Study at University of Wisconsin PlattevilleUniversity of Wisconsin-Platteville, also known as UW-Platteville or UWP, is a public university located in Platteville, Wisconsin, United States. It was established in 1866 as a teaching college. The college
officially became a university in 1971. The university offers both bachelor and master degrees in diverse Course Topics. The campus is spread across an area
of more than 800 acres.
UW-Platteville's athletic department fields both men's and womens's sports teams. They are nicknamed the Pioneers. Many UWP students have become famous. Some notable alumni are David Ott, classical music composer; T. Harry Williams, Historian; and James Wright, Historian and 16th President
of Dartmouth College.
The College of Business, Industry, Life Sciences and Agriculture
The College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science
The College of Liberal Arts and Education
Profile of University of Wisconsin PlattevillePlatteville, WI is home to UW Platteville. Platteville is a rural site not far from an urban area. The school is a public institution. Degrees at UW Platteville go up to the Master's degree.
Students commonly pursue studies in mathematics, engineering, engineering technician, and security and law enforcement.
UW Platteville Selectivity
Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants.
The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.
UW Platteville has 7, 189 enrolled students .
offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. UW Platteville values student athletics, and belongs to the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
UW Platteville Programs and Degrees
Contact: UW PlattevilleUniversity of Wisconsin Platteville
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors |
|Engineering||234||mechanical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering, engineering, industrial engineering, environmental engineering, engineering physics|
|Education and Teaching||196||elementary school teaching, education, physical education teaching, school Counselling, industrial arts teaching, agricultural teaching|
|Business and Management||174||business management, business administration, accounting, business|
|Security and Law Enforcement||121||criminal justice and safety|
|Engineering Technician||88||manufacturing tech|
|Liberal Arts||82||English, social services, history, geography, foreign language and literature, political science, liberal arts and humanities, international studies, . . . |
|Science||69||biology, chemistry, biological and physical sciences|
|Media||33||communications tech courses, communication studies|
|Therapy and Counselling||27||psychology|
|Animal Science and Care||26||animal science|
|Computer Science and Engineering||22||software engineering, computer and info science|
|Agricultural Science and Management||19||agricultural operations|
|Landscaping and Horticulture||15||horticultural science, agronomy|
|Art Studies||14||art studies|
|Conservation and Resource Management||3||natural resources courses|
|Religion and Philosophy||2||philosophy|
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