RISE to the Challenge

Take your place among the next class of future leaders and decision-makers. Prepare to learn from professionals who are leading innovation in cutting edge fields. UW-Green Bay provides 16 graduate programs covering every field. Bring us your talents and passions, and see how we leverage the power of this legendary region to build a successful future together.
Earning your graduate degree, you are opening doors for yourself, your family and your community. Advancing your career and expanding your opportunities, you will be in demand and in control.

Build on Success

UW-Green Bay is one of the fastest growing graduate schools in the state. We have a diverse array of graduate programs, responding to emerging fields and partnering with industry leaders. UW-Green Bay students reap the advantages of rich learning experiences with community partners that include the Green Bay Packers, Bellin Health and Titletown Tech.

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Graduate Programs

Choose from courses, certificates and programs in a range of delivery methods including face-to-face, evening, online and hybrid formats.
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Applied Biotechnology

Our program prepares science students and professionals for leadership roles in the growing biotechnology field with an emphasis in the areas of Quality Assurance and Compliance, Business Management, or Research and Development. This program is offered online.

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Applied Leadership for Teaching & Learning

Our nationally recognized program prepares experienced educators in PK-16, business and industry to obtain NBPTS certification and become leaders in their learning communities. This program is offered face-to-face.

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Athletic Training

In a legendary sports-rich community, athletic training students at UW-Green Bay have clinical education opportunities with professional, minor-league, collegiate and high-school sports and  leading medical institutions. This program is offered face-to-face.

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Business Administration

In this age of digital transformation, this unique MBA program prepares future leaders to successfully imagine the future, disrupt the status quo and create a positive impact in their company, industry and community. This program is offered as a hybrid curriculum with face-to-face and online offerings.

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UW-Green Bay offers Graduate Certificates in a range of disciplines, which can be a building block for a full graduate degree at a later date.

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On the cutting edge of the growing field, our cybersecurity program prepares students for an in-demand career of analyzing threats, developing safeguards and thinking on their feet to protect their company’s digital assets and grow a safer digital economy. This program is offered online.

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Data Science

Impacting nearly every sector of the global economy, data science is one of the fastest-growing professions of the 21st century. UW-Green Bay is considered the pipeline for developing talented professionals with the skills to transform “big data” into big insights and better decisions. This program is offered online.

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Environmental Science & Policy

In a program that embodies UW-Green Bay’s worldwide recognition as Eco U™, students benefit from access to high-impact field research opportunities with award-winning faculty that prepare them for successful careers solving critical environmental challenges. This program is offered face-to-face.

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First Nations Education

This education doctoral (Ed.D.) program prepares leaders to transform institutions and promote cultural resurgence by centering the principles and values of First Nations history, culture, sovereignty and philosophy. This program is offered face-to-face.

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Health and Wellness Management

Leveraging diverse and distinguished expertise, this program draws on concepts from health, public administration, psychology and management sciences to prepare experienced professionals for high-level leadership positions in their current organizations or at top companies around the world. This program is offered online.

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Prepare to take your place among the effective leaders and decision-makers in our region's businesses, nonprofit organizations and government agencies. Find your calling, and we will give you the management skills to make it thrive. This program is offered face-to-face.

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Nursing Leadership and Management

Become a health care leader in a time when you’re most needed. This program expands upon the knowledge of BSN-prepared nurses to develop critical leadership skills using quality improvement experiences and working with experts in the medical field. This program is offered online.

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Nutrition & Integrated Health

Nourishing the future leaders in nutrition, this innovative program prepares students pursuing careers as registered dietitians and leaders in nutrition to improve human health for individuals and communities. Courses are offered in person and online.

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Public Administration

You’ve committed to strengthening your community. Now become better equipped to be a leader in the public and nonprofit sector by developing specialized skills for success, including the knowledge to lead effectively, efficiently, and equitably. This program is designed to fit your busy lifestyle with an emphasis on synchronous, online classes.
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Social Work

With a special emphasis on social justice, multi-cultural practice, leadership and advocacy, the UW-Green Bay MSW program prepares students to create tomorrow’s change today in advanced level professional practice. This program is offered face-to-face.

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Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology

Achieve your potential by helping others achieve theirs. This program prepares students to apply psychological knowledge to help athletes and other high-performance professionals to optimize performance. Community partnerships including the Green Bay Packers provide invaluable student experience. This program is offered face-to-face.

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Sustainable Management

Make a sustainable impact on your career, company and community. Top faculty teach concepts in cutting-edge fields that prepare students to become leaders in how to balance people, planet and profit on local, national and global levels. This program is offered online.

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Choose Your Path

Choose the path that builds on your success, complements the needs of our region, and opens new opportunities.

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The Bottom Line

UW-Green Bay is an outstanding educational value.
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Pieter deHart

Meet Pieter deHart

Associate Vice Chancellor, Graduate Studies


“I’m genuinely excited by both the growth trajectory of current programs and the new programs coming forth to meet the needs of the community. Our doors are open for you, and we want to support the good work of this university to help us all succeed together.”

Pieter is also here to help! If you have any questions about Graduate Studies, please contact us!

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