2016-2017 Graduate Catalog Academic Catalog

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This is an archived copy of the 2016-2017 catalog. To access the most recent version of the catalog, please visit http://catalog.uwgb.edu.

Degrees and Accreditation



Founded in 1965, UW-Green Bay is one of 13 degree-granting institutions in the highly respected, tradition-rich University of Wisconsin System.

The University holds a full 10-year accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 230 South La Salle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604-1413.

For more information, view the UW-Green Bay affiliated institution profile page on the Higher Learning Commission website.

Individual programs with accreditations or approvals:

  • Chemistry, American Chemical Society
  • Dietetics component of Human Biology, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Music, National Association of Schools of Music
  • Nursing, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Social Work, Council on Social Work Education
  • Master of Social Work, Council on Social Work Education
  • Teacher Education, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction


University of Wisconsin System
Raymond W. Cross – President

University of Wisconsin System

Board of Regents

  • John R. Behling
  • Mark J. Bradley
  • José Delgado
  • Tony Evers
  • Margaret Farrow
  • Michael Grebe
  • Eve Hall
  • Nicolas Harsy
  • Tim Higgins
  • James Langenes III
  • Edmund Manydeeds
  • Regina Millner
  • Janice Mueller
  • Drew Petersen
  • Charles Pruitt
  • S. Mark Tyler
  • José F. Vásquez
  • Gerald Whitburn

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

  • Gary L. Miller – Chancellor
  • Gregory Davis – Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  • Sheryl Van Gruensven – Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance
  • J. Lance Cavanaugh - Vice Chancellor for University Advancement
  • Ronald Pfeifer – Associate Chancellor for External Affairs