U.S. News & World Report ranks UW-Platteville a top online bachelor’s program

Platteville, Wis., January 27, 2014 – The University of Wisconsin-Platteville, an accredited leader in distance learning for the past 35 years, is among the top schools in the nation for an affordable online bachelor degree, according to U.S News & World Report.

"In today’s competitive business world, a bachelor’s degree can open doors to advanced career opportunities," said Dawn Drake, executive director of UW-Platteville’s Alternative Delivery Systems. "With a good quality education, more students can achieve their career goals.”

U.S. News & World Report determines its rankings based on student engagement, faculty credentials and training, peer reputation, and student services and technology.

“There has been an enormous growth in distance education at UW-Platteville and around the world," Drake said. "Ongoing student demand for quality online education at an affordable cost ensures those with reputable programs and student services, like UW-Platteville, will continue to lead the way."

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About the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Online

UW-Platteville provides eight degrees entirely online: master’s degrees in organizational change leadership, project management, criminal justice, engineering, distance educational leadership and integrated supply chain management along with bachelor’s degrees in business administration and criminal justice. For more information, visit