  • 49 Non-degree Undergraduate

Programs Offered

  • 15 Undergraduate Degree Programs
  • 16 Graduate Degree Programs
  • 21 Undergraduate and Graduate Certificates
  • 6 Undergraduate and Graduate Certifications
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Find Your Program

In 2016, 1975 students from 49 states and 20 countries enrolled in courses in UW-Stout's Online courses and programs

Student Highlights

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City ash trees turned into disc golf course benches by students

City ash trees turned into disc golf course benches by students

Six students honored with Weidner Center scholarships

Funding for the scholarships comes from a $1 million gift in January 2013 to Stout University Foundation from Dean Weidner, founder and owner of Weidner Apartme

Cody Lewandowski

Choosing UW-Stout and the Information Technology Management program has been one of the best decisions I have made.