SUMMER TERM

Summer break - or summer breakthrough?

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Are you a student from another university?

Whether on campus or online, we’d love to have you spend your summer with us! Learn how to apply to take a summer course.

Speak to an advisor at your school and gain prior approval before enrolling in a course. Most schools have a formal process for transferring credits. If you’re a student at another UW System school, see how UW-Madison credits may apply to requirements at your institution using the Transfer Wizard. Then talk to your advisor to make sure transfer credits apply to your major or academic program.

2017 Summer Term Curricular Tracks

UW-Madison Summer Term is a smart, convenient way to make progress toward your degree and gear up for your career. Enjoy student life and summer scenery by taking classes on campus, or learn from anywhere through an online course.  With more than 1,000 courses offered, you can sample courses from several departments, or focus your studies with one of our Curricular Tracks.


Student modeling for a Life Drawing 232 classArts & Humanities

Languages, literature, history, philosophy, film, and related arts and humanities courses provide valuable context that help you sharpen your critical thinking skills, which are crucial for analyzing information and asking intelligent questions, no matter what field you pursue. Study them during Summer Term and you’re bound to have an incredible experience. LEARN MORE >


Grainger Hall, home to the Wisconsin School of BusinessBusiness
Choose from a wide variety of business courses to gain focus in your career and acquire the skills you need to make a difference in your future organization.  We even have specialized courses in Accounting & Finance and Management & Marketing for non-business majors to introduce you to basic concepts and practices that will help you in your future field. LEARN MORE >

Barry Van Veen , professor of computer and electrical engineering, works with students in his ECE 330: Signals and Systems clasEngineering
Learn from top-notch faculty, and complete requirements that prepare you for subsequent engineering coursework — and prepare you to meet 21st-century engineering needs. You’ll gain the technological tools, resources and knowledge that will help you develop solutions to problems in fields ranging from medicine to energy to manufacturing—and many more. LEARN MORE >

Professor Ken Goldstein's Political Science 104 classEconomics and Political Science
Economics and Political Science are two of UW-Madison’s largest majors.  An education in economics benefits not only students majoring exclusively in the subject, but also those in other majors as it provides a framework for understanding how and why human exchanges work, making it relevant for many fields where human interaction occurs.  Political Science courses are concerned with exploring the exercise of power in its myriad forms and consequences.  When you study political science, you gain practical knowledge, intellectual depth, and conceptual tools to pursue careers in law, business, journalism, public service, and education. LEARN MORE >

Diverse group of students from the Language Institutes program gather to sample an ethnic feast and learn about cultures from around the world.Summer Language Institutes
Want to learn a language not typically taught in the United States? From Arabic to Uzbek, we’ve got you covered.  Summer Language Institutes at UW-Madison include classroom instruction, plus field trips and other fun cultural activities. It is a wonderful way to meet other language learners, practice the skills you are learning, and learn something new. LEARN MORE >

2017 Summer Term Curricular Tracks

UW-Madison Summer Term is a smart, convenient way to make progress toward your degree and gear up for your career. Enjoy student life and summer scenery by taking classes on campus, or learn from anywhere through an online course.  With more than 1,000 courses offered, you can sample courses from several departments, or focus your studies with one of our Curricular Tracks.

Are you a student from another university?

Whether on campus or online, we’d love to have you spend your summer with us! Learn how to apply to take a summer course.

Speak to an advisor at your school and gain prior approval before enrolling in a course. Most schools have a formal process for transferring credits. If you’re a student at another UW System school, see how UW-Madison credits may apply to requirements at your institution using the Transfer Wizard. Then talk to your advisor to make sure transfer credits apply to your major or academic program.

 

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