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Thinking about earning your degree online?

You're 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.

Apply to UW-Stout for Free October 20-26

If you are a new freshman, transfer or international student apply free October 20-26!

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.

Best for Vets School

UW-Stout was selected as Military Times 2020 Best for Vets School in addition to other awards for military education. Learn more about UW-Stout's Veteran Services.

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.

Customized Instruction Scholarships

The CI scholarship is intended for new students enrolled in customized instruction courses.
2016 Student Data Programs Offered
  • 979 undergraduate degree-seeking students
  • 631 graduate degree-seeking students
  • 316 non-degree graduate students
  • 49 non-degree undergraduate students
  • 15 undergraduate degree programs
  • 16 graduate degree programs
  • 21 undergraduate and graduate certificates
  • 6 undergraduate and graduate certifications

Finish My Degree

Our unique program is your opportunity to complete your bachelor's degree through the online B.S. in Management program.
Graduate student Rahmi Arikan is photographed at The Raw Deal, 603 S. Broadway, in downtown Menomonie

Find Your Program

Over 1,975 students from 49 states and 20 countries are enrolled in online programs.
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Professor Terry Mason works with an applied mathematics and computer science student at UW-Stout

Individual Courses

Enroll in individual courses at the undergraduate or graduate level.
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UW-Stout Graduate student Gregory Applekamp, 39, in the Rehabilitation Counseling Program, studies for an exam at the UW-Stout Robert S. Swanson Library & Learning Center.

Certificates and Certification

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