Face-to-Face: The Upper Iowa Center in Prairie du Chien, WI, opened in 1988 and offers courses to nearly 200 students at centers in Prairie du Chien, Fennimore, and LaCrosse. Many of the courses are taught by full-time UIU faculty members and others are taught by adjunct faculty who draw on their practical experiences in the field. Courses are offered during six eight-week terms. Some shorter courses may be offered. Watch the Bulletin Board on this page for local postings.
Online: UIU-Prairie du Chien can also help you access the highly rated UIU online program, recently ranked among the best undergraduate and MBA online programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Some UIU courses also are taught through a self-paced program through both web- and paper-based formats. Some majors offer blended degree plans that combine online courses and face-to-face courses offering students the best of both worlds - flexibility and classroom interactivity.
It All Counts: At UIU, students can select whatever combination of learning experiences best meets their changing needs. All UIU courses will count toward earning your UIU degree!
Prairie du Chien Center
133 S. Michigan St.
Prairie du Chien, WI 53821
9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday-Thursday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Friday
Although the list is always subject to change, these majors are currently offered at the Prairie du Chien center. Some degree programs may be offered as a blend of face-to-face courses, and online self-paced courses. (majors and programs)
- Business Administration
- Criminal Justice
- Emergency and Disaster Management
- Financial Management
- Health Services Administration
- Human Resources Management
- Human Services (students can earn the Wisconsin Social Work Training Certificate)
- Management Information Systems
- Public Administration (with optional certifications in Fire Science or Law Enforcement)
Certificate programs are available in Human Resources Management, Organizational Communications and Organizational Leadership.
Associate degrees are offered in general business and liberal arts.
The UIU Online Program also offers master's degree programs and many of the courses for an undergraduate degree plan. All UIU courses, regardless of how you take them, count toward completion of your degree.
2013 - 14 Academic Year:
- Term 6 (June 30 - August 23, 2014)
2014 - 15 Academic Year
- Term 1 (August 25, 2014 - October 19, 2014)
- Term 2 (October 20, 2014 - December 15, 2014)
- Term 3 (January 6, 2015 - March 2, 2015)
- Term 4 (March 3, 2015 - May 4, 2015)
- Term 5 (May 5, 2015 - June 29, 2015)
- Term 6 (June 30, 2015 - August 24, 2015)
Current Class Schedule
The Prairie du Chien Center provides a conference room with two general-use computers. The Center posts a list of organizations and available tutors in writing and math. Students have access to Smarthinking.com and general writing and math resources via the links below. Please contact the Prairie du Chien Director or Office Manager at 608-326-4292 for more information.
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