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Welcome to UW–Madison Online

Borders. Boundaries. Limits. The lines we draw on our lives can keep us from finding a path forward. But what if there was another way? A degree program for wherever you are in life. A degree program for wherever you are in the world.

The flexible online format lets you create a program that fits into your life—around your goals, your ambitions, your work, your family. Dedicated coaches and advisors help you remove borders, boundaries and barriers throughout your student journey.

Our first fully online undergraduate degree is the Bachelor of Science in Personal Finance. Designed for students who already have some college credits, the online BS in Personal Finance is a flexible option that prepares you for a variety of careers in a growing industry. A unique hybrid of financial planning and consumer finance, the personal finance degree is ranked #2 in top colleges for financial planning by WealthManagement.com.

Earn your bachelor’s degree online from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

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At UW–Madison, we take great pride in our quality and high ranking. You will get to know award-winning faculty and outstanding students and staff. All from wherever you are.
10,000+ degrees awarded each year

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Achieve your goals with a bachelor’s degree from a highly regarded institution. We will challenge you. But you will rise to the occasion, and the results will be worth it.
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We welcome you to our family of high-achieving alumni from around the country and across the globe. Your degree puts you in good company. Badgers support each other and change the world.
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Personal Finance BS

Add new skills and make a difference.
Enter a growing industry with great career options where you can help change lives.

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