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WLC College of Adult & Graduate Studies

College of Adult & Graduate Studies

Admission Requirements

The degree completion program at Wisconsin Lutheran College offers an accelerated option for adults desiring to earn a bachelor's degree. The program is designed for individuals with some prior college experience who:

  • Aspire to a management position or a leadership role that requires a bachelor's degree;
  • Currently function in a leadership role and are seeking to improve their management and leadership skills;
  • Are seeking to increase their performance as a small business owner/operator; or
  • Desire to complete their bachelor's degree for personal satisfaction.

Accelerated degree completion program enrollees generally:

  • Have transfer credits from a previously attended college or university
  • Have significant (at least two years) professional work experience
  • Schedule their time carefully and possess self-discipline to meet the demands of this program
  • Desire to complete their degree in a Christian setting where faculty and staff are highly motivated to serve the interests of students and impact their future

Getting Started

Here are a few quick steps we recommend to help you get started on your way toward professional advancement:

  • Request information about WLC's accelerated degree completion program by filling out the short form on the right.
  • Attend an information session and visit our campus.
  • Schedule an appointment with your personal enrollment advisor for a transfer evaluation at 414.443.8896 or ags@wlc.edu. An evaluation of prior college credits determines admissibility, entry point into the college, and progression plan, accordingly.
  • Complete the free online application and begin the following steps:
    • Contact your previous college(s) to obtain your transcript(s) or complete an authorization form to permit us to request transcripts on your behalf.
    • Ask your employer or other references to complete the accelerated degree completion program recommendation form. Recommendations should not be completed by family members or relatives.
    • Electronically submit your goal statement.
    • Mail your transcript(s) and recommendation forms to:
      Wisconsin Lutheran College
      Adult & Graduate Studies
      8800 West Bluemound Road
      Milwaukee, WI 53226
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