You will be considered for admission if you were in the top 50 percent of your graduating class or had a minimum composite score of 22 ACT or 1110 SAT (waived if over the age of 22) and successfully completed the following preparatory units:
4 units English
3 units Mathematics (Algebra or higher)
3 units Social Science
3 units Natural Science (must include two lab experiences)
4 units to include courses from the above areas, foreign languages, fine arts, computer science, or vocational areas
If you’ve earned credits at an accredited two-year or four-year institution recognized by the Council for Higher Education and have a minimum GPA of 2.0, your transcript will be evaluated for eligible transfer credits.
If you are transferring from a UW System institution with an Associate of Arts or Science, you will meet all of the university general education requirements. Review the other institutions that have transfer agreements that will meet general education requirements with UW-Platteville or plan which courses you can transfer with our transfer guides.
If you are transferring from another UW System school, you can see which courses will transfer using the Transfer Information System. Specific courses outside the UW System may also be eligible for transfer.
To apply to UW-Platteville as a graduate student pursuing a degree online, please submit the following:
- UW System Application
- $56 application fee
- High school transcripts, GED or HSED
- Transcripts from all institutions attended
- Résumé emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Once we have received your completed application, you should receive an admission decision within two weeks. If you have questions at any time, please call 608.342.1468 or email us at email@example.com.
Although the graduate programs require no entrance exams, such as the GRE or GMAT, some programs may have specific admission requirements. To be accepted into a graduate program online, you will need to have earned a bachelor’s degree from a nationally or regionally accredited institution recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 (2.90 on the last 60 credits from the degree granting institution).