Students' Top Transfer Schools

Many UW Colleges Online students are receiving their degrees and looking forward to the next step in their college career. At the end of each semester, hundreds of our students choose to transfer to a four-year university to pursue their dream of earning a bachelor’s degree.

Students can take advantage of the Guaranteed Transfer Programto ensure their hard work carries over to a UW System school of their choice. The education they receive as UW Colleges Online students serves them well, as those who transfer to a UW institution have the highest completion rate of any transfer students in the state.

Our students have their pick of world-class universities after they complete their education with us, and these are the most popular transfer destinations: 

5. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

5. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

After getting their start at UW Colleges Online, many of our students transfer to UW-Milwaukee. UWM is the UW System’s second largest institution and only other research university outside of Madison. New students find hundreds of student organizations, participate in valuable research opportunities and take in the vibrancy of Wisconsin’s largest city.

4. University of Wisconsin-Superior

4. University of Wisconsin-Superior

UW-Superior is a popular destination with our former students for a number of reasons. The institution offers a robust online education program, which can help make the transition easier for our students. UW-Superior also boasts a 16-to-1 student-teacher ratio and takes in plenty of transfer students, meaning it serves former UW Colleges Online learners well.

3. University of Wisconsin-Stout

3. University of Wisconsin-Stout

Many UW Colleges Online students are attending college to improve their career outlook, which makes UW-Stout a natural choice as a transfer destination. Stout is a career-focused university that highlights applied learning and research in order to prepare students for their future careers.

2. University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

2. University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Former UW Colleges Online students find a lot to like at UW-Green Bay with its affordable tuition, manageable class sizes and close proximity to the state’s third-largest city. Our former students build on their foundation at UWGB and continue to follow their dreams toward a bachelor’s degree.

1. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

1. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

UW-Stevens Point is the most popular transfer destination for UW Colleges Online students. Transfer students find more than 120 undergraduate program choices at UW-Stevens Point, which is consistently found in the top Public Midwestern Universities in U.S. News and World Report’s College Rankings.

As our students receive their diplomas at the end of the semester, many will be looking forward to where they’re going next. To get started on your dream of earning a bachelor’s degree, think about getting started with UW Colleges Online!

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