Earn a Master’s degree and a certificate together.

At the UW-Milwaukee School of Education Department of Administrative Leadership, you can earn a Master’s degree and a certificate, individually or at the same time. These offerings are perfect for anyone looking to advance their career in higher education, adult and continuing education, and for educators in the healthcare field.

Note: You must complete an application (including the application fee) for both programs.

Choose One of Our 2 Certificate Programs

Overview of Certificate Program Features

  • 15-18 graduate credits
  • GRE is not required
  • Admissions offered each semester
  • Available online
  • Internationally known faculty
  • Small class sizes (typically 15 -25 students)

Combine It with One of Our Master’s Degrees

Total = 33 credits to earn a Master’s plus certificate of your choice!

2 in 1 Application Process

Master’s Degree Admission ApplicationCertificate Application
1.) Complete the UWM Graduate School Online Admission Application. Select “Graduate courses for personal/professional enrichment” as your reason for applying.1.) Complete the UWM Graduate School Online Admission Application. Select “Graduate courses for personal/professional enrichment” as your reason for applying.
2.) Select the master’s degree in Higher Education Administration or master’s degree in Adult and Continuing Education Leadership2.) Select the certificate in Support Services for Online Students in Higher Education or certificate in Teaching & Learning in Higher Education

Contact Us

For more information or questions about the program

Webpage url: uwm.edu/2in1

Robert Longwell-Grice
(414) 229-4721
soeinfo@uwm.edu