UW-Stout gets approval for first ever doctoral program - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

UW-Stout gets approval for first ever doctoral program

Posted:

Menomonie (WQOW) - UW-Stout gets the green light for its first ever doctoral program.

The program was approved on Friday by the UW Board of Regents. The university says the board unanimously approved the proposal, allowing the university to create a doctor of education degree in career and technical education. The 60-credit degree will take about three years to complete, and UW-Stout expects about 15 students a year to enroll in the program. The new degree still needs the approval of the higher learning commission, UW-Stout's accreditation body. The university says because of that, it's unclear when the program will begin.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WQOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's pubic inspection file should contact News Director Dan Schillinger at 715-852-5920. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.