College of Education & Professional Studies

College of Education & Professional Studies

The College of Education and Professional Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is committed to the development of professionals who are lifelong learners, creators of knowledge, and leaders of character and integrity. Responding to the changing needs within our global society, our programs prepare professionals to actively engage in an open democratic society inclusive of diverse populations. As a premier center for global learning, the College's focus on depth of learning and academic excellence provides our students with the requisites to be leaders dedicated to change in their communities.

Jaclyn Wolf named student speaker for Class of 2020

December 07, 2020

With a beaming smile, a conversational personality and a natural ability to make people feel at ease — Jaclyn Wolf is the kind of individual people gravitate to.


UW-Whitewater physics alumnus heads NASA observatory

December 01, 2020

Pat Slane was recently named director of the Chandra X-ray Center, which controls science and flight operations for NASA’s flagship X-ray telescope.


Campaign drives UW-Whitewater applications up 87 percent

November 20, 2020

About 4,300 prospective students applied to UW-Whitewater in September and October during a no-cost application campaign.


More than 3,400 COVID-19 tests conducted at UW-Whitewater last week

November 13, 2020

Free, rapid testing at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater continues apace as 3,414 COVID-19 tests were conducted last week.


Sustainability efforts win UW-Whitewater national recognition

November 10, 2020

The U.S. Department of Education has named the UW-Whitewater a Green Ribbon School, one of only five colleges nationwide to be so designated in 2020.