CI Learning Experience
Our Customized Instruction (CI) degree programs, certificates, and certifications are designed to bring your courses to life in an online format using the innovative Canvas learning system.
UW-Stout "Wisconsin's Polytechnic University" is the ideal choice for learners who seek an engaging online and hybrid learning experience. Our faculty includes experienced business, education, and industry experts dedicated to teaching you the latest in technology and trends. Stout Online students bring a wealth of work and life experiences and diverse perspectives that will enhance your learning experience.
We know you have work, family, or military obligations that require maximum flexibility and one-to-one support. Our customized instruction opportunities are provided at the undergraduate or graduate level, bachelor to doctorate; they may be completed online, hybrid, or through other arrangements convenient for your specific lifestyle.
Your path to a college degree may have taken different directions. We're here to help you finish your degree, make a career change, or update your professional skills for career advancement.
Why Stout Online?
- Dedicated Adult Student Support Advisors
Every student in our online programs is assigned a dedicated student support advisor and program director, in addition to dedicated support in the areas of student billing, financial aid, and the library.
- Value for Your Money
If you're comparing UW-Stout's customized instruction tuition to our competitors, keep in mind:
- Per-credit tuition cost generally includes the textbook rental fee, though some programs require purchasing materials.
- There are no additional university-based semester fees or technology fees.
- Students in customized instruction programs pay the same rate of tuition regardless if Wisconsin residents, out-of-state or international participants.
- Transfer Friendly
Over 99% of students who enter our online and distance education undergraduate programs transfer in credits from other institutions.
- Free Online Tutoring and Writing Labs
Access to tutors in a number of popular subjects, such as math, statistics, and accounting for immediate feedback. You can submit a paper for feedback to the writing lab for feedback in as little as 24 hours.
- United States Distance Learning Association Certified
UW-Stout is proud to be the first University in Wisconsin to be certified for excellence in distance education practices.
Earn Credit Outside the Classroom
Who says that all education happens inside a traditional academic classroom? Prior Learning Credit can be granted for other valuable experiences you've had such as AP classes, volunteer work, military service, and professional development.