UW System Flex Degree

1:00 am
Mon November 18, 2013

Working Adults Needing Degrees can now Enroll in UW Flex Program

Earn credit for what you've learned, on the job.

After months of planning, the UW System will begin admitting students into its new Flexible Option program on Monday.

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4:33 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

UW System Among Those Piloting New Options for Working Students

Students would study at their own pace

President Obama made brief mention of Wisconsin Thursday, while speaking to students at the University of Buffalo. He outlined ways states are working to hold down the cost of higher education.

“Southern New Hampshire University gives course credit based on how well students master the material, not just on how many hours they spend in the classroom. So the idea would be, if you’re learning the material faster, you can finish faster, which means you pay less and you save money. The University of Wisconsin is getting ready to do the same thing,” the President said.

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