All Degrees and Certificates

Below is a listing of all flexible and online degrees and certificates available from UW-Madison. For more information about class schedules and other unique features, see the individual Web page for the program listed, or contact the specific academic department.


For access to the full catalog of undergraduate and graduate programs, see Other UW Resources.


Program Name Degree or Certificate Learning Mode*
Actuarial Science Capstone Accelerated
Advanced Dementia Care Certificate Series Noncredit Face-to-face
Advanced Geographic Information Systems Capstone Online
Advanced Management & Leadership Noncredit Face-to-face
Agricultural & Applied Economics: Resource & Energy Demand Analysis MS Accelerated
Agricultural & Applied Economics: Professional Option MS Accelerated
Applied Biotechnology MS Online
Applied Drug Development Noncredit Hybrid
Biomedical Engineering: Accelerated Program MS Face-to-face
Biomedical Engineering: Biomedical Innovation, Design and Entrepreneurship MS Face-to-face
Biotechnology MS Evening/Weekend
Building Enclosure Commissioning Noncredit Face-to-face
Business Analysis Certificate Noncredit Face-to-face
Business: General Management: Evening MBA MBA Evening/Weekend
Business: General Management: Executive MBA MBA Evening/Weekend
Business Spanish Noncredit Online
Cartography & Geographic Information Systems MS Accelerated
Cartography & Geographic Information Systems: GIS Development MS Online
Certified Public Manager® Program Noncredit Face-to-face
Civil & Environmental Engineering: Construction Engineering & Management MS Accelerated
Civil & Environmental Engineering: Environmental Engineering MEng Online
Civil & Environmental Engineering: Environmental Science and Engineering MS Accelerated
Civil & Environmental Engineering: Geological/Geotechnical Engineering MS Accelerated
Civil & Environmental Engineering: Structural Engineering MS Accelerated
Civil & Environmental Engineering: Transportation Engineering MS Accelerated
Civil & Environmental Engineering: Water Resources MS Accelerated
Clinical & Community Outcomes Research Capstone Face-to-face
Clinical Nurse Specialist Capstone Face-to-face
Clinical Nutrition Capstone Online
Clinical Nutrition MS Online
Clinical Nutrition: Dietetic Internship Capstone Online
Contemporary Issues in Geriatric Mental Health Care Noncredit Online
Communication Sciences & Disorders Capstone Accelerated
Community & Nonprofit Leadership Capstone Evening/Weekend
Computer Sciences Capstone Face-to-face
Computer Sciences: Professional Program MS Face-to-face
Consumer Health Advocacy Capstone Online
Curriculum & Instruction: Secondary Education & ESL Certification MS Accelerated
Cytotechnology Certificate Accelerated
Data Analytics for Decision Making Capstone Online
Design + Innovation MS Accelerated
Economics: Graduate Foundations MS Accelerated
Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis: Cooperative Program with UW-Whitewater MS Evening/Weekend
Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis: Global Higher Education MS Accelerated
Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis: Wisconsin Idea Executive Cohort PhD Evening/Weekend
Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis: Wisconsin Idea Principal Preparation MS Hybrid
Educational Psychology: Educational Specialist in School Psychology MS Face-to-face
Educational Psychology: Professional Educators MS Online
Electrical Engineering: Accelerated Program MS Accelerated
Electrical Engineering: Power Engineering MS Online
Electrical Engineering: Signal Processing & Machine Learning MS Accelerated
Engineering: Engine Systems MEng Online
Engineering: Engineering Data Analytics MEng Online
Engineering: Engineering Management MEng Online
Engineering: Manufacturing Systems Engineering MEng Online
Engineering: Sustainable Systems Engineering MEng Online
Engineering Mechanics: Fundamentals of Applied Mechanics MS Accelerated
Environmental Conservation MS Hybrid
Environmental Conservation: Environmental Observation & Informatics MS Hybrid
Executive Leadership Certificate Noncredit Face-to-face
Farm & Industry Short Course Certificate Face-to-face
Foundations of Management Certificate Noncredit Face-to-face
Foundations of Professional Development Capstone Online
Fundamentals of Clinical Research Capstone Evening/Weekend
Fundamentals of Online Teaching Certificate Noncredit Online
Geographic Information Systems Fundamentals Capstone Online
Global Health Capstone Evening/Weekend
Grief Support Specialist Certificate Program Noncredit Face-to-face or online
Industrial Engineering: Human Factors & Health Systems Engineering MS Accelerated
Industrial Engineering: Systems Engineering & Analytics MS Accelerated
Infant, Early Childhood, & Family Mental Health Capstone Evening/Weekend
Instructional Coaching Noncredit Online
Laser Welding Certificate Noncredit Face-to-face
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Noncredit Face-to-face
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Noncredit Face-to-face
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Noncredit Face-to-face
Library & Information Studies MA Online
Maintenance Management Certificate Noncredit Face-to-face
Master’s Certificate in Project Management (noncredit) Noncredit Face-to-face
Materials Science & Engineering: Nanomaterials & Nanoengineering MS Accelerated
Mathematics: Foundations of Advanced Studies MA Accelerated
Mechanical Engineering: Accelerated Program MS Accelerated
Mechanical Engineering: Automotive Engineering MS Accelerated
Mechanical Engineering: Modeling & Simulation in Mechanical Engineering MS Accelerated
Mechanical Engineering: Polymer Science MEng Online
Motivational Interviewing Certificate Program Noncredit Face-to-face
Nurse Educator Capstone Online
Nursing (2nd Degree Candidates) BS Accelerated
Nursing (BSN@home) BS Online
Occupational Therapy Doctorate OTD Online
Online Education Administration Noncredit Online
Physician Assistant Studies: Community Based PA Program MPAS Online
Physics: Quantum Computing MS Face-to-face
Power Conversion & Control Capstone Online
Professional French Studies MFS Accelerated
Professional French Studies: Summer Institute MFS Hybrid
Professional Life Coaching Certificate Noncredit Face-to-face
Project Management Noncredit Face-to-face
Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Capstone Online
Qualified Commissioning Process Provider Noncredit Face-to-face
Servant Leadership Noncredit Face-to-face
Social Work: Part-Time MSW MSW Evening/Weekend
Statistics: Data Science MS Accelerated
Special Education: Teacher Certification MS Face-to-face
Technical Leadership Noncredit Face-to-face
Transition to Executive Management Noncredit Face-to-face
User Experience Design Capstone Online

*Learning Modes


Accelerated: On-campus programs offered in an accelerated format that lets you complete the program in a shorter time-frame. Enjoy the advantages of on-campus courses with minimal career disruption.


Evening/Weekend: Programs offered in an evening and/or weekend format to accommodate working schedules. Enjoy the advantages of on-campus classwork and personal connections, while keeping your day job.


Hybrid: These programs have innovative curricula that combine on-campus and online formats. Most hybrid programs are completed on-campus with a partial or completely online semester.


Online: These programs are offered primarily online. Many  can be completed almost entirely online with all online programs offering at least 50 percent or more of the program work online. Some online programs have an on-campus component designed to accommodate working schedules. Take advantage of the convenience of online learning while participating in a rich, interactive learning environment.