Programs and Degrees

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay offers two types of programs leading to master's degrees.

The first consists of degrees awarded by UW-Green Bay. These are in four distinct areas of study:

  • Master of Science in Applied Leadership for Teaching and Learning
  • Master of Science in Environmental Science and Policy
  • Master of Science in Management
  • Master of Social Work

The second group consists of cooperative programs with the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Course work in these programs normally is completed on the UW-Green Bay campus, but degrees are awarded by the sponsoring institution. Cooperative programs are:

  • Master of Science in Administrative Leadership (UW-Milwaukee)
  • Master of Science in Education - Reading (UW-Oshkosh)

The University also offers a Certificate Program in Emergency Management, Planning and Administration.


UW-Green Bay is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association for the bachelor's degree and for the master's degree. Accreditation is granted after a thorough examination of all aspects of a college or university by a team of faculty and administrators from other established institutions.