Individually Designed

Individually Designed

TYPE: Major/Minor
DEGREE: B.A./B.S.
DEPARTMENT: Center for Academic Advising

LOCATION: On-Campus

General Description

Your curiosity and talents can't be limited to one or two subject areas. You know what you want to do, but there just isn't a major for it.

Design your own major at UW-Superior and take charge of your future.

When you design your own major or minor, you, along with faculty members and an advisor, build a degree that reflects your own unique talents and experiences.

*The individually designed major or minor is also available online through UW-Superior's Online Learning program.

Program Outcomes

Through an individually designed major or minor at UW-Superior, you will

  • Gain multidimensional knowledge by incorporating different areas of study into one major or minor
  • Have increased earning power
  • Gain personal satisfaction and a sense of accomplishment
  • Be more marketable to potential employers by having a broad base of skills and experiences

Program Examples

Examples of individually designed majors that students have completed at UW-Superior include:

  • Sports administration
  • Human relations
  • Legal administration
  • Social administration
  • Human services and public relations
  • Wellness administration
  • Graphic arts
  • Human health services
  • Information literacy

Did You Know?

  • With an individually designed major or minor you have flexible class choices as you combine courses from multiple areas to create your major or minor.

SPOTLIGHTS

  • Class of: 2016
    This campus community allows you to really step out of your comfort zone because you don’t fall between the cracks. You hold yourself to higher standards because of it." Read more.
  • Class of: 2016
    The teachers want to know you here. You're not a face in the crowd. Read more.
  • Class of: 2018
    The people you meet at UW-Superior really influence your experience here because with a small campus, the connections are so much deeper. Read more.
  • The scholarship award I received is a great help as it lets me know I am moving in the right direction and that all my hard work is paying off. I came to UW-Superior as a very dependent person, but have become independent with so much potential and many goals. I will continue to work hard, and am thankful for the generosity and support. Because of Foundation donors, I hope to one day make some student happy the way I have.
  • Class of: 2015
    My professors help me by giving moral support. They have an open door policy, and I feel comfortable dropping in to say 'Hi'." Read more.

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DESIGN YOUR MAJOR

Our self-designed major and minors enable you to work with an academic advisor to create your own specialized program of study.

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

We have several Graduate-level programs available.