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Degrees and Accreditation


  • Bachelor of Applied Studies (B.A.S.)
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)
  • Bachelor of Music (B.M.)
  • Bachelor of Social Work (B.S.W.)
  • Bachelor of Science Nursing (B.S.N.)
  • Associate of Arts and Sciences (A.A.S.) degree


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:

  • Art (Art Education, Gallery/Museum Practices, Studio Art); Design Arts, National Association of Schools of Art and Design
  • Chemistry, American Chemical Society
  • Dietetics component of Human Biology, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Health Information Management and Technology, Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management
  • Music, National Association of Schools of Music
  • Nursing, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • 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

  • 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
  • Ronald Pfeifer – Associate Chancellor for External Affairs